Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Work Type: Full Time
Hours: Varied Day Shift
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Responsible for the performance of various procedures, techniques and processes utilized in the Histology Laboratory under the supervision of the Senior Technical Specialist or Supervisor. The Histotechnician will be required to travel to Hershey, PA for a training period to ensure competency
Must be a Registered Histology Technician (ASCP) or be eligible for such registration or have a high school education and a minimum of five (5) years of experience as a Histology Technician or have a minimum of one year training under the direction of a registered Histology Technologist.
Basic understanding of laboratory procedures required.
If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
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