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Pathology Associate I

Hiring Organization:
Altasciences Preclinical Services

Date Posted:

Position Description:
The Pathology Associate I will provide high quality and timely processing of pathological specimens through gross examinations, necropsies, tissue trimming and tissue processing as specified in company protocols and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).
How You'll Contribute:
You will train and become fluent on core standard operating procedures. Core SOP skills include but are not limited to:
? Necropsy
? Organ weighing
? Bone marrow smear preparation
? Tissue trimming
? Decalcification
? Use of an Electronic Data Capture System (EDCS)
? Heat sealing
? Archiving
? Quality check (QC) review

What We Are Looking For:
? Bachelor of Science (B.S.) or Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) preferred; Associates degree or additional work experience acceptable
? Sixth months to one year of biological science or laboratory related work if B.S. or B.A. degree requirement not met.
? Basic computer software skills (MS Office Suite) required.
? Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, software manuals, study documents, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
? Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of the organization.
? Ability to understand and utilize appropriate mathematical concepts for calculating and interpreting scientific data.
? Basic bench chemistry skills required. Aptitude to learn new pathology and histology techniques.
? General reading, writing, and verbal communication skills; strong interpersonal skills to include effective communication with supervisors, co-workers, clients, visitors, etc.
? Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables, should possess the ability to deal with problems arising in a variety of research situations.
? Strong attention to detail.
? Working knowledge of anatomic biology preferred.
What We Offer:
? Competitive salary
? Medical/Dental/Vision insurance
? 401K
? Life insurance
? Relaxed dress code
? Paid holidays
? Paid Time Off
? On-site cafeteria and gym
? Company events, including happy hours, team building competitions, lunches and much more.
Altasciences Preclinical Services, Seattle LLC is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected status.
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Susan Robinson
Everett, WA 98203

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