Mayo Clinic Histology Technician - Histology in Rochester, Minnesota
Department Laboratory Medicine & Pathology
Position description Performs a variety of technical procedures that result in the creation of microscopic slide preparations. These technical procedures may include: accessioning specimens; specimen processing and microtomy techniques; paraffin, frozen, and plastic. Technical staining procedures include: routine Hematoxylin and Eosin, special stains, immunofluorescence, immunohistochemical staining, and in situ hybridization. Participates in on-call rotations, including weekends as needed. Assists with training of students and new employees.
*A two-year commitment to this position is required* Qualifications Associates degree required with coursework including 24 semester hours of the following: at least 12 credit hours in chemistry, biology, or medical laboratory technology; AND 6 credit hours in chemistry; AND 6 credit hours in biology.
* Visa sponsorship is not available for this position; Also, Mayo Clinic DOES NOT participate in the F-1 STEM OPT extension program* Additional qualifications Graduate of a NAACLS accredited program preferred.
Graduates of the Mayo School of Health Sciences Histology Technician Program will receive preference.
ALL MUST be included for your application to be considered:
- Cover Letter
- Internal candidates must provide their past three performance appraisals.
- Transcripts (unofficial copy accepted) or NACES detailed international equivalency for foreign degrees. License or certification Histotechnician (HT) or Histotechnologist (HTL) certified by the American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP). Board of Certification required at start date. Employees obtaining certification(s) after January 1, 2004 will be required to demonstrate evidence of ongoing maintenance of certification.
Exemption status Non-exempt
Compensation Detail Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $23.10 per hour.
Benefits eligible Yes
Schedule Full Time
Hours / Pay period 80
Schedule details Monday - Friday 6:00 pm - 2:30 am
Site description Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.
Category Clinical Labs and Research
Career profile Clinical Labs
Job posting number 139146BR
Recruiter Josie Gisel
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