Cytotechnologist (CT/ASCP)
Job Details
Tukwila - Main Lab LLC - Tukwila, WA
Full Time
Professional Certification

Position Summary:

The cytotechnologist's chief responsibility is to screen slides and identify abnormal and cancerous cells. In order to comply with Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services requirements, cytotechnologists must complete the College of American Pathology (CAP) Proficiency Test annually with a score of 90% correct or higher. Flexible work hours are available to the cytotechnologist and can vary depending on workload. The cytotechnologist is responsible for adhering to HIPAA standards. Strict Standard Operating Procedures and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) requirements should also be followed during time in the laboratory.

Position schedule: Monday - Friday 9:00am-5:30pm, flexible

On-call, Full-time, Part-time available in Spokane, Seattle, Olympia, or Everett. 

Essential Duties:

  1. Screen pap and non-gynecological slides including verifying patient information, correlating clinical history, assigning & resulting the case
  2. Rescreen 5-year review cases
  3. Keeps a record of own daily workload
  4. Train new cytotechnologists
  5. Prioritize Thin Prep reject slides
  6. Identify and route high-risk cases for rescreening
  7. Perform backup assistance to lab assistants in obtaining FNA specimens
  8. Other duties as assigned


CellNetix offers a robust comprehensive benefits plan. Some of the most popular benefits include: company paid healthcare plan options, generous 401K company match up to 4%, starting paid time off up to 15 days/year plus 8 holidays, and our most recent addition of Norton LifeLock Identity Protection.



  1. Basic computer skills including proficiency with Office suite
  2. Self-directed
  3. Organized and detail oriented
  4. Ability to analyze data and confidently make decisions
  5. Ability to stay focused
  6. Critical thinking



  1. Bachelor's degree in a related field
  2. Cytotechnologist certification by ASCP


Physical Requirements

  1. Prolonged sitting
  2. Manual dexterity
  3. Computer use