Anatomical Pathology Mortuary Technician

Pertemps Scotland
Edinburgh Technopole
11 Feb 2018
16 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Pertemps Scotland Ltd are delighted to be working with our Public Sector client in Edinburgh to recruit for an Anatomical Pathology (Mortuary) Technician. The role is temporary on an ongoing basis. This position will be with an immediate start. The rate of pay is £12.61 / hour.

Applicants MUST have an Anatomical Pathology Technology Diploma.

The successful candidate will be:
Handling decomposed bodies
Lodging details in a log
Identifying the deceased and preparing their body for viewing by relatives
Assisting pathologists in autopsies and medical procedures including high risk of infection cases, murder investigations and decomposed bodies
Taking and recording specimens to be forwarded to Police forensic laboratories
Recording the receiving and releasing of bodies, ensuring the appropriate paperwork is completed and issued according to appropriate codes of practice
Ensuring compliance with all other regulations and standards to achieve a best value and a customer focussed outcome
Ensuring the mortuary and workplace is kept clean and hygienic
Keeping up to date with current legislation and guidance
Contributing to continual improvement of quality and safety in the mortuary service
Providing technical advice to customers and key stakeholders
Ensuring the safety of the Mortuary both during and out with operational hours to protect against possible break ins and / or attempts to tamper with evidence

You should be hold a Diploma in Anatomical Pathology Technology and be immediately available to start working. If you are interested in this position, please apply online immediately.

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