The USC Keck School of Medicine is seeking to hire a part-time Cytotechnologist to support the day-to-day operations of the Cytology Division within the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Process cytology specimens
Prepare and stain cytology slides for GYN and non-GYN specimens
Make preliminary diagnoses independently of the physician cytologist
Assist with fine needle aspiration (FNA) biopsy procedures
Prepare and stains FNA smears
Communicate any reporting or technical problems with supervisor or manager
Ensure accuracy of reporting by reviewing results before releasing
Perform & document required maintenance on equipment
Review their own pending each day
The Keck School of Medicine Department of Pathology is one of the largest pathology departments in the United States. The Department aims to shape the future of pathology as it will be practiced in community hospitals, academic medical centers and clinical laboratories throughout the country.
The University offers a competitive salary package.
Shift: 3 Days/24 hrs per week (Wed-Fri ); anticipated shift 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Salary: $43.55 hrly + DOE
Minimum Education: Specialized/technical trainingMinimum Experience: 1 yearMinimum Field of Expertise: Successful completion of recognized training program in cytotechnology, current cytotechnologist certification issued by California State Department of Health. Work experience as certified cytotechnologist.A Fire and Safety card must be presented upon hire or must be obtained at our facility within the first 30 days of hire and maintained by renewing before expiration date.Preferred Education:Baccalaureate Degree in Cytotechnology or in appropriate science with Certificate Degree in Cytotechnology.Preferred Experience:One (1) year experiences in Gynecologic and non-Gynecologic cytology including fine needle aspiration, gastrointestinal and pulmonary cytology is preferred.
Internal Number: REQ20084306
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