K.A. Recruiting

Histology Technician

Palm Springs, CA 92262

Job Type: Laboratory Jobs (Histology) Job Number: KAM1031185

Full-time Histology Technician needed at a top hospital in Southern California!
(Reference Code: KAM)

M-F 5 am-7 am start (not sure exactly yet), 8 hr shifts. Need routine and special stain experience, preferably in a hospital setting. Minimum 3 years’ experience.

Title: Histology Technician – Histology
Shift: Day
Job Objective: The position prepares and stains tissue sections from surgical and autopsy material for microscopic interpretation by the pathologist.
Reports to: Histology Supervisor

* Graduate of an accredited school of Histologic Technique or 2 yrs on the job training under Board certified Pathologist
* ASCP CA state certification
* 1 year working as a certified histology technician or 2 years completion of training under Board certified Pathologist
* 2 years working as a certified histology technician or 1 year working as a histotechnologist

Essential Responsibilities:
- Demonstrates compliance with Code of Conduct and compliance policies, and takes action to resolve compliance questions or concerns and report suspected violations.
- Processes surgical specimens in accordance with established procedures.
- Processes all necessary paperwork, assuring appropriate reporting.
- Embeds, sections, and stains tissue for microscopic interpretation by the pathologist.
- Performs frozen sections and staining as needed.
- Utilizes Laboratory Information Systems as appropriate.
- Disinfects and maintains work areas and instrumentation as needed.
- Performs preventative maintenance procedures.
- Demonstrates proficiency on Laboratory equipment and instrumentation.
- Complies with hospital and Laboratory safety policies and procedures.
- Performs general duties in grossing area as needed.
- Performs quality control and maintains records.
- Assists in ordering, maintaining, and restocking of supplies.
- Monitors block and slide storage and disposal.
- Performs other duties as necessary.

Offering competitive compensation and complete benefits!
For more information, please submit your resume for review.


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Katherine Marano
Healthcare Recruiter

Katherine recruits and places healthcare professionals into full time permanent positions across the country. She works closely with laboratory professionals, and would love to address your hiring needs and help fulfill your career goals!

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