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Histotechnologist Section Lead

Fort Bayard, NM 88036

Job Type: Laboratory Jobs (Histology) Job Number: KMC67183

We are seeking a full time Certified Histotechnologist- Section Lead to join our team!


-This is a full time and permanent position offering competitive compensation + benefits- For more details please submit your resume. 

  • The Histologic Technician (HT) is responsible for processing tissue and/or Cytology specimens submitted to the Histology Section.
  • The HT has the education, experience, and training to perform procedures independently and with appropriate supervision by the supervisor or medical director.
  • The HT will function within the accepted boundaries of laboratory practice as defined by the American Society of Clinical Pathologists, as well as standards and policies accepted by Gila Regional Medical Center and the Joint Commission of Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations.
  • The HT will function and collaborate with other members of the health care team to provide optimum patient care.


  • The HT has successful completion of a NAACLS accredited Histologic Technician program, OR
  • The HT has a Bachelor’s Degree with at least 60 semester hours (90 quarter hours) of academic credit from a regionally accredited college/university with a combination of 12 semester hours (18 quarter hours) of biology and chemistry, OR
  • High school graduation (or equivalent) AND two years full time acceptable experience in histopathology within the last ten years under the supervision of a pathologist (certified by the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic Pathology, or eligible), or an appropriately certified medical scientist, OR.
  • High school graduation (or equivalent) while concurrently completing the 2 year supervision under a certified pathologist on the job.
  • Once hired the HT will be expected to obtain certification through ASCP to become a certified technician through one of the above routes.


Nestled in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains at an elevation of 6,000 feet, Silver City borders the Continental Divide. The summer climate is cool and comfortable. You'll enjoy crisp clean air and sunshine and our four gentle seasons! Enjoy fantastic, authentic Mexican food, play 18 holes of golf, explore museums, historic forts and galleries or shop the day away for unique Southwestern art and souvenirs. Outside town, there are many birding, biking, hunting and hiking opportunities in 3.3 million-acre national forest and wilderness areas of the Gila National Forest.


JOB#: KC3232

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