Histotechnologist or Histology Technician - Evenings
Company: UVA Medical Center
Posted on: November 14, 2021
$5000 sign-on bonus is availableRequirements:
- Must work a 40 hour/week full-time schedule
- Must work a specified shift if applicable (days, evenings, or
nights; weekend rotation if required)
- 24-month commitment with pro-rated repayment for early
terminationThe salary range shown below reflects that of a
Histotechnologist.The salary range for a Histology Technician is
$22.39 - $35.82Responsible for performing histological procedures
to aid in diagnosis, research and instruction.
- Prepares tissue samples for routine microscopic analysis.
- Maintains and operates laboratory equipment according to
manufacturer recommendations and procedures.
- Demonstrates knowledge of quality, safety, and compliance
- Investigates, documents, communicates and resolves needs,
problems or complaints.
- Performs area-specific support/clinical activities.
- In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may
be assigned.Position Compensation Range: $25.21 - $40.34
HourlyMINIMUM REQUIREMENTSEducation: Clinical education in a
Histology Technician School (HT) program accredited by NAACLS or 1
year experience.Experience:1 year experience in a Histology
Laboratory.Licensure: HT(ASCP) or HTL(ASCP) or eligible.
Certification within 18 months of hire.PHYSICAL DEMANDSJob requires
sitting, standing for prolonged periods, frequently walking,
bending/stooping; Repetitive motion: (embedding, microtomy, cover
slipping). Proficient communicative, auditory and visual skills;
Attention to detail and ability to write legibly; Ability to
lift/push/pull 20 - 50lbs. May be exposed to fumes, chemicals,
noise, blood/body fluids and infectious disease.The salary range
reflected in this job posting is for a Histology Technician.
Additional compensation is available if you are hired in as a
Histotechnologist . The level eligibility will be discussed during
the recruitment process.COVID Vaccination RequirementThe University
of Virginia expects all current and new employees (UVA Health
System and Academic), to be vaccinated against COVID-19.If hired to
work within the University Health System, you will be required to
provide proof of vaccination or be willing to receive the
vaccination. Employees may request a medical or religious exemption
from vaccination.If hired to work on the Academic side of the
University, excluding the School of Medicine, School of Nursing,
UPG, and the Health Systems Library, you will be required to
provide proof of vaccination or be willing to submit to mandatory,
weekly prevalence testing. Employees that are working 100% remotely
will not be subject to weekly prevalence testing; however, if the
employee works on UVA Grounds (including the Medical Center) even
intermittently, then they are required to be tested for COVID-19
once per week on an indefinite basis and follow masking
mandates.NOTE: Some medical and safety-sensitive positions require
vaccination and are not eligible for an exemption. For more
information on how the vaccination and testing requirements will
apply to you at your work location, see the UVA New Hire
Vaccination Requirements webpage.The University of Virginia, i
ncluding the UVA Health System which represents the UVA Medical
Center, Schools of Medicine and Nursing, UVA Physician's Group and
the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, are fundamentally
committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe
diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's
perspectives and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and
affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to age, color,
disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national
or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex
(including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and
family medical or genetic information.
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