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RWJBarnabas Health Histology Technician, Lab-Histology in New Brunswick, New Jersey

Histology Technician, Lab-HistologyReq #:0000091917

Category:Laboratory and Medical Technologist



Facility:RWJ New Brunswick



Main Hospital - New Brunswick, One Robert Wood Johnson Place, New Brunswick, NJ 08901

RWJBH is looking for a Histology Technician for our Histology Lab at the New Brunswick campus. This is a full-time, day position.

Job Summary

Duties may include but are not necessarily limited to the following:

  • Embeds, cuts, stains and performs other tasks required to process tissue in the Histology laboratory

  • Perform quality control procedures established for each method and maintain accurate records

  • Operates all instruments/ equipment according to accepted written procedures and recognizes and identifies instrument/ equipment problems

  • Meets acceptable turnaround time and productivity standards for the section

  • Recognizes testing errors/discrepancies or problems and notifies appropriate personnel; assists in

  • problem resolution

  • Assist other personnel for IHC training

  • Perform IHC tests validation for new Antibody

  • Review accuracy and completeness of IHC stained slides prior to releasing to pathologist

  • Complete routine and STAT testing within acceptable turn-around time guidelines


  • Preferred Bachelors of Science degree in medical technology, chemistry, biology, or related life science

  • Experience 5 year of relevant work experience from CAP accredited Laboratory,

  • Skills in microtomy, grossing, processing, embedding, cutting and routine special staining techniques

RWJBarnabas Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer