We are currently seeking a full time Histology Tech for the Pathology Department
A problem solver, who can manage complex, high quantity and sometimes contradictory information to effectively solve problems.
A good decision maker, with proven success of making timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward.
Action oriented and eager to take on new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.
An effective communicator, capable of developing and delivering multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of difference audiences.
Adaptable in your approach and demeanor in real time to match the shifting demands of different situations.
Processes fresh and fixed tissue specimens for surgical, autopsy, and investigative histopathology preparations under supervision.
Performs assigned quality control procedures.
Records daily, weekly, and monthly, all quality control and preventive maintenance activities. (Include any corrective action taken, along with date and initials).
Performs preventive maintenance activities as scheduled, documenting on appropriate logs.
Work at one of our facilities in New York City (Relocation assistance available for this job, pending completion of 6 months employment).
Equivalent of 2 years of college with knowledge of biology, chemistry, anatomy and physiology required
New York State Clinical Laboratory Technologist/Clinical Laboratory Technician/Certified Histology Technician required
2 year experience in histopathology techniques.
Excellent communication skills - including verbal, written and computer
ASCP Certification strongly preferred
Internal Number: 2019-36189
About Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.