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Title:  Histology Technician - MOHS

Division:  Dermatology
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 7:30 AM - 5 PM
Work Location:  Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $45,271 - $65,000
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  6726

Summary

The Department of Dermatology at Baylor College of Medicine has an immediate opening for an experienced Histology Lab Technician. The Mohs Histology Technician assists Dermatology Mohs Surgeons and Histology Lab Supervisor with performing histological preparation and procedures of skin tissue to aid cell pathology.  The ideal candidate has three or more years’ experience in a fast paced, team oriented academic atmosphere.   

 

The Dermatology Clinic is a state of the art facility that treats patients with skin conditions, performs Mohs Surgery on skin cancer patients, and performs cosmetic procedures.

 

Position is located at the Jamail Specialty Care Center.

Job Duties

  • Performs histological procedures on human tissues in the Dermatology Clinic.
  • Performs histological preparations.
  • Ensures that laboratory equipment and supplies are clean and sterile, and maintains the cleanliness of the laboratory.
  • Contributes to maintain CLIA lab standards each day and assists with preparation of biannual CLIA lab survey.
  • Orders laboratory supplies and equipment as necessary to maintain a par level.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Associate in Science degree in Histologic Technology.
  • One year of directly related experience in a Mohs histology laboratory using Cryostats and embedding and marking tissue samples (preferably skin) or one year of frozen sectioning experience.
  • Certified Histology Technician by the American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP) Board of Certification (BOC).

 

 

 

 

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

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