University of Virginia Health System Histology Technician or Histotechnologist- Full Time Evenings in Charlottesville, Virginia

POSITION SUMMARY: Responsible for performing histological procedures to aid in diagnosis, research and instruction.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Prepares tissue samples for routine microscopic analysis. 2. Maintains and operates laboratory equipment according to manufacturer recommendations and procedures. 3. Demonstrates knowledge of quality, safety, and compliance programs. 4. Investigates, documents, communicates and resolves needs, problems or complaints. 5. Performs area-specific support/clinical activities. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: * Education: Clinical education in a Histology Technician School (HT) program accredited by NAACLS or 1 year experience. * Experience: 1 year experience in a Histology Laboratory. * License/Certification: HT(ASCP) or HTL(ASCP) or eligible. Certification within 18 months of hire. GENERAL INFORMATION: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills required of personnel so classified.

Job: *Laboratory

Title: Histology Technician or Histotechnologist- Full Time Evenings

Location: Charlottesville City-Charlottesville

Requisition ID: 40090

The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.