PATHOLOGISTS’ ASSISTANTS – BRITISH COLUMBIA - Dr. C. J. Coady Associates

Posting Date:Mon, 04 Jul 2022
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Estimated Start Date: To be Determined
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Pathologists’ Assistants – Dr. C. J. Coady Associates.
Number of Vacancies: 3
Date to Apply By: Until Filled Estimated Start Date: To be Determined
Address: Unit 140, 7455 – 132nd St. V3W 1J8 City: Surrey, BC

PATHOLOGISTS’ ASSISTANTS – BRITISH COLUMBIA
Dr. C. J. Coady Associates

Three full-time position for Pathologists’ Assistants at Royal Columbian Hospital (New Westminster, BC), Surrey Memorial Hospital (Surrey, BC), and Abbotsford Regional Hospital (Abbotsford, BC) are available within the integrated practice of Dr. C. J. Coady Associates.

Dr. C. J. Coady Associates is a large partnership of laboratory physicians, which has been providing a range of consulting diagnostic laboratory services for over 60 years and currently provides services to 12 hospitals in the Fraser Health Authority, serving a population of 1.8 million.

The Lower Mainland region offers a comfortable west coast climate, easy access to the ocean and fresh-water beaches, mountains, and forests as well as urban amenities and culture.

Job Summary

  • Receives and prepares specimens from biopsy and surgical procedures, and provides a macroscopic description and dissection of the tissues, with selection of appropriate sections for histologic processing. Provides technical support to gross room colleagues.
  • As a pathologist extender, this position works in close collaboration with and under the supervision of pathologist medical staff in all matters relating to tissue examination, dissection, and staff/resident training and evaluation. The Pathologists’ Assistant maintains extensive knowledge in anatomy, pathology, cancer staging, dissection, and dictation techniques/procedures through education/certification and ongoing competency maintenance.
  • Full time position with competitive benefits; Monday to Friday; 8 hrs/Day.
  • Salary Range: $39.60 - $49.10/Hour

Requirements

  • Master of Science, Pathologists’ Assistant with CCCPA or ASCP certification;
  • Current employees grandfathered in through the CAP-ACP with CCCPA certification will be also considered;
  • Minimum of six months of demonstrated experience grossing complex cancer cases;
  • Recent graduates are encouraged to apply;
  • Knowledge of relevant accreditation standards, health care regulations, and knowledge in medical laboratory theory, principles and practices;
  • Understands occupational health and safety legislation;
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Sound problem solving and conflict resolution skills.

Application information

Interested parties should forward a curriculum vitae and letter of interest to:
Darren Schellekens
Executive Assistant
Dr. C. J. Coady Associates

Please use the following contact information to apply for this job: Contact Name: Darren Schellekens

Contact Address: Unit 140, 7455 – 132nd St Surrey, BC, V3W 1J8 Contact Email: dschellekens@cjcoady.com
Contact Phone: 604-593-5885
Contact Fax: 604-593-5884



Please use the following contact information to apply for this job:
Contact Name: Darren Schellekens
Contact Address: Unit 140, 7455 – 132nd St Surrey, BC, V3W 1J8
Contact Email: dschellekens@cjcoady.com
Contact Phone: 604-593-5885
Contact Fax: 604-593-5884