Job Description

Payroll Title:
CYTO TCHNO SR
Department:
Pathology Lab
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
Worksite:
Hillcrest Medical Center
Appointment Type:
Per Diem
Appointment Percent:
20%
Union:
HX Contract
Total Openings:
1
Work Schedule:
Variable

As a federally-funded institution, UC San Diego Health maintains a marijuana and drug free campus. New employees are subject to drug screening.

#116158 Sr. Cytotechnologist

Initial Review Date: Mon 5/16/2022

For the safety and well-being of the entire university community, the University of California requires, with few exceptions, that all students, faculty and staff be vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus and influenza before they will be allowed on campus or in a facility or office. For more information visit: Flu Vaccine Mandate / COVID Vaccine Policy

Please note that this position is a part-time appointment

This position will remain open until filled.

DESCRIPTION

Under the direction Of the Director of Anatomic Pathology and AP Supervisor develops, implements and performs technical procedures within the Cytopathology Laboratory of Anatomic Pathology. Additional duties include technical training; CAP and TJC readiness; clerical; telephone; and communication with laboratory customers, Pathologists and others.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Cytotechnologist license from the CDPH.

  • Certification as Cytotechnologist from the American Society of Clinical Pathologists Registry; or equivalent.

  • Previous relevant experience.

  • Demonstrated excellent interpersonal skills.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor's Degree.
  • Three (3) years Cytotechnologist and/or Histologist experience.
  • Lab processing of GYN & various Non-GYN specimens.
  • Thin Prep certification.

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

  • Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
  • Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.

Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).

UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, the only Burn Center in the county, and and dozens of outpatient clinics. We invite you to join our team!

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