NJ Employer Lead Technologist (Histology) in Newark, New Jersey

LEAD TECHNOLOGIST (HISTOLOGY) Job Number: 3357Category: Laboratory and Medical TechnologistLocation: Newark, NJ Performs duties and functions required for the handling of surgical and autopsy material using approved techniques to obtain quality results on tissue processed under the direction of the manager . Cuts frozen sections.-Performs histochemical stains, Immunohistochemistry stains and Immunofluorescence stains as requested by the Pathologists.-Maintains laboratory equipment and tracks all routine maintenance and quality control performed. Performs other duties as assigned. -Offers support to coworkers in a team environment. Offers support for the goals of the department. Upholds all safety and infection control regulations. May work Saturdays/Holidays as necessary. Must possess a degree in Medical Technology or related field; ASCP certified or eligible; work related experience in the Histology Lab preferred..