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.
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.
Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution.
Experience in histology is preferred.
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.