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Kelly Services
Irving, TX 75062
**Pathologists' Assistant (PA) - Irving, TX (Direct Hire)**

As a career, we offer a unique opportunity to develop your career with the #1 Diagnostic Lab in the US. This role will be responsible for providing diagnostic testing, information and services to help them make better healthcare decisions.

**Job Responsibilities:**

+ Perform routine and non-routine activities involved in the preparation of surgical specimens for Histologic processing, according to policies and procedures.

+ Assure appropriate specimen accessioning and labeling; maintain the integrity of the specimen and patient identification.

+ Describe gross anatomic features of routine and non-routine (complex) surgical specimens, ensuring that all lesions, markings and sutures are mentioned

+ Capable of grossing high complexity specimens under direct and indirect supervision, as applicable to training and experience.

+ Demonstrated ability to handle broader range of specimens with indirect supervision

+ Escalates more complex/unusual specimens to Exempt Pathologists Assistant or Pathologist

+ Record measurements, weight, volume and any abnormal findings as applicable

+ Dissect surgical specimens and prepare tissues for histologic processing

+ May oversee performance of Grossing Technicians

+ May provide training to Grossing Technicians

+ Complete all associated paperwork.

+ Follow the laboratorys applicable procedures for job-related responsibilities

+ Interact directly with pathologists regarding gross dissection/description activities, including defined specimen types that require direct supervision by a pathologist.

+ Identify problems that may adversely affect test performance or reporting of test results and either correct the problems or immediately notify the histology supervisor/manager, technical supervisor, or director.

+ Ensure all corporate safety, quality control and quality assurance standards are met.

+ Ensure compliance with all local, federal, CLIA and CAP regulations.

+ Maintain a clean and well-organized work area.

+ Comply with all required corporate continuing education requirements.

+ Other duties, as assigned by supervisor

Job Requirements/Education:

+ B.S. degree in related field

+ Pathologist (ASCP), or eligible

+ 1 year of surgical gross experience

+ Graduate of a NAACLS approved Pathologist Assistant training program

+ Performing Tissue Gross Examinations SOP and 1988 CLIA CFR 493.1489.

+ Work Schedule: Tuesday-Saturday 9am-530pm

+ Direct Hire with Full Line of Benefits

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills and interestsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get you noticed.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (
Posted: 2021-10-04 Expires: 2021-11-04

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