Laboratory Corporation of America Histotechnologist/Histotechnician in Lincoln, Nebraska
Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (NYSE:LH), an S&P 500 company is a leading life sciences company, providing comprehensive clinical laboratory and end-to-end drug development services. With a mission to improve health and improve lives, LabCorp delivers world-class diagnostics solutions, brings innovative medicines to patients faster and uses technology to provide better care. With net revenue in excess of $9 billion in 2016, LabCorp's 50,000 employees serve clients in 60 countries.
Performs technical duties related to production of histolopathological slides. Specifically:
Embeds human tissue
Performs routine and special microtomy procedures
Perform routine and special stains
Prepares and discard reagents and material per lab guidelines
Operate and maintain tissue porcessors, embedding instruments and automated staining instruments
Perform preventive maintenance on all histological instruments
Maintain logs, QC routine and special statines
Follow all technical standard operating proceures
Researches, troubleshoots, and resolves histology related inquiries and problems within the laboratory and for LabCorp-s clients.
Perform additonal job functions reqired and requested by lab supervisor/manager/director
Normally requires a Bachelor's Degree
1-3 years of experience in Histology and meet all licenses necessary for Histology
or Associates Degree with 5+ years experience.
strong attention to detail
ability to work independently-self starter
ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment
proficient with computers
Monday through Friday 5:00 AM - 1:30 PM with a rotating Saturday (5:00 AM - 1:30 PM) every month and on call once every 6 weeks
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.