Pathology Technician

Allina Health

Allina Health

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St. Louis, MO, USA
Posted on Tuesday, February 6, 2024

Number of Job Openings Available:


Date Posted:

February 05, 2024


34008668 Cardiovascular Registry


Day (United States of America)

Shift Length:

8 hour shift

Hours Per Week:


Union Contract:


Weekend Rotation:


Job Summary:

Assists physicians during dissections and delivers sections to Histology Lab. Maintains organization of all files (slides, Kodachromes, photos, heart and surgical specimens, reports, etc.), and cleanliness of lab, photo, and storage areas. Assists with reception duties when needed.

Key Position Details:

  • New Grad (gap year), interested in Medical School, this is a one to two year internship.
  • 1.0 (40 hours/week)
  • Hours per day
  • Day shift
  • No weekends, no holidays

Job Description:

Principle Responsibilities

  • Assists pathologist in dissection procedures.
    • Labels histology cassettes under the supervision of a pathologist.
    • Delivers and retrieves histology slides.
    • Bags and hangs specimens.
    • Prepares specimens for view by physicians, medical device engineers, and students.
  • Lab management.
    • Performs routine duties including; logging, copying, and retrieving specimens.
    • Compiles data, materials, and specimens as requested.
    • Cleans and organizes lab, photo, and storage areas, which includes disposal of waste materials.
  • Administrative duties.
    • Assists with reception duties as needed.
    • Stocks all necessary supplies.
    • Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in a science related field or pre-med required

Physical Demands
Light Work:
Lifting weight Up to 20 lbs. occasionally, Up to 10 lbs. frequently

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