Histotechnologist II - 115237
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#115237 Histotechnologist IIFiling Deadline: Tue 5/31/2022
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This position will remain open until filled
UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 3/24/22 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.
Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 4/5/22. 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 an histotechnologist.
- Bachelor’s degree.
- Microtomy, sectioning and embedding proficiency.
- Histotechnician or Histotechnology certification by A.S.C.P.
Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).
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