Kelly Services Direct-Hire Histology Technician in Detroit, MI in Detroit, Michigan
Monday-Friday, 8AM-4:30PM (some flex)
Kelly Science & Clinical is interviewing and hiring immediately for an experienced Histology Technician! This is a direct-hire opportunity with one of our partners, a global leader and team of experts providing biological products and cutting-edge technology in the life science industry.
Routine microtomy, cryotomy, and H&E staining
Perform specimen labeling, handling, preservation, processing, and tracking
Exercise proper embedding techniques of paraffin infiltrated tissue specimens
Participate in daily equipment preventative maintenance procedures
Maintain adequate level of inventory as required by the histology department
Adhere to quality control and documentation policies and assist in the performance of quality control and calibration-verification procedures
Ability to execute complex testing or sectioning projects upon request
Prepare solutions and reagents required for special stains or immunohistochemistry staining
Perform special or immunohistochemical staining procedures
Contribute and participate in quality improvement initiative efforts
Effectively interact with internal and external customers regarding order requests
Cross-train within adjacent departments as assigned
Adherence to all OSHA/MiOSHA specimen processing and handling requirements
Perform work tasks by use of Laboratory Information System ex: BSI
Other duties as assigned
Associates in Applied Science or BA in Biology or basic science related field
License, Certification and/or Registration: HT/HTL or Registry eligible by ASCP, (required within one year of start date)
Clinical experience as a component of program accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS)
Occasionally required to work evenings and/or weekends
HepB vaccination and TB bacteria testing (other vaccination or testing as recommended)
Proof immunization or waiver is acceptable
Previous and recent histology experience in a regulated environment
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Proficient with Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook
Organizational skills with great attention to detail
Problem solving skills
Ability to multi-task and prioritize duties
Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team
Ability to effectively present information to customers, clients, and internal staff members
Passion for excellence
You should know: Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.
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About Kelly ®
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