Laboratory Corporation of America Histotechnician in Shelton, Connecticut

Performs all technical duties related to the production of histo-pathological slides to include but not limited to:

  • Embed human tissue

  • Perform routine and special microtomy procedures

  • Perform routine and special stains

  • Prepare and discard reagents and material per lab guidelines

  • Operate and maintain tissue processors, embedding instruments and automated staining instruments

  • Perform preventive maintenance on all histological instruments

  • Maintain logs, QC routine and special stains

  • Follow all technical standard operating procedures

  • Perform additional job functions required and requested by lab supervisor/manager/director

  • Additional duties as assigned.

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.

Requirements

License/Certification/Education:

  • Associate's Degree w/1-3 years of experience in Histology or a High School Diploma with 5+ years histology experience.

  • HT (ASCP) Certification is required.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution.

  • Experience in histology is preferred.

Shift

2

Schedule

2nd Shift Tuesday-Saturday 1:30pm-10:00pm

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.