"Lighting a Path to the Future"

Histotech-Histology Technologist

Location: Springfield area, MO
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $39,000.00 - $64,000.00
Date: 1/23/2018
Job ID: 02562254
Job Description
POSITION TITLE: Histotech, Histology Technologist
LOCATION:  Springfield area, MO

Are you interested in making a difference?
Are you looking for a facility that is interested in candidates that want to grow professionally but have not been given the opportunity?
Would you like to live in small town offering a low cost of living that is safe and be close to Springfield, MO. It offers a of outdoor activities and within a couple of hours of Kansas City.
Then this could be an opportunity for you.

The histology tech will performs all steps in the preparation of tissue for diagnosis by a pathologist, including grossing of biopsies and small specimens, processing, embedding, microtomy, slide labeling and H&E staining.
•Assists with selection of new instruments, creation of standard operating procedures and subsequent validation and implementation of instruments and processes.
•Performs preventative maintenance and basic trouble shooting of instrumentation and equipment.
•Operates laboratory information systems, personal computers, and instrument-related computer software.
•Assists and supports quality assurance and improvement programs
•Assists the pathologist in preparation of frozen sections.
•Provides assistance to other laboratory team members.
•Participate in regulatory inspections as appropriate.
•Files tissue specimens, blocks and slides.
•Trains new employees.
•Maintains supply inventory.

American Society of Clinical Pathology (ASCP) Histotechnologist (HTL) or Histotechnician (HT) certification required.
At least one year experience in a histology laboratory

The facility serves eight counties in Southwest Missouri.
This is a new clinic-so looking to find a sharp individual that wants and can see it grow.  
They will look to add a 2nd tech in the future once things are moving forward and established.

Position will offer a base salary depending on experience. The healthcare system offers great benefits and will assist with relocation.



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