Laboratory Corporation of America Histology Tech - Cincinnati, OH in Cincinnati, Ohio
Are you an experienced Histology Tech? Are you in school pursuing a histology degree/certification? If so, LabCorp wants to speak with you about exciting opportunities to join our team as a full-time histology professional in a fast paced, customer focused, and challenging environment. LabCorp has a comprehensive benefits package and competitive compensation.
LabCorp offers opportunities with advancement potential in an influential and expanding company. Be a part of something where you can make an impact on improving health and improving lives. Specifically, you will perform the following:
Processing tissue on processing equipment to ensure proper fixation for examination
Identifies and determines proper orientation of tissue specimens and embeds specimens in paraffin to ensure proper alignment for sectioning
Performs microtomy at proper micron to render quality sections for diagnoses
Produces consistently good quality microscopic slides that can be readily reviewed and interpreted by the pathologist
Normally an Associate's Degree w/1-3 years of experience in Histology or a High School Diploma with 5+ years histology experience OR Normally requires a Bachelor's Degree w/1-3 years of experience in Histology and meet all licenses necessary for Histology or Associates Degree with 5+ years' experience.
Minimum 2 years experience and must have prior IHC experience
HT or HTL (ASCP) certification preferred
Able to work independently within a team and strong attention to detail
Proficient with computers, and experience with Ventana/Roche plaforms Ultra or XT strongly preferred
Prior experience in cutting and embedding is strongly preferred, especially in a high volume setting
Prior experience with IFE and special stains is a plus
Must be able to pass a standardized color vision screen
Overtime required as business needs
This position is located in Cincinnati, OH. Once you finish your work day, relax and enjoy the Greater Cincinnati area, known as the Queen City. This metropolitan area with more than 2 million residents in surrounding cities and towns. With Cincinnati being the 28th largest city in the nation, there are various opportunities for recreation, entertainment, culture, dining and shopping. Cincinnati is known for a number of local cuisine options including Skyline Chili and Graeters ice cream, and has numerous museums and theaters, including Opera and Broadway. The Queen City is also home to professional sports franchises in the NFL, Major League Baseball and Major League Soccer, as well as several college teams. You can also get in the car and be in Columbus, Indianapolis, Louisville, Nashville and St Louis within hours.
License/Certification/Education: Normally requires a Bachelor's Degree w/1-3 years of experience in Histology and meet all licenses necessary for Histology or Associates Degree with 5+ years experience.
Monday-Friday, 11:00am to 7:30pm; Weekends as needed
As an EOE/AA employer, the organization will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.