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This is a part-time position for an ASCP certified Research Histotechnician to work 8-15 hrs/wk between 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday to Friday.
Specific responsibilities for the Research Histotechnician will include:
The successful technologist must be able to work accurately and efficiently, be detail oriented, and work both independently and within a group. Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving skills are required. This position requires excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to work positively in a customer oriented environment. In addition, the incumbent must be flexible and skilled at organizing and prioritizing tasks. Familiarity with Microsoft Word, Excel, SharePoint, and Internet Explorer is desirable.