• Job Title: Senior Histology Technician
  • Job ID: 459012
  • Location: College of Medicine
  • Department: Pathology
  • Full/Part Time: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Shift: Shift Varies
  • FTE %: 100
  • Salary Range Min: $22.84
  • Salary Range Max: $34.25

Position summary

Senior Histology Technician (Job Opening 459012) - Senior Histology Technician to work in the Histology Laboratory within the Division of Surgical Pathology in the Department of Pathology; processes, embeds, cuts and stains tissue specimens in a high volume patient care lab utilizing tissue processors, embedding centers, microtomes, stainers and coverslippers; processes, cuts and stains formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded (FFPE) tissue samples for patient diagnosis; prepares and changes reagents and properly disposes chemical wastes; sorts, delivers and files slides and blocks; assists with ordering, receiving, labeling, and stocking incoming supplies and reagents; 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

Associate's degree or graduate of a NAACLS accredited histotechnician program required; or HT certification within one year from date of hire from ASCP required; three to five years' experience as a histotechnician required.  Requires successful completion of background check.  Selected qualified candidates may be required to complete a physical and/or drug screen.