UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 02/16/21 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.
Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 02/24/21. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.
Under direction of the Supervisor, the Histotechnologist performs technical histology tasks and procedures to include tissue processing, tissue embedding, microtomy, staining, immunofluorescence, accessioning, equipment preventive maintenance, quality control, immunohistochemistry, inventory, supply ordering, data gathering/reports, slide and FFPE block filing/retrieval and other histology related duties.
Minimum two (2) years of experience as a histotechnologist within a pathology laboratory.
Histotechnician or Histotechnology certification by A.S.C.P.
Must be able to work all shifts, week-ends, overtime, and at various locations as necessary in accordance with operational needs.
Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
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