Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Biochemistry, Biological Sciences, Molecular Biology
  3. United States
King of Prussia, USA
Posting date: 15 Feb 2021

Proclinical is currently recruiting for a Histotechnologist for a global pharmaceutical company located in King of Prussia, PA. As the Histotechnologist, you will work with human specimens to diagnose disease and abnormalities.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Process and analyze samples for circulating tumor cells or other rare events
  • Perform special staining procedures
  • Provide histology expertise, working with R&D and other departments in the development and implementation of new assays
  • Assist in the development of laboratory Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
  • Maintain regulatory compliance with CLIA and all other applicable regulations
  • Maintain safety guidelines for clinical laboratory environments
  • Perform such other duties and responsibilities that are consistent with the role of a Clinical Scientist 1, Histotechnologist or as may be assigned from time to time

Skills and Requirements:

  • B.S. in Histotechnology or Biology combined with 2 years' clinical laboratory experience, or an equivalent combination of experience and formal education
  • Board certification as HT(ASCP)CM
  • Flexibility to work some weekends
  • Strong scientific/technical aptitude
  • Good visual inspection skills combined with tolerance for repetitive work
  • Exceptional organizational and time management skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize to meet deadlines
  • Ability to work both independently with minimal supervision as well as in a team environment
  • An eye for detail and commitment to high quality data
  • Continuous learner with a keen appetite for cross-disciplinary work
  • Flexibility and a "can do" attitude
  • Entrepreneurial thinking and work ethic

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Mary Jacobs at (+1) 267-297-3376 or m.jacobs@proclinical.com.

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.