[Histonet] NEW Position Alert - Quality Assurance Histologist

Matt Ward mw <@t> personifysearch.com
Tue Jun 5 17:27:32 CDT 2012

Good Evening Histonet,

We are currently searching for a Histotech that would be interested in a QA
role with a global leader in Histology based in Richmond IL. The company is
growing and offers a strong package.

Please respond to this e-mail with your resume if you would be interested
in learning more.

*Quality Assurance Histologist *

*The Company:*

Well-established provider of consumables and medical device accessories for
clinical histology and research laboratories.  The facility works closely
with our UK, German and Australian facilities in the development,
manufacturing and marketing of products including processing reagents,
storage and specimen transport devices, cytology accessories and safety

This is a globally focused business with significant sales and operations
in the US, Europe and Asia Pacific as well as a direct presence in over 100

*The Opportunity:*

The company currently has an opening for a Quality Assurance Histologist to
be based in Richmond IL. This position reports to the Quality Assurance
Manager.  All applicants must not be adverse to travel, as this is a
position that may require domestic and international travel when necessary.

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Other: Full benefits - 401k program/matching

*Primary Responsibilities: *

The primary purpose for this position is to perform product specification
and functionality testing on incoming raw material and final products to
release for distribution.

Additional Responsibilities:

- Perform incoming, in process and final inspection on product for release

- Effectively communicate the status of product testing

- Assist in the maintenance of laboratory facilities, equipment and

- Perform additional testing and investigation related to customer

- Maintain laboratory equipment

- Good documentation practices

- Necessary computer skills, Microsoft Word, Excel, and Powerpoint. Use of
SAP is preferable

- A commitment to follow standard company financial procedures

- Achieve best practice safety performance levels

- Product training and quality systems training

*Education and Experience Required:*

- Ability to work independently and as part of a team

- Able to perform tissue grossing, tissue processing, embedding

- Sectioning paraffin embedded tissue as well as frozen tissue

- Performing routine stains (H and E) as well as special stains

- Formulation and production of routine laboratory reagents and solutions

- Performing and documenting routine laboratory procedures

- Familiarity with compliance requirements in the medical device industry

- Good communication skills both verbal and written

- Proficiency in basic computer skills and with software applications such
as Microsoft Office


Matt Ward

*Account Executive*


5020 Weston Parkway Suite 315

Cary NC 27513

(Tel) 800.875.6188 direct ext 103

(Fax) 919.460.0642


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