Laboratory Medicine & Pathology
Why Mayo Clinic
Diversity and inclusion are integral to Mayo Clinic's mission to provide excellent, culturally relevant care in a welcoming environment to all individuals from a wide variety of backgrounds. In the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology (DLMP), we aim to diversify our workforce and to create an inclusive work environment where differences are valued, allowing individuals to achieve and contribute to their fullest potential. By leveraging the strengths that each diverse individual and group brings to the table, we gain the strategic advantages of accelerated innovation, better problem solving, enhanced productivity and job satisfaction, improved quality, and, most importantly, we find better ways to meet the needs of our patients.
Performs STAT and routine histological procedures (preparation, processing, and/or staining of patient tissues) prior to the microscopic study and diagnosis by the Pathologist and/or Dermatopathologist. Interacts with physicians, nurses, and other allied health individuals in a manner which is helpful in understanding test availability for the department. Performs immunohistochemical, immunofluorescence, special stain, electron microscopy and frozen section studies. Fluorescent In Situ Hybridization (FISH) and Digital Imaging experience as the position requires. Helps to problem-solve cases for Pathologists and other staff members as needed.
Associates degree and/or Bachelor's degree (Biology/Science related degree) required. One year of experience preferred. Must have completed an accredited Histology training program.
Working knowledge of the methods, instrumentation, and principles of all routine immunohistochemistry, immunofluorescence, special stain, electron microscopy and frozen section procedures is required. Must be able to work irregular hours (rotating shifts) and evenings upon occasion.
License or certification
Clinical Laboratory Technologist (specialty Histology) Florida licensure
HT (ASCP) and/or HTL (ASCP) national certification
Valid Florida Drivers License to be able to cover frozen section and on call transplant procedures.
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $23.89 per hour.
Monday - Friday, Days
Jacksonville is the largest city in area in the continental United States. A beautiful coastal Florida city that features excellent year-round climate, over 20 miles of beaches and outstanding outdoor recreational, cultural and family-oriented amenities. The “River City by the Sea” has an excellent school system, reasonable cost of living and a thriving business environment. Medical professionals and patients are drawn to Jacksonville by an extraordinary network of high-profile healthcare facilities. Jacksonville continues to grow as more people relocate from all over the U.S. and abroad, to see what the great River City has to offer!
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