Apex Systems Inc
Position: Histotechnologist\r\rLocation: Indianapolis, IN.\r\rHours: 1st shift (Monday - Friday)\r\rSummary\r\rApex Life Sciences is searching for a Histotechnologist. This position is a 1st shift Direct Hire opportunity for a company in the Pharmaceutical industry. This position requires at least one year experience in FFPE and frozen tissue block sectioning, HT or HTL and ASCP Certification. This is a great opportunity for Histology candidates looking to take the next step in their careers with a well-known company in the Pharmaceutical industry.\r\rDuties\r\r\rThe Histotechnologist will receive, inspect and validated incoming samples.\rAdditional Responsibilities Include:\rScan samples into databases\rLabel and route specimens to the correct department or second laboratory\rSample pre-analytic, analytic and post-analytic processing\rTissue slide staining both automated platforms and manual for routine and special stains, and bone decalcification\rMaintain accurate paper work and audit trail for samples\r\r\rEducation Requirements\r\rAssociate’s degree in medical laboratory testing.\r\rOR\r\rBachelor’s degree in Medical Technology, Clinical Lab Science, Chemical, Physical or Biological Science from an accredited college or university and one year training and/or experience in the specialty in which testing is to be performed. Training should be equivalent to that received in a school of Medical Technology.\r\rOR\r\rCompletion of an Accredited Clinical Laboratory Training Program or 1 year documented laboratory training or experience in the specialty that testing is to be performed (along with 90 semester hours from an accredited institution) that include: 16 hours of biology pertinent to the medical sciences and 16 hours of chemistry with 6 hours of Inorganic Chemistry and 3 hours of math.\r\rRequirements \r\r\rMust hold a current Histotechnologist licence and be qualitifed by completion of a certified histotechnologist program (HT or HTL)\rThe ideal candidate should have at least 8 months experience in FFPE and frozen tissue block sectioning, wet tissue processing, minor tissue grossing\rNeed to have a good working knowledge of tissue orientation for embedding of a variety of tissue types.\rFlexibility on duties and hours. Saturday rotation required\r
Apex Systems Inc
Website : https://www.apexlifesciences.com/
Apex Life Sciences is a division of the 3rd largest clinical/scientific staffing and services firm in the U.S. We match top scientific, engineering, and clinical research professionals at all career levels for contract, contract-to-hire, and direct hire opportunities.