PATHOLOGY ASSISTANT - Pathology Lab Svcs - Full Time - Day in San Diego, CA at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla

Date Posted: 4/11/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    9888 Genesee Avenue
    San Diego, CA
  • Job Type:
    Laboratory
  • Date Posted:
    4/11/2018
  • Job ID:
    1024129

Job Description

This position is assigned technical assistance duties histology. Duties will include specimen accessioning, specimen distribution, staining, cover slipping and repair of histology slides, histology sectioning of frozen tissue, assisting Pathologists with photography, knowledge of protocols for special handling of surgical specimens, maintaining slide files and records, monitoring/ordering of supplies and maintaining work areas in a clean and orderly fashion.

Job Requirements

Experience/Specialized Skills: Knowledge of medical terminology. Ability to handle multiple tasks. Detail oriented. Legible penmanship. Basic computer skills, especially data entry. Excellent customer service skills. High school diploma w/background in science preferred.

Required Education/Course(s)/Training: High School diploma with background in science.Two years laboratory experience preferred.

Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.