All across UW Medicine, our employees collaborate to perform the highest quality work with integrity and compassion and to create a respectful, welcoming environment where every patient, family, student and colleague is valued and honored.
Join our award-winning team at UW Medical Center- Montlake. Among the top medical centers in the United States as rated by U.S. News & World Report 2019-2020 "America's Best Hospitals", UW Medical Center - Montlake prides itself on compassionate patient care as well as its pioneering medical advances. UW Medical Center - Montlake has again earned U.S. News & World Report’s No. 1 hospital ranking in Washington State and in the Seattle metropolitan area. It is the seventh consecutive year that UW Medical Center - Montlake has achieved both distinctions.
The DEPARTMENT OF PATHOLOGY has an outstanding opportunity for a STUDENT ASSISTANT. The STUDENT ASSISTANT will work 19.5 hours per week when school is in session, and 40 hours per week during school breaks, for up to six months. The STUDENT ASSISTANT will perform a variety of clerical tasks relating to Anatomic Pathology. This position requires the ability to be meticulous and possess excellent attention to detail.
Filing glass slides and paraffin blocks
Preparing slides and blocks for archiving
Assisting with preparation for future slides intake
General clerical duties such as copying, mail pickup, distribution and running errands for the Pathology materials room and Administrative personnel
Storing and archiving pathology materials
Filling requests for materials internally and from external providers and facilities
Communicating about material retention, storage, and release protocols with department members and other departments/facilities
In accordance with UW Employment and Administrative Policies, Chapter 104, Student Employees, to hold an appointment in one of the covered student job titles a student must be enrolled at the University of Washington and meet the following minimum enrollment requirements (not including correspondence credits):
Undergraduate students - 6 credits
Graduate and professional students - 4 credits
Ph.D. candidates working on dissertations - 2 credits
Granted "on leave" status
Minimum 6 months clerical work experience
UW Medicine includes Harborview Medical Center, UW Medical Center - Montlake, UW Medical Center - Northwest, Valley Medical Center, UW Neighborhood Clinics, UW Physicians, UW School of Medicine, and Airlift Northwest.
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