Now Hiring a Histology Technician to join our team!
WakeMed Health & Hospitals
To join our team here at WakeMed, you must be committed to providing exceptional patient care. By working with our state-of-the-art technology and training resources, you will have an active role in making our community the best place to work, live and raise a family. At our 896-bed Raleigh campus and our 156-bed Cary campus, you will join our outstanding team and work together to promote awareness, healing, quality and teamwork. Not only is WakeMed a great place to work, but we are also committed to our employees. WakeMed proudly offers competitive salaries, family-friendly benefits, flexible shifts, continuing education opportunities and more
The Histology Technician assists the pathologists in preparing tissue specimens for pathological diagnosis by documenting the accession of specimens, preparing the tissue for gross examination and description, processing tissue blocks to provide slides of tissue for microscopic evaluation. Processes frozen sections, biopsies, and bone marrow biopsies and performs special stains as needed. Files tissue blocks and slides for reference and participates in training of personnel unfamiliar with any aspect histological technique and theory. Prepares specimens for consultations and reference work. Performs routine maintenance and quality control on all laboratory equipment and assists in trouble-shooting problems which may arise with technical equipment or procedures.
2 Years Clinical - Clinical Laboratory Required
Associate's Degree Science or Equivalent Required
Hours of work: 1:00pm - 5:00pm (Weekdays)
Weekend requirements: No Weekends
Call requirements: None
WakeMed is headquartered in Raleigh, NC, which is ranked nationally as one of the top ten best places to live for quality of life, and is located just two hours from the beach or three from the mountains. The area has been named one of the fastest growing areas in the country and is located just minutes from the famous Research building.
For more information and to apply, please visit us online at jobs.wakemed.org and reference job ID: 27505. EOE