Kaiser Permanente Berkeley , CA 94705
Under the general direction of the Pathologist or Laboratory Manager, performs immunohistochemical stains and all other special procedures as required. Cuts, embebs, and stains histology specimens.
Performs routine tasks related to fixation and processing of specimens.
Cuts, prepares, and stains slides from histology specimens.
Correctly prepares special stains and solutions.
Operates and evaluates equipment and reagent systems.
Maintains equipment with documentation and reports repairs to manager.
Also maintains logbooks and Block and slide files.
Assists Pathologist in any area of histology sections.
Writes and updates evaluation reports as well as procedures using NCCLS format.
Perform other related duties as assigned.
This job has no supervisory responsibilities.
Minimum (12) twelve months of experience as histologic technician or completion of the 12 month Histology training.
Associate Degree in Science.
License, Certification, Registration
Demonstrated ability to perform all special stains used in the routine practice of pathology.
Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence.
Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization
Previous experience with lab information systems
Must be an independent self-motivated individual proficient in histology and related applications.
Must be willing to work in a Labor Management Partnership environment.
Primary Location: California,Berkeley,Berkeley Regional Lab
1725 1725 Eastshore Scheduled Weekly Hours: 16 Shift: Night Workdays:
Thu, Fri Working Hours Start: 10:00 PM Working Hours End: 6:30 AM Job Schedule: Short Hour Job Type: Standard Employee Status:
Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: United Healthcare Workers
West Job Level: Entry Level Job Category:
Laboratory Department: Pathology/Lab-Histology Travel: No
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