Histologist II - PT/Nights at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 11/17/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Part-Time
  • Location:
    Orlando, FL
  • Date Posted:
    11/17/2020
  • Job ID:
    20026646
  • Job Family
    Laboratory
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    3 - Night

Job Description


Description

YOU ARE REQUIRED TO SUBMIT A RESUME WITH YOUR APPLICATION!

 

Histotechnologist II- AdventHealth Orlando

Location Address: 601 EAST ROLLINS STREET, Orlando FL 32803

Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth East Orlando

  • Located on a lush tropical campus, our flagship hospital, 1,368-bed AdventHealth Orlando
  • serves as the major tertiary facility for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America
  • AdventHealth Orlando houses one of the largest Emergency Departments and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the country
  • We are already one of the busiest hospitals in the nation, providing service excellence to more than 32,000 inpatients and 125,000 outpatients each year
Work Hours/Shift:   Part Time/Nights. 12:00AM - 8:30AM
 
You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Demonstrates, through behavior, AdventHealth’s core values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship, and Teamwork
  • Performs assigned pre and post analytical activities related to anatomic pathology tests assigned including specimen collection and processing, Quality Control, equipment maintenance, inventory control, Quality Assurance and proficiency testing procedures.
  • Performs analytical activities and troubleshooting related to specimen processing, embedding, microtomy, cryotome, routine and special histologic staining, frozen sectioning, cover slipping and handling of irreplaceable tissue, surgical and body fluid specimens.  
  • Assists in training new employees and histology students/interns while providing leadership and mentoring to histotechnicians, fellow histotechnologists, and laboratory support staff to maintain optimal operations and outstanding customer service. 
  • Supports cross departmental partnerships and communication amongst Pathologists, Pathologists’ Assistants, hospital staff and clients taking immediate steps to correct, follow through and report any mistakes or errors to department manager, assistant manager or lead tech including resolution to customer service issues within guidelines.
 
 

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

Required:
  • 1 year of experience as a Histology technician/technologist in Histology laboratory setting
  • Licensed by the State of Florida as a Clinical Laboratory Technologist in Histology
  • Technical and troubleshooting skills and aptitudes related to specimen processing, embedding, microtomy, cryotome, routine and special histologic staining, cover slipping and handling of irreplaceable tissue, surgical and body fluid specimens. 
  • Ability to utilize automated Histology equipment properly according to lab procedures and manufacturers’ instructions. 
  • Ability to apply accurately learned computer related applications and programs, including using electronic keyboards and other peripheral devices
Preferred:
  • 2 or more years of experience as a Histology technician/technologist in a Histology laboratory setting.
  • Associates in Science degree in Histology
  • Nationally certified as a HT (ASCP), HTL (ASCP) or equivalent.
 
Job Summary:
 

The Histology Technologist performs anatomical pathology procedures in assigned areas as licensed. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.

 

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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