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Histology Technologist or Histotechnician

Salem, OR 97302

Job Type: Laboratory Jobs (Histology) Job Number: KD5275

Job Description

Clinical Laboratory in Salem, OR is seeking a Full Time Histology Technologist or Histotechnician to join their team!

-The hours are 9am-5:30 pm; must be an experienced tech with QIHC or IHC experience

-Position offers competitive compensation plus benefits package

 

Education/Licensure/Certification:
 x  Associate’s  Degree  in the field of Laboratory  Science  or equivalent under the 1988
 Clinical Laboratory  Improvement Amendments (CLIA) guidelines of high complexity
 testing.
 x  State licensure, if applicable.
 x  Certified or eligible  for Board of Certification (BOC) by  the American Society  of Clinical
 Pathologists (ASCP).
 
Experience:
 x  Completion of a Hist ology  program  accredited by  the National Accrediting  Agency  for
 Clinical Laboratory  Sciences (NAACLS)  or minimum of one  (1)  year experience  as a
 Histology  Technician Trainee  and competent in the areas of embedding, microtomy, and special stains.
 
Requirements:
 x  Successful completion of an Online  Medical Terminology  Program  upon commencement
 of employment.
 x  Successful completion of  a pre-employment visual color discrimination test.
 x  Successful completion of annual education units per state  licensure  and/or ASCP
 guidelines.
 
Equipment:
 x  Computers, computer programs, information system(s),  scanners, forceps,  rulers, tissue dyes,  scalpel or razor blades, microtomes, cryostats, water  baths, slide  rack,  tissue processors, drying  ovens, automatic  stainers, cover slippers, and personal protective
 equipment.
 
Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:
 x  Knowledge of CLIA  regulations regarding proficiency testing, quality  assurance  and quality control.
 x  Knowledge  of laboratory  policies and  procedures, equipment,  and testing  to monitor
 control checks.
 x  Knowledge of medical terminology to communicate with laboratory staff.
 x  Knowledge of English grammar, spelling, and punctuation.
 x  Skill in using computer programs and applications.
 x  Skill in performing a   full  range  of laboratory  tests  and operating  a  variety  of laboratory
 instrumentation  and equipment.
 x  Ability to listen, read, understand, and follow oral, and written instruction.
 x  Ability to communicate clearly and concisely.
 x  Ability  to establish and  maintain positive  relationships  with employees,  physicians, vendors, clients,  and external agencies.

 

 

Job ID: KD1

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