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Pathology Technician ( Days )
  • Location: Malden, MA
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #15030
Are you a Medical Laboratory Technician looking for something different? Want to put your skills to use in a different department of the lab? Are you awesome? If you're all three of those things, keep on reading because I have something in store for you! 

Lighthouse Lab Services is representing a hospital lab near the Malden area that is looking for a Pathology Technician to join their team! Sounds like something you'd be interested in? Then don't stop reading, keep going! 


Key responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to:


-Implements a system to ensure proper identification of all specimens.  Verifies identification of all specimens, assigns an accession number, records patient information in log, sets up daily work-sheet.  Accurately and completely performs various computer functions as related to accessioning requisitions.  Performs a variety of tasks on the computer such as look up inquiries on patients and specimens, prints out daily logs, assist with report distribution and assist with various computer functions.

-Performs processing of tissue biopsy specimens, dictation, cytology prep and tissue disposal. Performs testing in a safe, accurate, and timely manner. Responsible for preparing cytology slides for interpretation and evaluation.  
-Prepares and performs special stains.  Reviews procedures, prepares fresh solutions, prepares additional slides when needed, and performs all of the above with accuracy in a timely fashion.  
-Checks and records temperature of all laboratory equipment such as, but not limited to refrigerator and cryostat.  Records all maintenance on all equipment.  Maintains cryostat inside operating room on a daily basis and upkeep of frozen section room.  Replaces all solutions on a regular basis.  Orders supplies as needed.
-Prepares set-ups in advance, when requested, knowledge of what supplies are needed in smear preparation.  
-Records all equipment maintenance in a timely and accurate fashion to include the morgue temperature and eyewash stations.

Maintain procedure manuals, perform audits in accordance with CAP and other regulatory guidelines and ensure department meets inspection criteria at all times.

-Plans, ?organizes, and prioritizes work duties to accomplish daily objectives.

-Maintains established hospital and department policies and procedures, objectives, quality assurance, safety, environmental infectious control and comply with the requirements of accreditation and regulatory agencies.  
-Cares for and maintains supplies, equipment and work areas.  Maintains stock of supplies and equipment and keeps inventory.
-Performs other duties as needed. 
Basic Preferred Profile: 

-Associates Degree in Medical Laboratory Sciences or similar; Bachelor's in Biology or similiar also accepted.  
-1+ years in a Clinical Laboratory Setting required. 
Salary and Benefits: 
-Competitive Salary (Depending on experience). 

-Full Benefits


If you fit the above profile, we'd love to hear from you!
About Us:
At Lighthouse Lab Services, we offer solutions to help start, grow, and run clinical laboratories. Our recruiting team has over 18 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. In addition, Lighthouse Lab Services will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

Lighthouse Lab Services | 800-838-0602 | lighthouselabservices.com

#MP Job ID: 15030

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