Job Description

Extended Job Title
Pathology Assistant

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
512801 - Pathology Dept Lbk Genl

Position Description
Provides assistance to the Pathologist in the preparation, dissection, and completion of work with autopsy and surgical specimens.

Requisition ID

Travel Required

Major/Essential Functions
  • Specimen grossing - performs gross dissection of specimens submitted in the laboratory for analysis and diagnosis.  Dictates gross description accurately for transcribing.
  • Specimen ID - maintains accurate specimen ID.
  • Adheres to institutional and department safety policies and procedures-Familiar with safety policies and procedures and monitors compliance according to such.

Grant Funded?

Minimum Hire Rate

Pay Basis

Schedule Details
Shift varies

Work Location

HSC - Lubbock

Pathology Dept Lbk Genl

Required Attachments
Resume / CV

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group


EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
A Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from 4-year College or university plus 4 years related experience or combination of education and experience equal to 8 years. Certification as Pathology Assistant from NAACLS accredited training program will substitute for 2 years experience.

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