Clinical Labratory Technician/ HistoTechnician – Syracuse, NY (Contract)

Job Summary

We are currently in search of a Laboratory Technologist and must have 2 years of histology or clinical laboratory experience. Must be able to distinguish colors and be able to pass all pre employment health screens.

This is a long term contract that may be extended, hours are 7am – 3:30pm; DAY SHIFT

Possess and utilize technical skills in the histology and special procedures laboratory and assist in insuring histology clinical and research laboratory testing is performed in a timely and accurate fashion. Possess and utilize sectioning and staining skills in the histology laboratory. Perform special stains, immunohistochemical stains and enzyme histochemistry. Perform more sophisticated histology procedures such as special stains, immunostains, eye pathology, neuropathology, enzyme preparation, nerve biopsies, renal biopsies and muscle biopsies. Assist in ensuring Histology laboratory testing is performed in a timely and accurate fashion. Perform appropriate computer data entry of Surgical Pathology and research specimens; responsible for maintaining current specimen computer records. Perform appropriate computer entry of billing information. Observe and contribute to laboratory safety at all times. Must maintain patient confidentiality.

Qualifications and Skills

  • MUST have 2 years or more experience in Histology or clinical laboratory
  • State of NEW York Licensure