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Histology Technician

Kelly Services
King of Prussia, PA 19406
**Histology Technician**


King of Prussia PA


Contract-to-hire


Schedule: M-F 7am-3pm


**Summary:** We seek an experienced Histology Technician to join the laboratory team. A successful candidate must be able to perform grossing of urinary tract specimens and prepares microscopic slides from tissue sections, immunohistochemical and special stains for microscopic examination. The ability to perform high complexity testing when required is also essential.


**Essential Duties and Responsibilities**


+ Preparation and processing of histology specimens in a clinical laboratory environment.

+ Receiving, unpacking and labeling, accessioning and grossing of histology specimens.

+ Assign accession numbers and prepares the cassettes for grossing. Get specimens ready and in solutions as needed. Place on any machines as needed.

+ Responsible for preventative maintenance and troubleshooting of laboratory equipment.

+ Equipment maintenance including changing of chemicals and cleaning.

+ Inventory, unloading and labeling of all supplies.

+ Data entry. Files, slides, blocks, and paperwork.

+ Understands and follows all laboratory accreditation standards, OSHA, EPA, and CLIA.


+ Keep accurate records including but not limited to: equipment preventive maintenance and repair, QA and QC records, temperature and equipment charts, safety procedures, exposure and waste management.


**Qualifications:**


**Education/Experience:**


1. An earned Bachelors degree in a laboratory science or medical laboratory technology obtained from an accredited institution with a minimum of 2-3 years experience in histotechnology. Sufficient additional experience in place of a Bachelors degree will also be considered.

2. Must have experience with embedding, cutting and grossing cases (6 sections per slide)

3. To perform this job successfully, an individual should have basic knowledge and understanding of Microsoft Office programs and the ability to learn pathology appropriate software.


**Why Kelly** **** **?**


Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills and interestsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get you noticed.


**About Kelly** ****


At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm)
Posted: 2021-02-01 Expires: 2021-03-04

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