University of Rochester Histology Technician - 227504 in Rochester, New York
Histology Technician Job ID 227504Location Strong Memorial Hospital Full/Part Time TAR Favorite Job Regular/Temporary Regular Opening
Full Time 40 hours Grade 094 HistopathologyResponsibilities
GENERAL PURPOSE:The histology technician is responsible for all of the functions of processing tissue samples for histological diagnosis by a pathologist. This includes grossing, embedding, microtomy, special stains and processing Immunohistochemistry slides.JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Gross sections of human tissue for examination.
Operates laboratory equipment to embed, section and stain specimens.
Operates equipment to perform special staining and Immunohistochemistry stains as requested. Some manual staining may be required.
Examines slides under microscope to ensure that slides meet laboratory quality standards.
Follows all departmental and organizational policies, procedures, quality objectives and safety standards and keeps current with changes in laboratory processes and procedures.
Performs maintenance on laboratory equipment including but not limited to preventative, routine and troubleshooting.
Other related duties as assigned.
QUALIFICATIONS: AAS degree required. Previous experience as a histology technician preferred. Anatomy, histology, chemistry preferred. NYS HT license required. NYS MT or MLT accepted.How To Apply
All applicants must apply online.
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