Pulse Staffing has a histology assistant opportunity available with a top hospital in the Medical Center (Houston, TX) available for an experienced histology assistant.
process tissue specimens
Perform quality control procedures and maintain patient records
Perform and document instrument maintenance
Maintain patient records and manual logs
Participates in teaching and continuing education
Perform other job related functions as assigned.
This position is Monday - Friday 9a-6p in the Medical Center, Houston, TX.
high school diploma or GED
1-2 years of RECENT experience working in a laboratory setting required
1 year of post high school education in a college or technical program for lab science required
Knowledge of lab operations
Ability to communicate effectively
working knowledge of basic special stains and paraffin tissue sectioning
ability to operate basic level tissue processors, stainers, embedding units, cryostats, microscopes and centrifuges