KNK Recruiting is looking for a direct hire Histotechnician for our client’s location in Dayton, Ohio area.
Department Description: Our client’s Histotechnicians work in a laboratory environment that offers a variety of Anatomic Pathology services from Surgical Pathology to Cytopathology for one of the largest health systems in Ohio – Premier Health. The Pathology services are led by an esteemed group of pathologists who are experts in their field and passionate about serving their healthcare customers.
Employment Status: Full Time
Pay Range: $18.25 per hour to $28.00 per hour (pay varies depending upon experience)
Hours: 40 hours a week (80 hours per pay period)
Shift: 2nd shift
Position Reports to: Histology Manager
Job Summary: The Histotechnician is responsible for performing all aspects of routine histology. These include, but are not limited to, specimen and slide preparation, frozen sections and special staining. The Histotechnician independently performs aspects of microtomy, embedding of Quality control material, and testing with regards to immunohistochemistry.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
Independently performs microtomy in accordance with departmental QC/QA guidelines.
Competently uses necessary functions of the AP computer system.
Preforms required maintenance on instrumentation in accordance with departmental and manufacturer's guidelines.
Handle client related questions and concerns in a courteous and efficient manner, following departmental policies and procedures.
Comply with all company, department and regulatory policies and procedures including compliance and safety protocols.
Assist with data entry, preparation and paperwork of immunohistochemistry specimens.
Our client’s laboratory environment provides quality diagnostic laboratory services to improve health outcomes within the community they serve. Their vision is to become the diagnostic laboratory of choice for the Southwest Ohio region. Employees understand the importance of innovative, nurturing, service oriented, passionate, inclusive, respectful, and ethical values to implement their ongoing strategy of engaging people, growing the business, and optimizing operations.
Key Perks and Benefits:
Pay (Shift Differential, Weekend Differential, Holiday Pay, and Direct Deposit)
Insurance (Medical, Dental, Vision, Long Term Disability, Life, and Others)