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MD Anderson Cancer Center Histology Laboratory Assistant - Histology - 5am-2pm in Houston, Texas

JOB SPECIFIC COMPETENCIES

Provides assistance to laboratory staff and pathologists.

  • Provide direct assistance to laboratory staff and pathologists in their preparation of diagnostic and/or research material.

  • Assist clinical histology technicians with procurement and processing of specimens and preparation of slides.

Organizing and tracking patient material

  • Utilize laboratory informatics system to access patient information and to organize, label and track patient materials relevant to the histology laboratories. Locate and deliver sides/blocks and corresponding information to pathologist, fellows and other departmental/divisional employees as needed.

Equipment maintenance, preparing solutions and Inventory

  • Prepares solutions and maintains laboratory equipment. Maintain cleanliness of laboratories according safety and regulatory guidelines.

  • Receive, unpack, store and date chemicals and supplies. Performs all duties following established safety guidelines

  • Other duties as required.

High school diploma or equivalent. Two years experience in a clinical laboratory to one year in a histology laboratory. It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law. http://www.mdanderson.org/about-us/legal-and-policy/legal-statements/eeo-affirmative-action.html

Additional Information

  • Requisition ID: 134894

  • Employment Status: Full-Time

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • FLSA: non-exempt, eligible for overtime, and is subject to the provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)

  • Work Week: Days

  • Fund Type: Hard

  • Pivotal Position: No

  • Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 28,800

  • Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 36,000

  • Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 43,200

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