Lab Aide-Histology - Knoxville, TN req27717 in Knoxville, TN at Quest Diagnostics

Date Posted: 7/21/2019

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Schedule:  Monday-Friday 1030a-630p will rotate with 11a-730p hours.


1. Ensure proper accessioning and labeling of all tissue samples.
2. Process paperwork associated with accessioning and reporting.
3. Prepare reagents for tissue processing and routine slide staining, under direct supervision.
4. Perform routine H&E staining either manually or automated.
5. Perform cover slipping of stained slides either manually or automated.
6. Perform routine maintenance and cleaning of equipment.
7. Responsible for all assigned clerical duties associated with the Histology laboratory.
8. Ensure all corporate safety, quality control and quality assurance standards are met.
9. Ensure compliance with all local, federal, CLIA and CAP regulations.
10. Maintain a clean and well-organized work area.
11. Other duties, as assigned by supervisor.


1. High School Education or equivalent

Work Experience:
1. 0-2 years experience in a histology laboratory is preferred.

Special Requirements:
1. Good clerical, organizational and communication skills.
2. Basic knowledge of operating non-complex instrumentation.

Key Word Search: histology, tissue sample, accessioning, labeling, slide staining, cover slipping.


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