Covance

  • (Senior) Medical Technologist - Histology

    Job Location(s) SG-Singapore
    Job Number
    2018-23364
    Job Category
    Medical Technologist
    Position Type
    Full-Time
  • Job Overview

    Covance is currently recruiting for Histotechs to join our global team in Singapore!

     

    Interested in a challenging new career with growth opportunities?  Want to make a difference in the lives of millions?  Covance is a leading supplier of drug development services to the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries. We partner with innovative companies, offering valuable services in all phases of the drug development process.  Come join our team at Covance in Singapore.  We are currently looking for a Histotechnologist for our expanding Histology department.

    As a Histotechnologist, you will

    • Receive, inspect and validate samples
    • Scan, track register samples in a computer database
    • Label and route specimens
    • Process daily samples according to written procedures prior to end of day utilizing histology techniques of microtomy, tissue grossing, tissue embedding, routine and special staining
    • Maintain accurate documentation and paper work to provide a sample audit trail
    • Perform daily QC and maintenance of equipment
    • Be able to run control and QC samples and recognize correct staining techniques

     

    Are you curious to find out more about life at Covance in Singapore? Learn from our team members who have shared insight into our awesome culture! Check out our Covance Singapore Microsite

    Education/Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s degree in a bio-medical, physical, biological science or relevant fields.

    Experience

    • 1 year of histotech experience under the supervision of a pathologist.
    • Candidate with more experience will be considered for a more senior role.
    • Strong microtomy skills.
    • Strong embedding skills.
    • Strong special staining skills.
    • Some tissue grossing a plus.
    • Comfortable working in shifts (Monday - Friday or Tuesday - Saturday rotating shifts).
    • Sharing roster for weekends and public holidays in the team.

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