Histotechnologist or Histotechnician

LabCorp - Burlington, NC (30+ days ago)

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We are seeking Histology Professionals to join the LabCorp team where we are dedicated to providing the highest quality medical laboratory services. Come work in our Pathology laboratory located in Burlington, NC alongside a highly trained staff with the latest technology. Our services are performed with the utmost care, expertise, integrity and respect for the patient. Please note, you will need to provide official sealed transcripts as well as documentation for any applicable certification to secure employment with LabCorp

We have many options for schedules available... please apply to this position and we can work with whatever schedule works best for you:

Job Responsibilities

  • Process human tissue and body fluid specimens in preparation for microscopic exam
  • Perform technical duties related to the production of histopathological slides of surgical specimens
  • Section the embedded tissue, using a microtome and mount the section properly on a microscope slide
  • Perform various immunohistochemical tests on formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue sections
  • Process mounted sections through routine and special staining procedures
  • Properly orient and embed surgical tissue specimens
  • Prepare the stains and reagents needed for special procedures
  • Report accurate and timely test results in order to deliver quality patient care
  • Operate and maintain manual and automated instruments
  • Perform and document equipment maintenance as needed
  • Record equipment log data in an accurate and timely manner
  • Perform and document preventive maintenance and quality control procedures
  • Adhere to the laboratory's quality control policies
  • Follow the laboratory's procedures for specimen handling and processing, analysis and reporting
  • Document problems that may affect test performance and perform corrective actions when needed


  • High school diploma or equivalent is required
  • Associate's or Bachelor's Degree is preferred
  • ASCP Histology certification or other relevant Histology certifications are a plus
  • Ability to meet CLIA requirements
  • Experience with routine histology procedures and equipment
  • Immunohistochemistry experience is a plus
  • Comfortability embedding both large and small specimens
  • Ability to accurately read all labels and documents
  • Ability to work independently within a team and strong attention to detail
  • Experience working in a high volume laboratory environment is desirable
  • Familiarity with laboratory SOPs and safety protocol

Along with a fantastic company culture, some of the benefits that you will enjoy as a LabCorp employee are:

· Full Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance

· Health Care Flexible Spending Accounts

· 401k

· 18 Days Paid Time Off per year

· 6 Paid Holidays

· No Charge Laboratory Testing (Including Dependents)

· Life Insurance (as well as Dependent Life Insurance)

· Employee Stock Purchase Plan

· Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance (Optional)

· Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance

· Critical Illness Insurance

· Commute Spending Accounts

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $21.00 - $34.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance

Medical Specialty:

  • Pathology


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Evening shift
  • Night shift

Supplemental Pay:

  • Signing bonus


  • Associate (Preferred)

Company's website:

  • https://jobs.labcorp.com/

Work Remotely:

  • No