• Cardiovascular Dissector

    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(11/6/2018 1:31 PM)
    Job ID
    Job Location
    # of Openings
    Tissue Processing Lab
  • Introduction

    Is This The Role For You?


    We hire smart people with big hearts.  People who have a passion for their work and who strive every day to help others. Our work requires bold and innovative leaders; people who bring strong values and ethics to their role.


    If you’re ready for a career that allows you to grow and develop into the professional you want to be – today and in the future….CryoLife is the place for you.

    Position Overview

    To support the TPL and company through performance of tissue dissections, aseptic processing of allografts and general lab functions.


    • Dissect, process and document cardiovascular allografts.
    • Evaluate and document attributes for acceptance per cardiovascular allograft quality specifications.
    • Perform sterile and non-sterile duties for aseptic transfers.
    • Receive, inspect, label and document incoming tissue.
    • Circulate at dissection.
    • Disinfect, assemble, and sterilize laboratory instruments.
    • Prepare disinfectants, solutions, and intermediates.
    • Clean processing areas and general lab area, including laundering of laboratory scrubs and waste disposal.
    • Monitor and record equipment parameters.
    • Supply stocking and material system.
    • Produce complete and accurate documentation/labeling for above functions.
    • Complete appropriate training records prior to performing associated functions.
    • Perform all functions within CryoLife SOP compliance.
    • Assist with training newer technicians.
    • Other responsibilities as assigned.


    • Must already be a Cardiovascular Dissector.
    • High School Diploma or equivalent.
    • Organized, detail-oriented, and dependable.
    • Capable of following instructions and working without direct supervision.
    • Good communication skills.
    • Ability to meet processing requirements for tissue equivalents.
    • Ability to maintain quarterly processing yields.
    • Ability to work additional hours and/or fulfill call-in participation as processing requires.
    • Ability to maintain acceptable dissection and allograft quality feedback rates.
    • Ability to maintain acceptable technician error rates and acceptable documentation quality rates.

    Company Info

    Who We Are.

    CryoLife is one of the world’s contemporary medical device companies providing preserved human cardiac and vascular tissues, surgical adhesives and sealants, cardiac lasers and implantable end-stage renal disease access grafts for the repair of complex cardiac and vascular reconstruction surgeries. Since the Company’s inception in 1984, it is estimated that its products and tissues have been implanted in about 900,000 patients worldwide.


    CryoLife technology and products bring restoration and hope to people all around the world. CryoLife headquarters are located in Kennesaw, Georgia, a suburb of Atlanta.


    CryoLife is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

    CryoLife provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.


    Reasonable Accommodations
    CryoLife is committed to providing reasonable accommodations both in the application and interview process, consistent with legal requirements. If you need a reasonable accommodation while seeking employment, please email ADA_Accommodation@CryoLife.com or call 770-429-5215. A Human Resources representative will return your call. Messages or emails for any reason other than accommodation requests will not be returned.


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