Anatomy Technician

Dalhousie University

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Place Title Anatomy Technician
Division/Unit Medical Neuroscience
Location Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Posting Quantity S038-24
Worker Group NSGEU Native 77
Place Kind Common, On-Going
Period of Contract (if relevant)
Employment Kind Full Time
Full-time Equivalency (FTE) 1
Wage $30.84 – $39.05 ($56,129 – $71,076, each year, 35 hours per week)
Classification T8
Provisional Assertion It is a provisional classification. Formal classification procedures will likely be initiated by the Job Design Unit in roughly six months.
About Dalhousie College Dalhousie College is Atlantic Canada’s main research-intensive college and a driver of the area’s mental, social and financial improvement. Situated within the coronary heart of Halifax, Nova Scotia, with an Agricultural Campus in Truro/Bible Hill, Dalhousie is a very nationwide and worldwide college, with greater than half of our nearly 21,000 college students coming from exterior of the province. Our 6,000 school and workers foster a vibrant, purpose-driven neighborhood, that celebrated 200 years of educational excellence in 2018.
Job Abstract The mission of the Division of Medical Neuroscience is to foster analysis and coaching in neuroscience that advances the understanding and remedy of illnesses of the nervous system. Reporting to the Supervisor, Human Donation Program, the Anatomy Technician is chargeable for the detailed and cautious embalming of human cadavers, and for the technical and educating help for the educating laboratories and different assets within the Division, together with all facets of the Human Physique Program.
Key Duties
  • Units up gross anatomy, neuroanatomy and histology educating laboratories and school rooms with required supplies (full physique cadavers, prosections, brains, technical gear, microscopes, and many others.). Common upkeep, group and cleansing of the dissecting and educating laboratories, medical simulation lab and school rooms, preparation room, morgue, and museum/useful resource centre.
  • Common embalming of donated human stays; ensures that physique has been correctly cleaned, enclosed, appropriately numbered, and guarantee correct storage in cooler. This consists of heavy lifting and motion of supplies and gear.
  • Confirms receipt of correct donor authorized paperwork/paperwork, appropriate identification of donor, verify/verify correct, and full, filling out of on-site types.
  • As wanted with common use, measures and mixes chemical compounds to make embalming fluid, whereas adhering to school, laboratory and WHIMIS security practices procedures. Cautious and methodical elimination, potting and setting of brains.
  • Ongoing and annual preparation of latest educating supplies, as requested. Common common upkeep of kit and ancillary gear. Assesses necessities for upgrades and/or repairs to gear. Troubleshoots technical difficulties.
  • Assists in association for interment companies underneath the route of the supervisor and performs different duties as required.
Notice Attributable to operational necessities, the profitable applicant is required to work in-person on campus.
Required {Qualifications}
  • Embalmer/Funeral Director license plus roughly 4 to 5 years of associated work expertise.
  • Dissection or comparable expertise requiring precision and detailed work.
  • Confirmed capacity to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Good interpersonal and communication abilities to work with college students and college, in addition to capacity to operate as a part of the staff that helps gross anatomy educating.
  • Willingness to take part in forklift coaching.
  • Good pc abilities.
  • Willingness to take anatomy programs to enhance dissecting abilities, and many others., and achieve a greater understanding of the packages provided.
Job Competencies The profitable candidate is predicted to exhibit proficiency in Dalhousie’s core competencies (, particularly:
– Self-Consciousness & Professionalism
– Integrity
– Adaptability
– Information & Considering Expertise
– Communication
Further Data Dalhousie College helps a wholesome and balanced life-style. Our whole compensation package deal features a outlined profit pension plan, well being and dental plans, a well being spending account, an worker and household help program and a tuition help program.
Utility Consideration Bargaining unit staff (NSGEU native 77) are given precedence consideration and will likely be notified on the standing of their software following evaluation. All different functions will likely be thought-about when there isn’t any certified candidate from the bargaining unit.
We sincerely admire all functions and be aware that solely candidates chosen for an interview will likely be contacted instantly by the hiring division or Human Assets.
Range Assertion Dalhousie College commits to attaining inclusive excellence by means of regularly championing fairness, range, inclusion, and accessibility. The college encourages functions from Indigenous individuals (particularly Mi’kmaq), individuals of Black/African descent (particularly African Nova Scotians), and members of different racialized teams, individuals with disabilities, ladies, individuals figuring out as members of 2SLGBTQIA+ communities, and all candidates who would contribute to the range of our neighborhood. For extra data, please go to .

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Variety of Vacancies 1
Open Date 02/12/2024
Shut Date 03/05/2024
Open Till Crammed No
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