Pathologists' Assistant (Wage)
Job ID: R0036155 | Medical Laboratories | Part Time | Charlottesville, VA
Responsible for daily activities associated with processing of tissues as received from surgical procedures, participation in the education of pathology residents, and participation in the quality assurance activities that result from these processes.
  • Performs gross examinations, dissection, and description of tissues received in Surgical Pathology and Autopsy Services.
  • Trains and educates laboratory personnel students and residents in the processing of surgical tissues and post-mortem examinations.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of quality safety and compliance programs.
  • Participates in the development, implementation, and maintenance of Surgical Pathology protocols and budgetary goals.
  • Performs area-specific support/clinical activities.
  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.

Position Compensation Range: $82,700.80 - $132,329.60 Annually

  • Education: Bachelor's degree required. Graduate of an NAACLS-accredited, formal pathologist's assistant program required.
  • Experience: No experience required.
  • Licensure: ASCP-certified or eligible.

Job requires sitting, standing for prolonged periods, frequently traveling, bending/stooping, and reaching (overhead, extensive, repetitive). Repetitive motion: use of forceps, scissors, computer keyboard, and foot pedals. Proficient communicative, auditory, and visual skills. Attention to detail and ability to write legibly. Ability to lift/push/pull 20-50 lbs. May be exposed to fumes, chemicals, noise, blood/body fluids, and infectious disease.

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