Florida is a place that has it all: miles of sun-soaked beaches, resilient residents, warm winters, great food, arts and crafts, and the occasional tussle with an alligator or two (I'm kidding about the alligator…or am I?).  Do you know what else Florida has? Opportunities! Especially those Histotechnologists looking to take the next step in their careers. Do I have your attention? Well, pull up a beach chair, salt a margarita, and be prepared for what I have to tell you!

Lighthouse Lab Services is representing an independent reference lab near Sarasota, FL that is looking to add a Histotechnologist to their roster of awesome employees.  In this role, you'll be responsible for the following (no alligator wrestling required, unless you're into that sort of thing):

-Able to create adequate histologic sections with proper leveling between each section applied onto glass slides. 

-Completes review and signs all procedures prior to performance. 

-Completes all safety training requirements as needed. Able to provide coverage for staff time off. 

-Able to produce a moderate volume of slides without risk to patient identification. 

-Able to execute any other duties required by the laboratory management staff. 

-Knowledge of anatomy, pathology and medical terminology to perform job functions. 

-Performs instrument maintenance/QC and documents all actions. 

-Maintains adequate supplies for the histology laboratory. 

-Troubleshoots stains as needed.

Basic Preferred Profile: 

-BS in Histology and/or biological science or similar.
-HTL/HT (ASCP) Certification Required.
-FL State Licensure in Histology Required.
-1+ Years of Histology experience preferred though NEW GRADS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.  
-Prior experience with IHC and Grossing preferred but not required.

-Prior experience with Bond and Ventana for IHC highly preferred. 

Salary and Benefits: 

-$24-29/hour (Depending on Experience)
-Health, Vision & Dental
-PTO and Sick Leave
-Additional Misc. Benefits

If you fit the above profile, we'd love to hear from you!

About Us: 

At Lighthouse Lab Services, we offer solutions to help start, grow, and run clinical laboratories. Our recruiting team has over 16 years of proven success placing job seekers in positions ranging from entry-level Medical Technologists to seasoned Laboratory Directors. We recruit nationwide, for permanent and travel positions with clients ranging from small hospitals to large reference laboratories.

It is the policy of Lighthouse Lab Services to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Lighthouse Lab Services will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

Lighthouse Lab Services | 800-838-0602 | lighthouselabservices.com

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