Ohio State University - Wexner Medical Center

Ohio State University - Wexner Medical Center

Job Location
Columbus, OH
Job Details

Job Title: Anatomy Morgue Technician
Job ID: 455004
Location: College of Medicine
Department: BMEA-Division of Anatomy
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Shift: Shift Varies
FTE %: 100
Salary Range Min: $14.20
Salary Range Max: $22.26

Position summary

Anatomy Morgue Technician (Job Opening 455004) - Anatomy Morgue Technician responsible for receiving, embalming and storing all human bodies acquired through the Body Donor Program; trains morgue personnel; coordinates and prepares anatomical teaching materials; manages the storage and organization of teaching materials for medical, dental, graduate and undergraduate education purposes (i.e., wet/dry cross-sections, plastination materials, cadavers, etc.); supervises and responsible for the set-up of all anatomical teaching classroom labs; responsible for the daily maintenance of labs and to strip and wax floors at the end of each course; coordinates and prepares anatomical materials for the teaching and research needs of non-departmental personnel; seeks approval of the Director, if deemed necessary; communicates with the Administrative Coordinator who maintains and coordinates anatomical records; prepares bodies for cremation; orders and maintains morgue supplies; responsible for the upkeep of the morgue area; other duties as assigned by Division Director;

Education and experience

Degree in Anatomy or Pathology plus morgue experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Knowledge of laboratory safety rules and regulations, MSDS's and laboratory safety precautions, including safe handling, storage, and disposal of chemicals, biological, the uses of lab safety equipment. Excellent interpersonal communication skills. Highly developed organizational skills to keep complete, concise and clear records to organize tasks, to schedule experiment needs. Experience dissecting human cadavers.  Requires successful completion of a background check; qualified candidates may be asked to complete a pre-employment physical, including a drug screen.

Employer Contact Information

Ohio State University - Wexner Medical Center
College of Medicine
BMEA-Division of Anatomy

Dr. Joy Balta