Pathology Assistant in Lincoln, NE at Jobs | Lyneer Staffing

Date Posted: 11/18/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Lincoln, NE
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 2 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    11/18/2019

Job Description

Lyneer Staffing is seeking an experienced Pathology Assistant.

This is an excellent opportunity for a Pathology Assistant with at least 2 years of experience.


Pay rate: $26.32 - $33.84, depending on experience.


Job Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Qualified candidate will be doing gross examinations/dissections of all surgical specimens – small (skin biopsy, colonoscopy), or large (uterus or lung resection)
  • Will work with a group of 10 pathologists, will be doing all of the grossing (gross dissection)
    • Will work directly with 2 other PAs, will need to be able to communicate and be a team-player
  • Experience required:
    • Candidate must have been working in the pathology field for 2+ years and be able to pass high-complexity testing
      • Must have a Bachelor’s degree, at least (biology or life-sciences)
      • If you have gone through a certified Pathologist Assistant program (AAPA, pathassist.org), you would have a Master’s degree and their AAPA
      • Candidates who are on-the-job trained, no certification, will NOT be excluded - prefer school training

Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm (rotating weekends, once every 3 weekends + rotating holidays, outlined below)

  • Rotating Weekends Schedule:
    • Saturdays - half-day - 9:30a - 1:30p, (or until work is complete, which may be a little past 1:30p)
    • Sunday are on-call-only for a STAT case.
  • Rotating Holidays with other PAs for on-call STAT coverage only

Job Requirements

  • Skills required:
    • Good customer service and communication skills, will be communicating with pathologists and other PAs/grossing techs 
    • Should have time-management, organizational skills, comfortability to be on the feet or in sitting position throughout most of their day
    • Should be comfortable lifting specimens of up-to 20-30 lbs.

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