City
Jacksonville
State
Florida
Telecommute
No
Department
Laboratory Medicine & Pathology
Why Mayo Clinic

Diversity and inclusion are integral to Mayo Clinic's mission to provide excellent, culturally relevant care in a welcoming environment to all individuals from a wide variety of backgrounds. In the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology (DLMP), we aim to diversify our workforce and to create an inclusive work environment where differences are valued, allowing individuals to achieve and contribute to their fullest potential. By leveraging the strengths that each diverse individual and group brings to the table, we gain the strategic advantages of accelerated innovation, better problem solving, enhanced productivity and job satisfaction, improved quality, and, most importantly, we find better ways to meet the needs of our patients.

Position description
Performs STAT and routine pathology frozen section procedures (preparation, processing, and/or staining of patient tissues) prior to the microscopic study and diagnosis by the Pathologist and/or Dermatopathologist. Preforms Pathology biopsy specimen grossing (description, weight, color, simple dissection). Preform and assist Pathologist Assistant or Pathologist with autopsy procedures (preforming evisceration techniques). Interacts with physicians, nurses, and other allied health individuals in a manner which is helpful in understanding test availability for the department. Helps to problem-solve cases for Pathologists and other staff members as needed. Covers on call services on rotational schedule.
Qualifications
Associates degree and/or Bachelor's degree (Biology/Science related degree) required. One year of experience preferred. Must have completed an accredited Histology training program.
Additional qualifications
Working knowledge of the methods, instrumentation, grossing techniques, anatomy of the human body, evisceration techniques, and frozen section procedures is required. Must be able to work (rotating shifts) and evenings upon occasion as well as on call support.
License or certification
Clinical Laboratory Technologist (specialty Histology) Florida licensure HT (ASCP) and/or HTL (ASCP) national certification Valid Florida Driver’s License to be able to cover frozen section and on call procedures.
Exemption status
Non-exempt
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.
Benefits eligible
Yes
Schedule
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
80
Schedule details
Monday - Friday 10 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.; Plus on-call hours
Weekend schedule
Rotating call support
Site description
Jacksonville is the largest city in area in the continental United States. A beautiful coastal Florida city that features excellent year-round climate, over 20 miles of beaches and outstanding outdoor recreational, cultural and family-oriented amenities. The “River City by the Sea” has an excellent school system, reasonable cost of living and a thriving business environment. Medical professionals and patients are drawn to Jacksonville by an extraordinary network of high-profile healthcare facilities. Jacksonville continues to grow as more people relocate from all over the U.S. and abroad, to see what the great River City has to offer!
Category
Clinical Labs and Research
Career profile
Clinical Labs
Job posting number
146064BR
Recruiter
Amelia Hoffman
Equal opportunity employer
As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.