Histology Technician

Seguin Pathology Services - Seguin, TX

Full-time

HISTOLOGY TECHNICIAN – PATHOLOGY

Seguin Pathology Services, an Independent Pathology Laboratory and Medical Office providing patient care since 1986, has an opening for a Histology Technician. The Histology Technician prepares and processes tissue specimens for examination and diagnosis by a pathologist; maintains instruments and equipment, performs and monitors quality control to include daily laboratory duties. Please see below job description of position duties, functions, and requirements.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Prepares and processes surgical, bone marrow, body fluids, and biopsy specimens for gross and microscopic examination by a pathologist;
  • Prepares frozen sections of surgical specimens for microscopic examination by a pathologist;
  • Performs preventive maintenance, calibrations, on common instruments and keeps records of maintenance;
  • Understands and performs basic quality control; identifies quality control problems, participates in quality assurance monitors;
  • Answers telephones, performs data entry, files slides and paperwork, manages inventory of all laboratory supplies, and performs general laboratory duties.

Minimum Education, Experience, and Certificates Required:

  • High School Graduation or equivalent with no less than 1 year experience in histology;
  • Certificate of Completion as Histology Technician from Accredited Histology Program.

Position hours:

  • Full time position, 7am-4pm, Monday-Friday.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Histology: 1 year (Preferred)

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)