Pathologist Assistant

Company

Halton Healthcare

Location

Oakville

Duties

• Grossing of all surgical specimens (simple and complex) independently or under the supervision of the Pathologist
• Assist the Pathologist with other routine activities
• Perform other related duties necessary for the proper functioning of the histology laboratory
• Telephone consultation during laboratory off hours (evenings and weekends)
• Perform daily maintenance on laboratory equipment
• Establish, apply and enforce policies and procedures in accordance with all institutional and laboratory regulatory agencies

Requirements

• BSc (Honours) with certification from a recognized Pathologist Assistant training program
and/or  CMLTO certification for MLT (with training in Pathologist Assistantship)
or  Training in Pathology or Pathologist Assistantship or equivalent (e.g. MLA, degree in life sciences with pathology, autopsy exposure, M.D., etc)
• Will consider New Graduates
• 3 to 5 years experience working in a histology laboratory
• 3 to 5 years grossing experience
• Working knowledge of Cancer Care Ontario guidelines and synoptic reports
• Excellent interpersonal, organizational and customer service skills required
• Excellent English communication (verbal and written) skills, including by telephone.
• Prior supervisory experience would be considered an asset
• Must be able to meet the physical demands of the position
• Satisfactory employment and attendance record required

Hours

Monday to Friday - days and evenings, 7.5 hour shifts

Comments

Halton Healthcare endeavors to hire individuals who are competent in their chosen profession and who exemplify our mission, vision and values of accountability, respect and compassion which guide our individual behaviours and attitudes.

Contact

Name

Halton Healthcare

Display Name

Halton Healthcare

Title

Recruitment

Address

3001 Hospital Gate

Telephone

905-845-2571

Email

ndifederic@haltonhealthcare.com

Job Posting Link

Halton Healthcare

Display Date

2020-12-02

Expiry Date

2020-12-30