CellNetix Labs is looking for an experienced histotech in Washington state. While we have several locations, we are specifically looking for new histo techs in Spokane as well as in Seattle.
CellNetix histology technicians are responsible for preparing and processing tissue samples for pathologists to exam and interpret. We are looking for an experienced HT. Technician II must have intermediate Histology skills and participate in leading and contributing to continuing education. Some tasks performed by this position require the technician to be eligible for high complexity testing. Environmental hazards such as formalin, communicable disease, fresh human tissue, etc. are present in the workplace. The Histology Technician must adhere to strict HIPAA standards as well as Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) requirements. This position may be selected as a Lead with Lead responsibilities.
Histology Technician II may perform any of the following duties or groups of duties:
Maintains processors, microtomes, stainers and coverslipping machines
Performs frozen section procedures as needed
Conducts hazardous waste control and proper disposal of all biohazardous materials and chemically hazardous materials
Performs IHC testing including sendouts preparation, quality control and system documentation
Labels slides and distributes cases to pathologists
Other duties as assigned
Understanding of tissue structures, techniques, principles, theory and instrumentation
Familiarity with routine handling of outside customer samples
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Must be able to work independently and as part of a team
Must have excellent hand-eye coordination
Must be detail oriented
Ability to learn new computer softwares
Must be able to prioritize job tasks and meet deadlines
HT/HTL (ASCP) certified
3 year of Histology experience required
Familiarity with intermediate laboratory chemistry
Lifting up to 20 lbs
2 openings. Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 26846
CellNetix Pathology & Laboratories is a dynamic, rapidly growing private pathology company headquartered in Seattle, Washington, and serving hospitals and clients throughout the greater Puget Sound region. CellNetix provides comprehensive subspecialty clinical and anatomic pathology services, operates premier anatomic pathology laboratories, and offers complete pathology laboratory services at its central state-of-the-art anatomic pathology laboratory. CellNetix is known for pathologic excellence based upon pathologist subspecialization, for valuing intellectual capital at all levels of the company, and for delivering top-quality results.