CBLPath, Inc.

Histotechnician-IHC

US-NY-Rye Brook
Department
Esoteric IHC 2
Type
Regular Full-Time
Work Schedule
Monday thru Friday 12pm to 8:30pm

About us

Under the general direction and supervision of Senior Histology Laboratory personnel, the HISTOTECHNICIAN III IHC will effectively apply a “general” working knowledge and skill of designated HISTOTECHNICIAN III IHC related duties and tasks, in support of the Department as a whole, to complete the daily assigned Histology workload.

Position Summary

  • Must possess a thorough working knowledge of the IHC staining procedures, Histochemical staining procedure and routine Histology procedures  sufficient to accomplish the following:
    • Perform “routine” preventive maintenance procedures.
    • Perform antibody and equipment validations
    • Operation automated IHC stainer and cover slipper(s)
    • Troubleshoot quality issues
    • Create and or monitor essential documents through the daily operation
    • Exchange instrument specific reagents at designated intervals.
    • Timely completion of instrument specific QC documentation when applicable.
    • Daily maintenance of Lab and instrumentation in all aspects.
    • Proper handling and disposal of chemical waste.
    • Immediate notification to supervisory personnel of malfunctioning instrumentation.
    • QC/QA of all antibodies.
    • Timely distribution of completed patient materials to assigned pathologists.
    • Immediate notification of existing and/or potential problems to the proper authority
    • Assist supervisor with day-to-day administration of Histology Laboratory duties including compliance with all Federal and State regulations pertaining to histology
    • Adhere to workload requirements, including QA, Microtomy, Staining
    • Maintain accurate work records (i.e., Maintenance Logs, Temperature Logs, etc.)
    • Assist product line leaders with responding to questions and problems.
    • Evaluate new equipment and procedures.
    • Review slides for overall quality of preparation such as staining intensity, proper cover slipping and stain artifacts to help insure accurate diagnosis.

 

 

Position Requirements

  • Bachelors degree in science
  • 5+ years of experience in QIHC
  • NY State license – Laboratory Technologist  
  • Knowledge of IHC – Special Stains
  • Knowledge of screening/QC IHC stains

Desired

  • HT/HTL ASCP certification
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to learn internal software programs.
  • Excellent organizational skills; cooperative working relationship with peers and management; dependable, flexible and adaptable in all aspects of work.  
  • Superior time management skills

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