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Histotech

Company:
K.A. Recruiting, Inc.
Location:
Roanoke, Virginia, United States
Posted:
August 13, 2019

Description:

Full-time Histotech needed with a leading pathology group!

JOB SUMMARY: Prepares human body tissue for examination by other laboratory professionals. Performs embedding, microtomy, and all related histology tasks. Performs special stain and IHC procedures as directed.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

- Embed all types of tissue

- Section all types of paraffin embedded tissue

- Follow set protocols and procedures for embedding and microtomy

- Keep embedding area, microtome, and workstation clean and clutter free and maintain proper QC

- Maintain fresh solutions, stains and/or re-agents

- Perform special stain and/or IHC procedures as directed

- Assist with case assembly and distribution as needed

- File blocks and slides as needed

- Properly handle and dispose of hazardous waste

- Assists in documentation and maintaining effective department QA programs and monitors.

EDUCATION & LICENSURE:

*High school diploma or GED required.

*Must have either formal Histology training or on-the-job Histology training experience.

*Maintains appropriate continuing education for certification if applicable

EXPERIENCE:

*Minimum of one year experience working in a histology lab, performing microtomy and/or embedding is required.

Offering competitive compensation and complete benefits.

For more information, please submit you resume for review!