Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Join our award-winning team at University of Washington Medical Center (UWMC). Among the top medical centers in the United States, and ranked as the number 1 hospital in Washington State, as rated by U.S. News & World Report 2019-2020 "America's Best Hospitals", UWMC prides itself on compassionate patient care as well as its pioneering medical advances. UWMC is operated by the University of Washington (UW) and serves as a training site for UW’s School of Medicine.
We have an exciting opportunity for a Clinical Lab Tech 1 in our Pathology Department.
The Clinical Laboratory Technician 1 is supervised by the Pathologist Assistant Lead. The technician will perform slide distribution, monitor worklist for new orders and pull blocks or slides, file blocks, and maintain the frozen section room, assist with frozen sections, set up specimens for accessioning, accession specimens, laboratory tests and other laboratory work in support of technologists, faculty and staff.
Retrieve specimens for gross room & frozen section room:
Assist in preparation & set up & maintenance of frozen section room staining series and supplies. Assist in Frozen sections as required:
Assist with FNA slide preparation as required:
Maintenance of laboratory equipment such as, cryostats, grossing stations and stain line:
Perform laboratory specimen processing consisting of receiving, identifying, sorting, preparation and internal laboratory distribution of tissue and cytology specimens:
Perform clerical tasks as required:
Maintain in Frozen Section room, cleaning & disinfecting various equipment; i.e. cryostats, and work areas:
Maintain stock/ supplies and orders supplies as needed for clinics, department and operating room:
Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest public institutions in the west coast and one of the preeminent research universities in the world. The University of Washington is a multi-campus university comprised of three different campuses: Seattle, Tacoma, and Bothell. The Seattle campus is made up of sixteen schools and colleges that serve students ranging from an undergraduate level to a doctoral level. The university is home to world-class libraries, arts, music, drama, and sports, as well as the highest quality medical care in Washington State and a world-class academic medical center. The teaching and research of the University’s many professional schools provide undergraduate and graduate students the education necessary toward achieving an excellence that will serve the state, the region, and the nation. As part of a large and diverse community, the University of Washington serves more students than any other institution in the Northwest.