Job Posting Number: 21134BR
Job Posting Title: Histology Technician
Job Posting Category: Clinical Labs
Work Site: MN - Rochester
Performs a variety of technical procedures that result in the creation of microscopic slide preparations. These technical procedures may include: accessioning specimens; specimen processing and microtomy techniques; paraffin, frozen, and plastic. Technical staining procedures include: routine H&E, special stains, immunofluorescence, immunohistochemical staining, and in situ hybridization. Participates in on-call rotations, including weekends as needed. (002003-41625)
Associates degree required with coursework including 24 semester hours of the following: at least 12 credit hours in chemistry, biology, or medical laboratory technology; AND 6 credit hours in chemistry; AND 6 credit hours in biology.
Graduate of a NAACLS accredited or other formal histology training program preferred.
License or Certification:
Histotechnician (HT) or Histotechnologist (HTL) certified by the American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP). Board of Certification (BOC) required at start date.
Benefit Eligible: Yes
Exemption Status: Non-exempt
Hours/Pay Period: 80
Schedule Details: Evening Shift or Overnight Shift available. 8 hours, 5 days a week.
Weekend Schedule: No Weekends
Compensation Detail: Education, experience, and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $20.29 per hour.
Staffing Specialist: Tracy Steele
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