Lighthouse Lab Services is representing well-established hospital lab that is looking for a histology technologist to join their anatomic pathology department in the Poughkeepsie area! This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who wants to take the next step in their careers by joining a hospital network that has an excellent work environment with unparalleled benefits.
Key responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to:
-Prepares slides from surgical specimens for microscopic examination by Pathologist, preparing all necessary solutions and stains.
Demonstrates proficiency in handling the Tissue Processor, placing and removing tissue, setting timers, and changing solutions.
-Receives, labels and processes patient specimens, entering requisite information into section computerized system in accordance with established procedures.
Checks and compares cassettes for the accuracy of patient demographics.
-Completes all documentation and logs all information in accordance with set procedures.
-Performs ongoing daily quality assurance/CQI functions in accordance with established policies and procedures to ensure safety, environmental and infection control and compliance with requirements of accreditation and regulatory agencies.
-Provides support functions maintaining work area quality; maintains files and statistics.
-May answer telephones for the area and record messages.
-Maintains clean workstation and equipment and maintains the stock of clinical supplies.
Basic Preferred Profile:
–BS/BA/AAS in Medical Technology, Histology, or related.
-NYS Licensure as a Clinical Laboratory Technologist/Technician required.
-1+ years of histology experience required.
-HTL/HT(ASCP) preferred but not required.
Salary and Benefits:
–$25-31/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!
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.
#MP Job ID: 10879