• Job Title: Anatomy Lab Technician
  • Job ID: 453985
  • Location: College of Medicine
  • Department: BMEA-Division of Anatomy
  • Full/Part Time: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Shift: Shift Varies
  • FTE %: 100
  • Salary Range Min: $14.20
  • Salary Range Max: $22.26

Position summary

Anatomy Lab Technician (Job Opening 453985) - Functions as Anatomy Lab Technician. Supervise all laboratories within the Division of Anatomy (gross anatomy, neuroanatomy, histology, etc.). Maintain an up to date inventory of all lab equipment and teaching resources. - Coordinate the set-up of labs with faculty, undergraduate and graduate teaching assistants. - Assist faculty members in the training of graduate students for laboratory teaching. - Assist in the preparation of teaching aids such as laboratory manuals, specimens, slides, etc. - Arrange for and supervise the proper disposal of chemicals and biological hazards. - Coordinate the cleaning of labs with the housekeeping manager. - Direct clean up or assist in the cleaning of technical equipment. - Schedule maintenance of lab equipment with providers. - Coordinates ordering and receiving of supplies and equipment for all teaching labs. - Supervise access to all lab facilities. - Implement and educate students on the best health and safety practices along with the best ethical practices on the handling of human material. - Maintain an up to date list of all prosections within the division. - Dissect human cadavers and prepare prosections for teaching purposes. - Coordinate all lab calendars and the scheduling of teaching sessions. - Provide technical support for all anatomical services and serve as primary point of contact

Education and experience

degree in Anatomy or pathology plus morgue experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Knowledge of laboratory safety rules and regulations, MSDS's and laboratory safety precautions, including safe handling, storage and disposal of chemicals, biological, the uses of lab safety equipment. Excellent interpersonal communication skills. Highly developed organizational skills to keep complete, concise and clear records to organize tasks, to schedule experiment needs. Experience dissecting human cadavers.  Requires successful completion of a background check; qualified candidates may be asked to complete a pre-employment physical, including a drug screen.