ASCP-Certified Histo Technician - Full Time

Sandy Springs, GA

$62,250 - $87,750 a year

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Profession: Lab

Type: Full Time

ASCP-Certified Histo Technician - Full Time
* New Grads are encouraged to apply! *

**MLee Healthcare is looking for a qualified Histo Technician to join an established hospital in Georgia **

Shift Details:

  • Evening / Nights

Job Summary for a Histo Technician:

Tissue Sample Processing:

  • Receive tissue specimens from surgery or other departments.
  • Trim, embed, and freeze tissue specimens using appropriate techniques.
  • Operate and maintain laboratory equipment, including microtomes, tissue processors, and embedding centers.

Sectioning and Staining:

  • Prepare thin tissue sections using microtomy techniques.
  • Stain tissue sections using a variety of techniques, including routine and special stains.
  • Ensure the quality and consistency of stained slides for accurate microscopic examination.

Quality Control:

  • Perform and document quality control procedures to maintain laboratory standards.
  • Monitor and troubleshoot equipment issues to ensure accurate and reliable results.
  • Adhere to established protocols and safety regulations.

Recordkeeping and Documentation:

  • Maintain accurate records of specimen processing, staining, and other relevant data.
  • Ensure proper documentation of results, including labeling and tracking of specimens.

Minimum Qualifications for a Histo Technician:

  • Bachelor's or Associate's degree in required field.
  • ASCP certified.
  • 1 year of experience required.