Labcorp Pathology Assistant in Miami, Florida
This position includes a $10,000 Sign-On Bonus! (External candidates only)
Perform complete dissection, gross description, selection and submission of tissue for microscopic examination and special studies following departmental guidelines.
Follow the laboratory's procedure for specimen handling and processing.
Adhere to the laboratory's quality control policies and procedures.
Assist other areas rotations within the department with specified assignments in a timely manner after the assigned job has been completed.
Ensure a professional environment is maintained.
Identify problems that may adversely affect test performance or reporting of test results and work to correct or report the problem.
Maintain high ethical standards and integrity in performing the assigned duties.
Knowledge of hazardous waste management.
Knowledge of personal protection measures and blood borne pathogens
Bachelor's degree in Biology, Chemistry or a related science
Certified by the American Society of Clinical Pathology is highly preferred
No experience required with the completion of a NAACLS accredited PA program
2+ years of grossing experience small biopsies and complex surgical cases
Florida state license eligibility required
Experience in a high volume clinical laboratory environment is preferred
Proficient with computers; Familiarity with laboratory information systems are a plus
Knowledge of quality control and quality assurance processes
Strong communication skills; both written and verbal
High level of attention detail along with strong organizational skills
Ability to handle the physical requirements of the position
Must be able to pass a standardized color vision screen
Flexibility to work overtime or other shifts depending on business needs
In order to ensure the safety of our patients , this position requires as part of the post-offer onboarding process, successful completion of medical surveillance testing which includes: TB testing; proof of immunity or vaccination for Hepatitis B, Varicella, and MMR; proof of vaccination for COVID-19 (must be fully vaccinated: at least two weeks or more following receipt of the second dose in a two-dose series, or two or more weeks following receipt of a single-dose vaccine); annual flu vaccination; and color blind deficiency testing (if required by position). Labcorp will consider reasonable accommodations If you are in need of an exemption due to a medical contraindication/disability or religious belief.
Monday - Friday (2:00pm- 10:30pm)
As an EOE/AA employer, the organization will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.