Pathology Technician
at Medix

Date Posted: 10/16/2019

Job Description

American Preclinical Services

Pathology Technician

Pay: $18 - $20

Benefits: Health, Vision, Dental, 401k, PTO

3-6 month contract to hire

Overview of Responsibilities:

  • Performs anatomic pathology and laboratory duties including performing necropsies, documenting findings, trimming tissue, assisting in the histology laboratory and shipping of specimens. Adherence to GLP and non-GLP studies is mandatory.
  • Supports or independently performs necropsy procedures, including complete necropsies and perfusion procedures.
  • Assists and performs routine gross examination as required by GLP standards, and performs accurate and timely record keeping.
  • Assists in the coordination of study tasks from pre-initiation to study completion.
  • Coordinates and performs the shipping of all pathology related specimens to the appropriate designated facility. Performs thorough recordkeeping of shipping and receipt logs.
  • Performs tissue trimming according to established guidelines.
  • Maintains a clean, GLP-compliant lab and ensures all logbooks are reviewed and correct. Maintains laboratory equipment according to applicable SOPs.
  • Performs calibration or validation activities to specialized equipment.

Must have experience:

  • Anatomy experience
  • Dissection experience: small or large animals
    • frogs would be sufficient
  • 4 year degree in Biology, Neuroscience, etc.
Reference number: 91716

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Coon Rapids, MN
  • Job Type: Research
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 10/16/2019

About Us

Medix provides workforce solutions to clients and creates opportunity for talent representing a variety of industries through our Healthcare, Scientific and Information Technology divisions. We have earned our reputation as an industry leader by providing unsurpassed customer service and top quality professionals to our clients.

At Medix we are extremely dedicated to our candidates, providing them with the best advice, support and direction during their job search. We work with all of our candidates personally to understand their skills and aspirations and best match them with opportunities that fit their goals. As we place contract, contract-to-hire and direct hire employment plans, we offer the flexibility to accommodate your schedule and needs.  We will also provide guidance and support during the interview process.  The benefits at Medix don’t stop there. After being employed for 30 days and averaging 30 hours per week for those 30 days, you become eligible for our benefit program.

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