insourcing solutions
for scientific talent


Boston $75,000 - $85,000 Permanent

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
  • Use of immunohistochemistry (IHC) and immunofluorescence (IF) assays to test reagents.
  • Section the embedded tissue, using a microtome and mount the section properly on a microscope slide
  • Reviews and applies applicable Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).
  • 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
  • Operate under a quality management system (QMS) with proper record-keeping and compliance
  • Report accurate and timely test results in order to deliver quality patient care
  • Operate and maintain manual and automated instruments
  • Perform and document preventive maintenance and quality control procedures
  • Follow the laboratory's procedures for specimen handling and processing, analysis and reporting
  • Document problems that may affect test performance and perform corrective actions as needed


  • Associate's or Bachelor's Degree in a Life Science and/or meet local regulatory (CLIA & State) requirements
  • Highly organized with a strong attention to detail
  • Familiarity with routine histology procedures and equipment
  • ASCP certification HT, HTL and IHC (Eligible)
Share this job:

Apply now

Similar Jobs

Medical Technologist - Blood Bank

Boston $65,000 - $75,000 Contract

Job Responsibilities: Perform blood typing to determine the blood group (A, B, AB, O) and Rh factor (positive or negative). Conduct crossm...

Medical Technologist

Boston $80,000 - $90,000 Permanent

Job Responsibilities: Performs a variety of laboratory disciplines such as chemistry, microbiology, immunology, hematology and immunohemat...

Senior Manufacturing Associate

Bedford Competitive Contract

Job Responsibilities: Execute gene therapy manufacturing processes according to established protocols and standard operating procedures (SOPs)....

Research Assistant

Indianapolis Competitive p/h Contract

Job Responsibilities: Assist senior team members in exploring, testing, and developing novel formulations, production processes, and delivery sy...

Research Assistant

Cambridge 22 p/h Contract

Job Responsibilities: Execute all tasks meticulously following Policies and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), in alignment with regulatory s...