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Lab Assistant - Pathology - Bon Secours St. Francis Downtown - Full Time - Days/Afternoons

Company: Bon Secours
Location: Greenville
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Thank you for considering a career at Bon Secours!Summary of Primary Function/General Purpose of PositionThe Lab Histology/Cytology Assistant position is an entry level position that performs routine functions to aid in the preparation of histopathology and/or cytology samples. The assistant works under general supervision of trained Histology techs and/or Cytology techs.Essential Job Functions

  • Performs multiple computer functions using the laboratory information system.
  • Performs secretarial and clerical duties (e.g., answering phones, assisting clients and patients, etc.)
  • Assists pathology, histology, and/or cytology staff.
  • Performs special procedures.
  • Prepares specimens, slides, blocks, reports, patient information, and other pertinent materials for mailing to referral sites or pickup by patients, family members, or physicians' office personnel.
  • May perform specimen collection.This document is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, duties, requirements, or working conditions associated with the job. Employees may be required to perform other job-related duties as required by their supervisor, subject to reasonable accommodation.Licensing/CertificationNoneEducationHigh School/GED (required)Work ExperienceLab experience (preferred)Lab Information Systems experience (preferred)TrainingScience courses (Chemisty, Biology, etc.) - CESkillsActive ListeningCritical ThinkingReading ComprehensionMonitoringActive LearningScienceService OrientationVerbal and Written CommunicationJudgment and Decision MakingOperation MonitoringTime ManagementLab Information SystemsMedical TerminologyTelephone skillsWorking ConditionsPeriods of high stress and fluctuating workloads may occurMay be exposed to limited hazardous substances or body fluids*May be exposed to human blood and other potentially infectious materials*May have periods of constant interruptionsRequired to car travel to off-site locations, occasionally in adverse weather conditionsOther: Intermittent exposure to fumes and odors
    • Individuals in this position are required to exercise universal precautions, use personal protective equipment and devices, and learn the policies concerning infection control.Physical RequirementsLifting/Carrying (0-50 lbs.) 1-33%Lifting/Carrying (50-100 lbs.) 0%Push/Pull (0-50 lbs.) 1-33%Push/Pull (50-100 lbs.) 1-33%Stoop/Kneel 1-33%Crawling 0%Climbing 0%Balance 1-33%Bending 1-33%Sitting 67-100%Walking 1-33%Standing 1-33%Additional Physical Requirements/HazardsManual dexterity (eye/hand coordination)Perform shift workHear alarms/telephone/audio recorderReach above shoulderRepetitive arm/hand movementsFinger DexterityColor VisionAcuity - farAcuity - nearDepth perceptionExposure to toxic/caustic/chemicals/detergentsExposure to moving mechanical partsExposure to dust/fumesExposure to potential electrical shockExposure to x ray/electromagnetic energyExposure to high pitched noisesGaseous risk exposurePatient PopulationNot applicable to this positionBon Secours is an equal opportunity employer.We'll also reward your hard work with:
      • Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans
      • Prescription drug coverage
      • Flexible spending accounts
      • Life insurance w/AD&D
      • An employer-matched 403(b) for those who qualify
      • Paid time off
      • Educational Assistance
      • And much moreScheduled Weekly Hours:40Work Shift:Days/AfternoonsDepartment:Histology - St. Francis DowntownAll applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If you'd like to view a copy of the affirmative action plan or policy statement for Mercy Health - Youngstown, Ohio or Bon Secours - Franklin, Virginia; Petersburg, Virginia; and Emporia, Virginia, which are Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employers, please email If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact The Talent Acquisition Team at

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