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Job Title: Morgue Technician
Job Number:
Organization: CDC Foundation
Posted: 10/31/2018
Type: Full-Time
Number of Openings: 1
Location: Charleston,  WV   
Position Description: JOB DESCRIPTION

The CDC Foundation seeks candidates for a full time Morgue Technicians to support the CDC. This position will perform the full spectrum of duties related to the opioid crisis response activities.


Assists in Forensic Autopsy Examinations Takes blood, urine, vitreous and tissue samples for Toxicological and Histology Analysis Operates and maintains x-ray and other instruments and equipment Cleans and maintains autopsy room Collects fingerprints via multiple methods to assist in decedent identification Conducts various procedures involved in evisceration at the direction of forensic pathologist Conducts inventory, collection, photographing and processing of the decedent and any belongings or evidence delivered with the remains Under direct supervision of the medical examiner, performs work at the full- performance level by assisting in post- mortem examinations. Conducts body search for evidence and personal effects. Maintains equipment, instruments, work area and supplies. May assist in basic investigational procedures. Completes necessary prior paperwork. Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications: QUALIFICATIONS

Training: Graduation from a standard four- year high school or the equivalent. Experience: One (1) year of medical or other technically related experience, such as physical care and support to patients, basic laboratory work, clinical work in a veterinary office or other setting Substitution: Any combination of experience as described above or successful completion of college or university study (60 hours) towards a degree in Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Natural Science, Nursing or Archaeology on a year-for-year basis or related vocational training in a medical field or mortuary science may be used for the required experience. Ability to maintain professionalism in the face of difficult situations. Highly detail oriented, works well within a diverse team, demonstrates a high degree of initiative and flexibility, able to communicate effectively in a positive and professional manner, able to prioritize activities when under tight deadlines, and possesses analytical skills. Strong technical skills including word processing, spreadsheet development and management, and database management, with a particular emphasis on proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite. Excellent written and verbal communication skills with particular experience reviewing and editing documents. Outstanding interpersonal and teamwork skills; collegial; energetic; and able to develop productive relationships with colleagues, stakeholders, and partners. Ability to work in an environment where exposed to the sights, sounds and smells associated with death. Direct Exposure to dead and decomposing human beings in varying degrees occurs on a daily basis. Ability to work all shifts, including weekends and holidays as facility is operational 24/7/365. Must successfully pass a background investigation. Must possess the physical ability to assist in the movement of decedents between gurneys, carts and tables which requires the ability to push, pull and lift (with assistance) human bodies of varying weights and sizes. To apply: Resumes will be accepted through November 14, 2018

Organization Description: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, mental or physical disabilities, veteran status, and all other characteristics protected by law.

We comply with all applicable laws including E.O. 11246 and the Vietnam Era Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974 governing employment practices and do not discriminate on the basis of any unlawful criteria in accordance with 41 C.F.R. ยงยง 60-300.5(a)(12) and 60-741.5(a)(7). As a federal government contractor, we take affirmative action on behalf of protected veterans.

The CDC Foundation is a smoke-free environment.

Relocation expenses are not included.

Closing Date: 1/31/2019
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Contact Name: Davida Collins,  Morgue Technician
Contact Location: 600 Peachtree Street NW

Atlanta   GA  30308
United States
Contact Location: 600 Peachtree Street NW
  Atlanta   GA  30308
  United States
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