Busy academic medical center seeks to find a Histology-IHC technologist with a wide range of experience in tissue processing, embedding, sectioning, and immunohistochemistry.
Experience running Ventana and Dako IHC instrumentation platforms preferred. Experience with cryostat sectioning and direct immunofluorescence preferred.
Ability to multitask and work in a fast paced, high volume deadline driven environment required. Delivers and files slides and blocks. Assists with quality control and quality assurance record keeping. Maintains confidentiality at all times. Adheres to organizational and department specific safety standards and guidelines. Works collaboratively and supports efforts of team members. Demonstrates exceptional customer service and interacts effectively with physicians, patients, residents, visitors, and staff. Attention to detail is necessary.
Minimum requirements for this position are an Associate’s degree and 2 years of related experience or a combination of equivalent education and experience and HT or HTL certification at time of hire.
To apply, please submit an online application to requisition number RE12992 at: https://ukjobs.uky.edu. Contact HR Employment for questions at: (859) 257-9555, option 2. Application deadline is April 4th, 2018.
The University of Kentucky is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values diversity and inclusion. Individuals with disabilities, minorities, veterans, women, and members of other underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.
Internal Number: 120563
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