ARUP Laboratories Grossing Technician I in Salt Lake City, Utah

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Grossing Technician I

FLSA Status


Position Type


Minimum Salary


Work Hours

2:00 PM - 10:30 PM

Work Schedule

Monday - Friday (40 hrs/wk)


Gross Dissection Lab - 371


Salt Lake City




Provides services of both a technical and non-technical nature in the laboratory service areas. Duties include: the examination, gross dictation and dissection of surgical pathology specimens, preparation of tissue for frozen section diagnosis, providing

direct assistance to staff and residents in the performance of postmortem examinations, performance and documentation of quality control activities and selected equipment maintenance, data handling and input, answering the telephone, and minor problem solving.

Ensures that procedures and methods are performed according to section protocol, and assists with the daily workflow, including work assignments, assuring completion of tasks. Performs a variety of support functions to ensure timely completion of pathology



Minimum Requirements:

  • A minimum of three years (90 semester hours) of college course work in biology, chemistry, and human anatomy are required, including 24 semester hours of science to include 6 semester hours of chemistry, 6 semester hours of biology, and 12 semester hours

of chemistry, biology or medical laboratory technology in any combination.

  • Eighteen (18) months documented experience in surgical and autopsy pathology, and must pass ARUP internal exam with supervisor and medical director approval.

Physical and other requirements:

  • Ability to work all required overtime and rotates on-call weekends.

  • Fine motor coordination.

  • Good verbal and written English skills.

  • Good visual acuity including color perception.

  • Heavy lifting.

  • Mobility.

  • Ability to organize work, to meet deadlines and to work under stressful conditions.

  • Absolute integrity in the accurate identification of patients, their samples, test performance and reporting results.

  • Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

  • Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided by OFCCP


  • The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access

to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure

is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41

CFR 60-1.35(c)