Wayne UNC Health Care has built a reputation for changing lives for the better with advanced technologies and innovative treatments. Along the way, we've enhanced countless careers with superior resources for training and development. Located in Goldsboro NC, we offer an ideal environment for personal and professional satisfaction. Within close proximity to beaches and mountains, our state-of-the-art facility is a short drive to major metropolitan areas. If you're ready for a positive change, join us as:
Registered Histology Technologist (ASCP) Full-Time Days Wayne UNC Healthcare Goldsboro, North Carolina
The professional we select will process and embed surgical tissues in paraffin blocks, cut the blocks using a microtome, and create slides for examination by the pathologist. Responsibilities include the following:
Staining and coverslipping slides prior to providing them to the pathologist.
Processing tissue samples.
Performing and/or assisting in gross pathology examination.
Completing special stains, executing/recording quality control, and evaluating new procedures.
Maintaining accurate records and identifying all specimens.
Performing immuno stains and preparing control stains.
Operating the HIS and LIS computer systems and performing maintenance on departmental equipment.
Assisting with frozen sections and touch preps.
Disposing of specimens.
Filing blocks and slides.
One or more years of experience in the field of histology under the supervision of a pathologist.
High school diploma or GED equivalent and one or more years of specialized training.
Effective verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to thrive in occasionally stressful situations.
Willingness and ability to work evenings, weekends as needed to meet deadlines and/or accommodate disaster situations.
Registration as an HT(ASCP).
We offer a competitive salary and such generous benefits as paid time off, health, dental, vision, and life insurance, employee assistance program, and a retirement plan. Wayne UNC Health Care also provides a friendly work environment and the flexibility to promote work/life balance.