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Pathologist Assistant
  • Location: CHICO, CA
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #15473

Do you aspire to work in a setting that will offer you the chance to make a direct impact on members of your community?  If so, this might be a perfect position for you. Lighthouse Lab Services is representing a state of the art Pathology group near beautiful Chico, CA that is seeking a Pathologist Assistant.   

Our client is is an independently owned CAP-accredited anatomic pathology laboratory that has been in Chico, California for over 60 years. They serve the needs of Butte, Glenn, Yuba, Sutter and Colusa counties, including five hospitals and multiple outpatient surgery centers, clinics and clinician offices

Basic functions of the position:
– Gross description and dissection of tissues removed at surgery, including selection and submission of sections for histological and other specialized testing.
– Prepares tissue for additional analytic procedures such as immunohistochemical staining, flow cytometry, image analysis, microbiological cultures, genetic analysis, chemical analysis, and toxicology and assists in photography of pathological specimens as indicated or requested.
– Summarization of patient medical history.
– Performance of post-mortem examination with subsequent dissection and dictation of data.
– Performs other duties as needed by department.

The Ideal Candidate Will Have:
– ASCP certification or Master’s degree from approved pathology assistant program
– New Grads are encouraged to apply.
– Superior communication skills and interpersonal skills.

The position offers substantial benefits, including competitive salary, paid time off, medical and dental insurance, employer paid profit sharing, 401(k) plan, relocation assistance and a continuing education allowance.

Additional Information:
Chico is a northern California community of 100,000 with outstanding recreational and cultural resources. For the active individual there are many running and cycling clubs and events throughout the year, in addition to several golf courses and many public tennis courts. Chico boasts one of the largest municipal parks in the country, which offers many opportunities for hiking and biking. The close proximity to the Sierras and Lake Oroville adds opportunities for boating and outdoor winter recreation.  The area provides many cultural opportunities not typically found in communities this size. We have an excellent public and private school system for those with children. All this makes Chico an ideal place to live and work.

About Us:
At Lighthouse Lab Services, we offer solutions to help start, grow, and run clinical laboratories. Our recruiting team has over 17 years of proven success placing job seekers in positions ranging from entry level Medical Technologists to seasoned Laboratory Directors. We recruit nationwide, for permanent and travel positions with clients ranging from small hospitals to large reference laboratories.

It is the policy of Lighthouse Lab Services to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. Lighthouse Lab Services is committed to working and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals of all abilities, including persons with disabilities. If at any time during the application process, you need an accommodation, please contact recruiting@lighthouselabservices.com for assistance.

Lighthouse Lab Services | 844-334-1658 | lighthouselabservices.com

#JY Job ID: 15473

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