Job Title:
IHC Technician
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College of Medicine
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Position summary

IHC Technician (Job Opening 443973) - IHC Technician to work in the Immunohistochemistry (IHC) Laboratory within the Division of Surgical Pathology in the Department of Pathology; performs routine IHC testing in a high volume patient care lab utilizing IHC instruments; processes, sorts, and stains tissue samples; cuts paraffin-embedded tissue blocks; prepares and changes solutions and properly disposes chemical wastes; sorts, delivers and files slides and blocks; accessions specimens into the LIS (Laboratory Information System); assists with ordering, receiving, labeling, and stocking incoming supplies and reagents; assists in the evaluation of new procedures or methods and testing modalities; assists with quality control and quality assurance record keeping; assists in training personnel as needed; completes and organizes paperwork; assists with maintenance of equipment; other duties as assigned.

Education and experience

Bachelor's degree in biological sciences or related field, or an equivalent combination of education and experience required; must meet CLIA High Complexity Testing Personnel requirements. Requires successful completion of a background check.  Selected candidates may be required to complete a physical and drug screen.