Quest Diagnostics Lab Aide-Histology - Irving, TX - req8308 in Irving, Texas

Lab Aide-Histology - Irving, TX - req8308

Monday - Friday 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Ensure proper accessioning and labeling of all tissue samples.

  2. Process paperwork associated with accessioning and reporting.

  3. Prepare reagents for tissue processing and routine slide staining, under direct supervision.

  4. Perform routine H&E staining either manually or automated.

  5. Perform cover slipping of stained slides either manually or automated.

  6. Perform routine maintenance and cleaning of equipment.

  7. Responsible for all assigned clerical duties associated with the Histology laboratory.

  8. Ensure all corporate safety, quality control and quality assurance standards are met.

  9. Ensure compliance with all local, federal, CLIA and CAP regulations.

  10. Maintain a clean and well-organized work area.

  11. Other duties, as assigned by supervisor.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

Education:

  1. High School Education or equivalent

Work Experience:

  1. 0-2 years experience in a histology laboratory is preferred.

Special Requirements:

  1. Good clerical, organizational and communication skills.

  2. Basic knowledge of operating non-complex instrumentation.

Key Word Search: histology, tissue sample, accessioning, labeling, slide staining, cover slipping.

All requirements are subject to possible modifications to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. Quest Diagnostics is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Women / Minorities / Veterans / Disabled / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity.