JOB NO.: 106526-US
Work Type: Staff-Full Time
Department: VET M/HISTOPATHOLOGY
Categories: Animal Care, Veterinary Medicine
Employment Class: University Staff-Ongoing
Position Vacancy ID: 106526
Working Title: HISTOLOGY TECH
Official Title: HISTOLOGY TECH-SR(35062) or HISTOLOGY TECH(35061)
Hiring Department: A877500-SCHOOL OF VET MEDICINE/HISTOPATHOLOGY
Term: This is an Ongoing appointment
This position is responsible for independently performing technical responsibilities in support of the School of Veterinary Medicine's Histopathology Laboratory. The position requires the ability to work within a team setting; both with co-workers in histology and with the various clients who submit specimens for processing. Prepares and processes tissues to produce quality histologic slides employing a variety of histotechniques in a high volume central histopathology laboratory. Tissue processes may require specialized handling techniques (i.e. eyes, bone, etc.). Performs both routine, special staining procedures, and Immunohistochemistry, and must evaluate and solve problems related to techniques. Responsible for performing complex laboratory procedures, evaluates the quality of results, and analyzes deviations in quality using accepted laboratory principles. Requires an understanding of the scientific basis of laboratory methods and ability to evaluate new methods for cost, space and equipment requirements. Revises and updates staining techniques based on acquisition of new knowledge. Position responsibilities require the educational background and experience to perform standard and recently developed histotechnology laboratory procedures and methods requiring extensive independent judgement and responsibility with minimum supervision. Position responsibilities also require the ability to assist in the training of histology students as directed by the Histology Supervisor.
Monday-Friday - Schedule rotates weekly between: 6:00am-2:30pm and 7:00am-3:30pm
Instructions to applicants:
To begin the application process, please click on the "Apply Now" button. You will be asked to upload your resume and cover letter and provide three references within the application process. For maximum consideration your cover letter should highlight your experience and skills as they relate to the listed qualifications.
Additional Link: Full Position Details
NOTE: A Probationary Period will be Required
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Advertised: Nov 9 2018 Central Standard Time
Application Close: Nov 23 2018 11:55 PM Central Standard Time