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Grossing Assistant II

Job ID: 96047 Date posted: June 12, 2019

  • Sharp HealthCare
  • Copley Lab-Pathology
  • Laboratory Jobs
  • Day Job
  • Full-Time

Responsibilities

Summary
The Grossing Assistant will be a member of our professional laboratory pathology team providing accurate and timely processing of  pathology laboratory specimens.
The Sharp HealthCare Copley Laboratory is the centralized reference laboratory responsible for supporting the Sharp HealthCare system. The scope of services includes the Pathology Lab, Immunology, Microbiology and Molecular Diagnostic testing and is operational 24 hours per day/7 days per week. We are proud to have a team of very committed and highly performing employees! Our leadership team promotes wellness, real time reward & recognition, professional growth, flexible scheduling and work/life balance. Take your career to the next level with Sharp HealthCare’s Clinical Lab Services! 
Location
This position is located in Kearny Mesa, San Diego County

Hours
8-hour day shift; Tuesday through Friday: 10:00 am - 6:30 pm, Saturday: 7:00 am - 3:30pm
This is a Full Time (1.0) Position: 80 hours per 2 week pay period

Required Skills and Qualifications
  • Meets qualifications as high complexity testing personnel under CLIA-88 regulations.
    • An earned Associate Degree in Laboratory Science or Medical Laboratory Technology obtained from an accredited institution,  OR
    • Education/training equivalent to the above that includes at least 60 semester hours or equivalent from an accredited institution. This education must include 24 semester hours of medical technology courses, OR 24 semester hours of science courses that include 6 semester hours of chemistry, 6 semester hours of biology, and 12 semester hours of chemistry, biology or medical laboratory technology in any combination. In addition the individual must have laboratory training including either completion of a clinical laboratory training program approved or accredited by the ASHES, NAACLS, or other organization approved by HHS (note that this training may be included in the 60 semester hours listed above), OR at least 3 months documented laboratory training in each specialty in which the individual performs high complexity testing.
  • Well-developed critical thinking skills
Preferred skills and Qualifications
  • Two years current laboratory grossing employment experience
  • Grossing experience with level 1, 2A and 2B specimens
  • Frozen section experience
  • Medical/pathology terminology
  • Basic computer knowledge
Physical requirements of position may be discussed during interview.
 
Sharp HealthCare is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, gender identity, transgender status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or any other protected class.
 
Keywords: Grossing Assistant, Pathology, Lab, Laboratory

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