Histology Coordinator: 40 Hours Per Week (Midnights)

Histology Hammond, Indiana


Description

Central Laboratory- Histology

Location: 2434 Interstate Plaza Dr., Hammond IN, 46324

Shift: Midnights

FTE: 1.0

WHY ALVERNO


We are a highly reliable scientific organization building a culture of service. Our commitment advances the health, wellness and continuity of care in the communities we serve. We are one of the largest integrated laboratory networks serving hospitals in the Midwest region. Our network includes 32 hospitals and multiple physician offices.

WHAT WILL YOU DO 

This individual is responsible for taking a leadership role in Histology planning, organizing and directing the daily activities of this section of the laboratory. He/she will participate in all job tasks necessary both to keep the department running smoothly and to upgrade the department. This individual will also be responsible for preparing gross specimens, embedding and processing tissue specimens, cutting sections and preparing microscope slides, performing all stains, including immunoperoxidase, assisting in developing new techniques, writing procedures and teaching students. This individual shall maintain a healing environment for employees and patients with a spirit of caring and concern as incorporated in the philosophy of our Catholic healthcare systems while performing all job functions.

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR

Associate or Bachelor degree in a lab science and graduate of an accredited Histotechnician or Histotechnologist program required.

Meets the alternative education and experience as set forth by the ASCP to become registry eligible for the HT or HTL category.

At least one year experience in a clinical laboratory setting is required.

Previous supervisory experience is preferred.