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Laboratory Corporation of America Histotechnician/Histotechnoloigst (Per Diem) in Raritan, New Jersey

Job Responsibilities

  • Process human tissue and body fluid specimens in preparation for microscopic exam

  • Perform technical duties related to the production of histopathological slides of surgical specimens

  • Section the embedded tissue, using a microtome and mount the section properly on a microscope slide

  • Perform various immunohistochemical tests on formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue sections

  • Process mounted sections through routine and special staining procedures

  • Properly orient and embed surgical tissue specimens

  • Prepare the stains and reagents needed for special procedures

  • Report accurate and timely test results in order to deliver quality patient care

  • Operate and maintain manual and automated instruments

  • Perform and document equipment maintenance as needed

  • Record equipment log data in an accurate and timely manner

  • Perform and document preventive maintenance and quality control procedures

  • Adhere to the laboratory's quality control policies

  • Follow the laboratory's procedures for specimen handling and processing, analysis and reporting

  • Document problems that may affect test performance and perform corrective actions when needed

Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent is required

  • Associate's or Bachelor's Degree is preferred

  • ASCP Histology certification or other relevant Histology certifications are a plus

  • Ability to meet CLIA requirements

  • Experience with routine histology procedures and equipment

  • Immunohistochemistry experience is a plus

  • Comfortability embedding both large and small specimens

  • Ability to accurately read all labels and documents

  • Ability to work independently within a team and strong attention to detail

  • Experience working in a high volume laboratory environment is desirable

  • Familiarity with laboratory SOPs and safety protocol

Shift

1

Schedule

per diem schedule

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