Medical Technologist II (Histologist)

Location
Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)
Posted
Jan 13, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job no: 515492
Work type: Staff Full-Time
Location: Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)
Categories: Health Profession
Department:29350000 - MD-DERMATOLOGY

Advertised: 12 Jan 2021 Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: 20 Jan 2021 Eastern Standard Time

Classification Title:

Medical Technologist II (Histologist)

  • Moh's - Processes tissue specimens using cry-techniques associated with Moh's an excisional surgery. Standard and histological techniques for subsequent evaluation and diagnosis by the attending dermatologists will be prepared.
  • Accessioning - Maybe responsible for accessioning dermatopathology specimen received in the lab if needed.
  • Grossing - Qualifies for high complexity testing of the surgical specimen by a non-pathologist. Prints tissue cassettes and performs the gross dissection of all dermatology specimens for histology processing.
  • Histology - Embeds dermatology specimen in accordance with established paraffin tissue blocks. Stains slide with routine H&E as well as IHC and histochemistry staining techniques for diagnostic evaluation by the Dermatopathologists. Responsible for entering stain and recut requests on the computer as well as distribution and computer documentation of completed slides. Contributes to meeting the production goals as set by the department and is responsible for supervising lab in Manager's absence.
  • Laboratory Maintenance - Contributes to the maintenance of all laboratory equipment, temperature and maintenance logs, filing of slides and blocks.

Expected Salary:

$25-$29/hr

Minimum Requirements:

Licensed as a Clinical Laboratory Technologist in one of the specialty areas to which the position is allocated and two years of appropriate experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

An organized, motivated individual who likes to be a leader and learn new tasks, works well with other team members, and can perform job duties without daily instruction.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

In order to be considered, you must upload your resume.

This position is eligible for veteran's preference. If you are claiming veteran's preference, please upload a copy of your DD 214 Member Copy 4 with your application for consideration. See our Veteran's Preference Page for more specific information.

The application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (ET) of the posting end date.

Health Assessment Required:

Yes

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