WuXi AppTec

  • Histologist

    Job Locations US-MN-St. Paul
    Job ID
  • Overview

    The Histologist is responsible for the tests and applications of histology.


    • Receiving tissue specimens from internal and external clients
    • Gross trimming of tissues, organs and systems
    • Processing tissues
    • Embedding tissues
    • Sectioning paraffin blocks
    • Routine and Special Staining of slides
    • Reagent/Equipment maintenance
    • Organization and distribution of slides
    • Receiving and storing supplies
    • Data Entry
    • Contributes to the overall operations and to the achievements of departmental goals
    • Perform job specific tasks in compliance with applicable Regulations, International Standards, and WuXi AppTec Policies and Standard Operating Procedures
    • Thorough understanding of Good Laboratory Practices and Good Manufacturing Practices
    • Other duties as assigned
    • May be required to work overtime


    Experience / Education:

    • Associate degree or equivalent
    • HT or HTL certification is a requirement
    • Prior experience in preparing routine plastic embedded tissue sections is desired, but not required


    Knowledge / Skills / Abilities:

    • Proficient in Oral & Written communication skills
    • Need to be able to read, write and understand English
    • Proficient in Microsoft (Excel, Word, Outlook)
    • Organized self-starter


     Please Note that the work schedule for this position is:  Sunday – Thursday (days).



    Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled 



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