Job Code: #16065
Title: Histotechnician I
Job Location: Tucson, Arizona
Our client in Tucson, AZ is seeking a Histotechnician for a long-term contract position. Please send your resume to email@example.com for immediate consideration. Thank you!
Supports the functions of histology in the performance of routine histotechniques and maintains high level of professional expertise through familiarity with advances in histotechniques. Monitors work to ensure quality and continuously promotes quality first time.
This job is second in the Histotech job series comprising five levels and the employee performs routine histotechniques. Within the R&D and Operations group, the employee receives detailed directions on all work and is assigned on projects of moderate scope in which analysis and data requires a review of identifiable factors. Within the CDx group, the employee performs job duties with general supervision.
– Performs routine histotechniques such as embedding tissue, microtomy and or cryotomy, H&E staining, coverslipping, special stains, IHC and ISH, and cell block preparation as applicable with direction. May perform grossing and tissue processing under direct supervision.
– Performs grossing, tissue processing, cell block preparation, embedding, microtomy, and slide staining. Performs complex technologies and accessioning as required.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
No longer requires a HT certification to be eligible.