The role of the Histotechnologist Student is to perform limited routine procedures performed in the Histopathology laboratory.Other duties as assigned.
- Embeds and properly orients surgical and autopsy tissue for microtomy.
- Cuts routine tissue specimens and control tissue according to defined protocols.
- Performs routine, special staining and immunohistochemistry of microscopic tissue sections.
This document represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions. It should be understood, therefore, that incumbents may be asked to perform job-related duties beyond those explicitly described.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.
A.Education / Training:Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology, Clinical Laboratory Sciences or currently enrolled in an affiliated university as a student in the Beaumont Schools of Histotechnology.