Histology Tech/Pathology AssistantSend to my Email Email a friend Job ID 75915 Date posted 09/09/2016
Requisition ID: 75915
- Facility: SRS Downtown Fourth
- City: San Diego
- Department: Histology
- Category: Laboratory Jobs
- Job Status: Part-Time
- Shift: Day Job
- FTE: 0.8
- Shift Start: 7:30 AM
- Shift End Time: 4:30 PM
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This position is located in Downtown San Diego
8-hour day shift: 7:30 am – 4:30 pm; no weekends
This is a Part-Time (.8) Position: 64 hours per 2 week pay period
Required Skills and Qualifications
- Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience
- Minimum of 6 months recent employment experience as Histology Tech/Pathology Assistant
- Prior Histology/Pathology Assistant skills
- Excellent communication skills
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
- ASCP Histotechnologist Certificate
The Histology Tech/Pathology Assistant will be assisting the Pathologists performing frozen sections, keeping the stain, QC and the department organize and clean. This is a very specialize area that will required the person to cut tissues and perform maintenance in the equipment that is utilize to conduct this procedure. The person should be able to multi task to perform more than one tissue at a time and be a critical thinker at the time they are cutting the tissues.
The Sharp Rees-Stealy Laboratories utilize the most sophisticated state of the art equipment to deliver a full range of quality diagnostic testing, innovation and service oriented laboratory with 8 full service laboratories and 14 drawing stations throughout the San Diego County. For the convenience of the patients appointments or walking patients are accepted.
The SRS laboratories are CLIA and State certified.
With 450 primary and specialty care physicians providing care at 21 facilities throughout the region, Sharp Rees-Stealy Medical Group is one of the largest, most comprehensive medical groups in San Diego County, and is recognized for excellence in patient satisfaction and clinical care. For patient convenience and improved coordination of care, Sharp Rees-Stealy offers services like laboratory, radiology, physical therapy and urgent care within each clinic or nearby.
Sharp Rees-Stealy has also opened two remarkable state-of-the-art medical office buildings. One located in Downtown San Diego and the other in Sorrento Mesa. Both will provide their communities with leading edge care for decades to come.
Essential Physical Requirements may include
- Twisting (trunk)
- Twisting (neck)
- Bending (waist)
- Flexing/Extending (neck)
- Fine Manipulation / Pinching
- Reaching below shoulder level
- Reaching above shoulder level
- Lifting up to 25 pounds
- Push/Pull up to 100 pounds
- Carrying up to 25 pounds
Additional physical requirements of position may be discussed during interview.
Sharp HealthCare is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, transgender status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or any other protected class.
Keywords: Histology Tech, Histo, Pathology Assistant, ASCP, Histotechnologist