1. Performs specialized laboratory tests and procedures in such areas as histology, cytology, cytogenics, medical technology, and histocompatibility. Records results. Interprets and analyzes results of test and procedures. 2. Tests for and ensures quality control of slides, specimens and cultures. Sets up, operates and maintains laboratory equipment. 3. Oversees and instructs support staff. Serves as a source of information on specialized laboratory techniques and equipment operation. 4. Prepares specimens, tissue, bodily fluid samples, and other matter for analysis and diagnosis using specialized laboratory techniques. 5. Stains and mounts slides, prepares specialized solutions and media; and cultures tissues. 6. Develops and modifies laboratory techniques and procedures. Orders and maintains inventory of supplies. May photograph specimens and other matter and develop film. 7. Performs additional functions incidental to laboratory activities.
Preferred Education: Minimum Associate's degree.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Minimum Associate's degree.
Required Skill/ability 5: Proven ability working in an Immunohistochemical Lab.
Posting Position Title: Clinical Technologist 2
Required Skill/ability 3: Ability to work under pressure in a fast paced clinical care laboratory.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Clinical Technologist 2
Required Skill/ability 1: Demonstrated ability with manual dexterity, ability to identify origin type of body tissue, and the application of immunohistochemical techniques in the diagnosis and treatment of disease in a clinical laboratory environment.
Required Skill/ability 4: Excellent interpersonal skills in communicating with all levels of staff and faculty.
Required Skill/ability 2: Excellent attendance consistent with a proven record of reliability and dependability essential to maintaining the integrity of the daily operation of the lab.
Six years of related work experience, four of them in the same job family at the next lower level, and high school level education; or four years of related work experience and an Associate's degree, or little or no work experience and a Bachelor's degree in a related field; or an equivalent combination of experience and education.
Internal Number: 53876BR
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