Full Time Laboratory Assistant
Who We Are
PathAI is on a mission to improve patient outcomes with AI-powered pathology. We are transforming traditional pathology methods into powerful, new technologies. These innovations in pathology can help accelerate drug development, improve confidence in the accuracy of diagnosis, and get life-saving therapies to patients more quickly. At PathAI, you'll work with a diverse and talented team of people, who are dedicated to solving complex problems and making a huge impact.
Where You Fit
We are searching for a highly motivated Laboratory Clerk to assist in the Histology Laboratory reporting to the Laboratory Manager at the Diagnostics Division. The ideal candidate is someone who is self-motivated, organized, a team player and is excited about being a part of a fast-paced and rapidly growing company shaping the category of AI-powered pathology.
Hours/Rate of Position:
WORKING HOURS: Tuesday - Saturday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM | The hourly rate for this role is $14.00 to start.
What You’ll Do
- Pick-up slides cut by the histology technicians in an orderly and timely fashion
- Place slides in slide trays and match them up with requisitions
- Separate and promptly deliver slides to the pathologists for sign-out
- Pick-up blocks from embedding cold plates, remove blocks from molds, and melt paraffin from blocks to prepare for HTs. Place matching slides with blocks, including any special stains that are needed
- Assist in pulling the blocks for special stains and re-cuts and deliver to the appropriate tech for cutting
- Assist in entering special stains and re-cuts into the computer accurately and logging them appropriately
- Clean and change solutions at the end of the day on automated stainers and cover slippers, as well as daily set-up at the beginning of the work day
- Communicate with pathologists and customer service regarding case status, resolve discrepancies, etc.
- Perform other duties as requested by the lab supervisor or manager as deemed appropriate
What You Bring
- High School Diploma or equivalent
- 1+ year(s) of work experience preferred
- Relevant diagnostics laboratory product knowledge is valued but not required
- Self-motivated, organized, able to multi-task in a dynamic environment
- Must have positive internal customer service attitude and be a team player
We Want To Hear From You
At PathAI, we are looking for individuals who are team players, are willing to do the work no matter how big or small it may be, and who are passionate about everything they do. If this sounds like you, even if you may not match the job description to a tee, we encourage you to apply. You could be exactly what we're looking for.
PathAI is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to creating a workplace that is free of harassment and discrimination. We base our employment decisions on business needs, job requirements, and qualifications — that's all. We do not discriminate based on race, gender, religion, health, personal beliefs, age, family or parental status, or any other status. We don't tolerate any kind of discrimination or bias, and we are looking for teammates who feel the same way.