Histotechnologist - Histotechnician (Mohs Laboratory - Dermatology)

    Mayo Clinic
    La Crosse, WI, LA CROSSE, WI
    Part-time
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    Job Description

    City

    La Crosse

    State

    Wisconsin

    Telecommute

    No

    Department

    Dermatology

    Position description

    This posting is to hire a 0.8 FTE and 0.6 FTE as either a Histotechnologist or Histotechnician.

    Training provided in Rochester, MN for those without MOHS experience.


    Histotechnologist:Non - exempt position. The histology laboratory contributes a valuable service to help pathologists provide patient diagnoses. The histotechnologist prepares tissues for microscopic diagnosis by a Pathologist utilizing a variety of manual, semi-automated and automated technologies. The histotechnologist is responsible for maintaining the integrity of tissue through the pre-analytic to post-analytic phase in the Anatomic Pathology laboratory. The histotechnologist is responsible for producing slides of good to superior quality and works closely with the Surgeon/Pathologist to provide slides in an efficient and timely manner.

    Histotechnician:Non - exempt position. The histology laboratory contributes a valuable service to help pathologists provide patient diagnoses. The histotechnician prepares tissues for microscopic diagnosis by a Pathologist utilizing a variety of manual, semi-automated and automated technologies. The histotechnician is responsible for maintaining the integrity of tissue through the pre-analytic to post-analytic phase in the Anatomic Pathology laboratory. The histotechnician is responsible for producing slides of good to superior quality and works closely with the Surgeon/Pathologist to provide slides in an efficient and timely manner.

    Qualifications

    Histotechnologist:Bachelor's degree. Completion of a clinical practicum in an Anatomic Pathology laboratory.

    Histotechnician:HTL - Associate Degree, HT certificate or board eligible. Candidates who have education/work experience and are registry eligible and/or have obtained their HT/HTL certification are considered to have met the education requirement. Completion of a clinical practicum in an Anatomic Pathology laboratory. Computer skills. Must be highly organized, efficient, detail oriented and capable of multi-tasking. Ability to work independently. Must possess good manual dexterity. Ability to communicate in English, both verbally and written. Must possess problem solving skills. Mohs Certificate is acceptable in place of HTL.

    Additional qualifications

    Histotechnologist:Graduate of a NAACLS accredited program preferred. Graduates of the Mayo School of Health Sciences Histology Technician Program will receive preference.

    License or certification

    Histotechnologist:HTL or equivalent. Must obtain registry within six months of becoming registry eligible upon employment, initial certification is required to demonstrate competency, but ongoing maintenance is not required ongoing maintenance is not required.

    Histotechnician:Must obtain registry within six months of becoming registry eligible upon employment, initial certification is required to demonstrate competency, but ongoing maintenance is not required ongoing. Mohs certificate is acceptable in place of HTL.

    Exemption status

    Non-exempt

    Compensation Detail

    Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $22.53 per hour.

    Benefits eligible

    Yes

    Schedule

    Part Time

    Hours / Pay period

    64HRS/48HRS

    Schedule details

    Monday - Friday, rotating shift start times.

    Site description

    La Crosse, WI, is a city of 52,000 with a metro area of 120,000 in the Upper Mississippi River Valley, located between Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN, and Madison, WI. The area offers unlimited, four-season recreational opportunities (biking, golf, hiking the bluffs and cross-country/downhill skiing). We have a great family environment with safe and high-quality schools, including two universities and a technical college. There are sport events, a local symphony orchestra, theaters, children's museum and a civic center.

    Category

    Clinical Labs and Research

    Career profile

    Clinical Labs

    Job posting number

    131172BR

    Recruiter

    Justin Kennedy

    Equal opportunity employer

    As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.

    Posting ID: 552619835Posted: 2020-05-06