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Histology Technician

Requisition Details

Requisition Information

Requisition Title Histology Technician
Position Category Science/Research
Requisition Number 00949-A

Opening Information

Job Status Full Time
Education Required Undergraduate Degree
Experience Required 1 - 3 Years
Position Description

Histology Technician

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is looking for a research technician to work in the Histology Core Facility. This facility provides support for research programs at CSHL, primarily dedicated to understanding the cause and development of cancer with a special emphasis on analysis of cancer models.

The successful applicant will join an experienced 4-person team that supports CSHL’s basic and preclinical cancer research by processing animal and human samples for visualization and analysis. We are seeking a highly motivated research technician who likes to work at this interface.

Key responsibilities include: Performance of routine histology tasks in a highly reproducible manner and supervision of machine based automated workflows. Evaluation of the quality of stained tissue slides to be returned to researchers. Close collaboration with various cancer research groups and general laboratory organization, including ordering of supplies.

Position Requirements

Position Requirements:

- General laboratory experience, including troubleshooting of results and laboratory problem-solving skills.
- Motivated to share work and to succeed in a team.
- A Bachelor’s Degree with lab experience.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
- Must thrive in fast-paced environment. Must be highly organized, and able to multitask.
- Previous experience with histology is a plus but not required. On-the-job training will be provided as needed.

Please apply for this position via the CSHL website at

Position Number 00949-A

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CSHL is an EO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status.

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