Client Overview: Our client, a large reference laboratory company in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, is currently seeking a contract traveler cytotechnologist to test in their busy anatomic pathology laboratory for a 13-week assignment. This is a day shift position with an immediate start date. Duties will include analyzing fluid and tissue specimens for microscopic cellular abnormalities while working closely with pathologists as well as independently.
In addition to this travel assignment in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, we also have openings for new grads and experienced techs to work permanent or contract positions throughout the country. Visit www.labcareer.com to view more open cytology jobs or call (954) 346-4475 to speak with one of our tenured recruiters.
Why use HCI for your job search? HCI is a national recruitment firm that for the last 25 years has specialized solely in staffing clinical and anatomic pathology laboratories. We are dedicated to helping cytotechnologists find full time positions and contract/temporary assignments throughout the nation. From prestigious hospital systems and reference labs to smaller more intimate facilities, we can find the job you want where you want it.
Calibrate, operate, troubleshoot and maintain the equipment
Dexterity and good hand-eye coordination are required to collect and prepare specimens
Critical thinking skills to recognize problems and develop solutions or alternative approaches
Lab safety and infection prevention is of paramount importance
Handle pressure responsibility, often performing highly detailed microscopic work for long periods of time
Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:
Examine cell samples to detect abnormalities in the color, shape, or size of cellular components and patterns
Prepare and analyze samples, such as Papanicolaou (PAP) smear body fluids and fine needle aspirations (FNAs), to detect abnormal conditions
Provide patient clinical data or microscopic findings to assist pathologists in the preparation of pathology reports
Assist pathologists or other physicians to collect cell samples such as by fine needle aspiration (FNA) biopsies
Submit slides with abnormal cell structures to pathologists for further examination
Education, Certification, & Experience:
Bachelor's degree in cytotechnology
Gyn experience is required; non-gyn experience is a huge advantage
SurePath experience is required; ThinPrep familiarity is also required
HealthCare Connections, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, pregnancy, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or other protected status pursuant to law.
Internal Number: 329958
About HealthCare Connections, Inc.
HealthCare Connections, Inc. (HCI) was founded in 1997 and from day one made a conscious decision to focus 100% of our recruiting efforts on the laboratory industry.Since our inception we have specialized exclusively in providing recruiting and staffing solutions for this market.Call us at (954) 346-4475.We have built and developed an impressive database of 70,000+ laboratory professionals across the U.S. which we are continually adding. With dedication, diligence, and a passion to succeed, we have emerged as a leader and an expert in staffing the laboratory field.We have experienced and enjoyed continuous growth and success in this exciting field as there is a need for a niche organization such as ours – one that understands the dynamics of your industry. Whether seeking qualified staff or a new career path, we are a valuable resource to you.