MOHS Technician, 32 hours

Location: Beverly, MA
Job ID: 151553-1A
Date Posted: Nov 8, 2018

Job Description

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Beverly Hospital, A member of Lahey Health, promotes the culture and philosophy which enables employees to give and receive the best of care.  You can become a part of the team that achieves this success through our CREATE values of Compassion, Respect, Excellence, Accountability, Teamwork, and Empathy. 

About the Job

Position Summary:     

 Responsible for cutting, staining and preparing tissue samples for the dermatopathologist to review. This position is also responsible for prioritizing testing procedures and completing those procedures in an accurate and timely manner and maintaining proper accurate records of all tests done in accordance with established policies, procedures and regulations.

 Using automated equipment and instruments including microscopes, cryotomes, microtomes and other lab equipment.

Requires knowledge in general biology, anatomy, physiology, and chemistry with an understanding of the related scientific methods.

Operates and maintains lab instruments; Use, safe handling and storage of all reagents and stains; Maintains records and documentation required to manage the daily workflow and provide QC/QA monitors; Maintain and updating CLIA records for licensure.

Demonstrates interpersonal skills required to successfully perform as a team member in a constantly changing environment; Maintains confidentiality regarding all phases of laboratory work and findings.

Scheduled Hours

32 hours per week, day shift.

Qualifications

Education/Experience:           Required technical experience: prior tissue cutting and preparation.

Preferred: one year Mohs histology experience.

 

Certification:                           Histotechnician (HT) or Histotechnologist (HTL) through ASCP Preferred