Student Dissector/Prosector

  • Western University of Health Sciences
  • Pomona, CA, USA
  • Nov 08, 2023
Full time Student Affairs

Job Description


Student Dissector/Prosector

Posting Number: FWS00391
Position Status:
Campus: Western University Campus-Pomona, CA
Department: 1701-College of Veterinary Medicine

Function: College of Veterinary Medicine
Family: Research
Classification Series Title: Pathology Prosector

Classification Pay Scale
In compliance with SB 1162, Western University of Health Sciences is providing a pay scale for this position. The pay scale reflects the minimum and maximum target for new hire salaries for this position. Within this range, the individual pay is determined by a variety of factors, including but not limited to job-related skills, experience, relevant education or training, and work location. Please note that the compensation details listed reflects the base salary only.

Full Salary Range
Minimum: $17.00
Maximum $17.00

Expected Pay Scale
Minimum: $17.00
Maximum: $17.00

Job Summary
This position is responsible for creating prosections and anatomical preparations to increase and improve the existing collection of anatomical specimens in the College of Veterinary Medicine. These positions require dedication, self-motivation to study and to look for resources (although assistance will be provided by Faculty and Staff) and skills to dissect.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Individuals must possess the knowledge, as well as the following skills and abilities or be able to perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodation, using some other combination of skills and abilities.

Required Qualifications
Entry Level, Student Technician

Preferred Qualifications

Posting Date: 03/29/2023
Closing Date:
Open Until Filled:

Special Instructions to Applicants

Essential Job Duties
Essential Job Duties

Job Duty
Dissect cadavers from various species as assigned.

Percentage Of Time

Job Duty
Create anatomical models and casts as assigned.

Percentage Of Time

Job Duty
Prepare vascular models using different techniques.

Percentage Of Time

Job Duty
Assist in all of the above.

Percentage Of Time

Job Duty
Maintain and clean facilities in the multidisciplinary classroom (MDC).

Percentage Of Time

Describe Work Environment
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Duties of the Dissector/Prosector are normally performed in a typical office setting. Occasionally the employee is exposed to outdoor weather conditions. The noise level in this setting is usually moderate due to telephone calls, office equipment, and normal student traffic.

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