Pathology Resource Technologist

Post #
6668
Company
Health Research Inc. (HRI) Roswell Park Division
Department
Pathology Core Facility
Hours/Shift
Full-time; Temporary; Days
Salary
HRI offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
Description of Duties

Provides technical supervision and training for subordinate level staff members; performs and manages simple and complex experimental/laboratory tasks independently within the Pathology Resource laboratories and tissue banks to provide services or laboratory results for customers/investigators for use in research projects related to the treatment and prevention of cancer and cancer-related diseases in a timely, accurate and dependable manner. The Pathology Resource Technologist will routinely handle fresh tissue and process it for distribution or banking; handle formalin fixed tissue, performing multiple staining procedures and handling incoming requests through the Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS). The Pathology Resource Technician may be tasked to specialize in one sub lab or cross train in several sub labs in order to provide coverage to any area as required and assigned by the management team.

Qualifications

Applicants must have a Bachelor’s degree in a biological science; or an Associate’s degree in a biological science and the equivalent of two years of full-time experience as a Histotechnician and/or as a Pathology Resource Technician [Roswell Park] or a High School Diploma or High School Equivalency Diploma and the equivalent of four years of full-time experience as a Histotechnician and/or as a Pathology Resource Technician [Roswell Park]. The preferred candidate will have a Bachelor's degree in a biological science, experience in histological procedures, fresh tissue handling, tissue biobanking, and have an exceptional ability to focus on detail and accuracy.

This is a grant-funded position.  Compliance with funding requirements such as time and effort reporting, grant deliverables, and contract deliverables is required.

Health Research Incorporated (HRI) Roswell Park Division participates in the E-Verify program.

Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer/Qualified Individuals with Disabilities/Qualified Protected Veterans

Applicant Instructions

Applicants must reference the Posting # when applying for this position.

Interested applicants may apply by uploading a cover letter and resume below in Microsoft Word or PDF format.