• Job Title: IHC Technologist
  • Job ID: 457844
  • Location: College of Medicine
  • Department: Pathology
  • Full/Part Time: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Shift: Shift Varies
  • FTE %: 100
  • Salary Range Min: $24.52
  • Salary Range Max: $36.78

Position summary

IHC Technologist (Job Opening 457844) - IHC Technologist 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; QIHC (Qualification in Immunohistochemistry) qualification from ASCP required within one year of employment; at least five years' experience in immunohistochemistry required; must meet CLIA High Complexity Testing Personnel requirements. Requires successful completion of background check. Selected qualified candidates may be required to complete a physical and/or drug screen.