Northwell Health Histology Technician Overnight (LIJ Medical Center) in New Hyde Park, New York

Req Number 001E4F

Job Category Nursing Support

Job Description

POSITION

SUMMARY

Performs all routine cutting and staining of surgical specimens, including frozen sections and special stains.

RESPONSIBILITIES




1. Performs all routine cutting and staining of surgical specimens.

2. Performs frozen sections.

3. Performs special stains.

4. Performs related duties, as required.

*ADA Essential Functions

Qualifications

REQUIRED

EXPERIENCEAND

QUALIFICATIONS

· High School Diploma or equivalent, required.

· Licensed by New York State Education Department (NYSED), required.

· Minimum of one (1) year relevant histology experience and/or training in the past five (5) years.

OR

Minimum of twelve (12) months of training in an accepted Histotechnology program.

· Ability to communicate effectively and follow written and/or oral instructions.

· Good manual and physical dexterity is required.