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Laboratory Assistant

Pathology Watch

Pathology Watch

Scottsdale, AZ, USA
Posted on Tuesday, July 2, 2024

Job Functions, Duties, Responsibilities and Position Qualifications:

Quality is in our DNA -- is it in yours?

You put the pro in medical laboratory professional. You’ve got problem-solving instincts, a passion for patient care, and the technical training to deliver quality results. You’re also looking for great benefits and the support of an all-star team.

Join our front line of #HealthcareHeroes! Our mission is to advance the health and wellbeing of our communities as a leader in anatomic pathology laboratory solutions.

Location: Scottsdale, AZ 85258

Days: Monday - Friday

Hours: 11:30 AM - 8:00 PM

Full-time: Benefit Eligible

In this role, you will:

  • Accurately accession patient specimens into the laboratory information system
  • Provide support for pathologists, histology technicians, and gross technicians in the anatomic pathology lab
  • Perform and document scheduled preventative maintenance on instruments and stain lines
  • Correlate H&E and IHC slides for scanning and distribution
  • Embed processed specimens in paraffin
  • Prepare chemical and biological waste for removal
  • File, retrieve and scan pathology materials for send out studies and specialized testing
  • Answer phones and serve as a resource for clients and patients

All you need is:

  • High School Diploma, minimum
  • One year of laboratory training or experience is preferred, or qualified to receive on the job training
  • Strong reading, writing, communication, multitasking, time management, and analytical skills
  • Ability to operate general laboratory and office equipment, including but not limited to: telephones, computers, automated slide scanning and staining systems, microscopes, and audible alarms

Bonus points if you’ve got:

  • 2+ years of laboratory training or experience in a high volume laboratory

We’ll give you:

  • Appreciation for your work
  • A feeling of satisfaction that you’ve helped people
  • Free lab services for you and your dependents
  • Work-life balance, including Paid Time Off and Paid Holidays
  • Competitive benefits including medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Help saving for retirement, with a 401(k) plus a company match
  • A sense of belonging – we’re a community!

We also want you to know:

This role will have routine access to Protected Health Information (PHI). Employees will be trained on reasonable safeguards and are expected to maintain strict confidentiality, as well as abide by all applicable privacy and security standards. Employees are expected only to access PHI when it is required to fulfill job duties

Scheduled Weekly Hours:


Work Shift:

2nd Shift (United States of America)

Job Category:

Laboratory Operations


Laboratory Medicine Consultants LTD

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