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Cedars-Sinai Electron Microscopist Specialist - FT - Day in Los Angeles, California

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What will you be doing in this role?

The Electron Microscopist Specialist functions with minimal direction from supervisory personnel. Responsibilities include performing routine and technically complex electron microscopic procedures requiring knowledge of advanced scientific principles and technical skills and well-developed problem-solving capabilities as well as assisting with the collection of renal biopsies; specifically, cutting tissue on ultra-tome for thick and thin sections, processing and embedding tissue, staining grids, loading on EM scope. Activities include operating and maintaining equipment and resolving technical and quality problems. Additional duties include general and administrative support functions necessary for the routine operation of the laboratory, and assisting in the design of quality assurance programs, procedure development and educational activities.

Educational Requirements:

  • High school diploma or its equivalent.

  • Baccalaureate degree in biology or a science related field, preferred.


  • Specialty certification in Electron Microscopy Technology, preferred.


  • Five (5) years of experience in electron microscopy in a clinical laboratory under supervision of pathologist.

Working Title: Electron Microscopist Specialist - FT - Day

Department: Path-Surg Path

Business Entity: Clinical & Support Services

Job Category: ,Pathology/Lab,Pathology/Lab

Job Specialty: Laboratory

Position Type: Full-time

Shift Length: 8 hour shift

Shift Type: Day

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