HTL/HT Histotechnician/Histotechnologist

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Time Type:
Full time
Hours per Pay Period:
Day Shift 8-80
Average rate:
$33.87 USD(This represents the rate for an individual with significant experience in this job)


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The future looks bright at Bay Area Hospital, and we are always searching for quality people to join our team. We offer a great atmosphere, competitive pay, a wide array of benefits, and many growth opportunities for our employees.

Job Description:
Histology Technician Certified

Prepares histologic slides from tissue sections for microscopic examination and diagnosis by pathologist.


  • Demonstrates the ability to use a personal computer and various software programs applicable to the position
  • Demonstrates the ability to operate applicable office equipment
  • Exhibits the ability to deal effectively interdepartmentally & with the public
  • Exhibits the ability to maintain confidentiality, think and act independently with minimal supervision
  • Maintains regular, consistent and punctual attendance at the assigned job location
  • Demonstrates a general knowledge of histologic techniques, procedures, and safety precautions


  • Must meet current qualifications listed under section “Clinical Laboratory Personnel Requirements” defined in the federal Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments Act of 1988 (CLIA-88) and Oregon Department of Human Services Regulations, College of American Pathologists (CAP) and Joint Commission standards. CAP reserves the right to set requirements that are more stringent than those of CLIA-88 (Copy of academic degree/transcript required upon hire if performing Moderate Complexity Testing)
  • Registry as Histology Technician or Histology Technologist with the American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP) or equivalent


  • Experience with LIS and HIS computer systems, tissue processor, embedding center, automatic stainer, automated coverslipper, analytic balance, automated microtome, microwave, microscope, telephone, tissue flotation bath, volumetric glassware, cryostat and recycler


Union Affiliation: UFCW

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities and job skills required.

Physical/Mental/Environmental Requirements

  • Able to sit, stand, walk, bend, squat, reach, and stretch frequently
  • May be required to lift up to 40 pounds
  • Must use standard precautions due to threat of exposure to blood and body fluids
  • Needs ability to communicate effectively through reading, writing, and speaking in person or on telephone
  • Requires periodic use of personal computer


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Bay Area Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Position/Program Information First day of filing: June 24, 2021 @ 8:00 A.M., PT Until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure without prior notice. EXAM