The Department of Pathology at MSK is a dedicated, diverse group known for their expertise, resourcefulness, and compassion! Working in a highly motivating environment, the group receives a complex variety of more than 110,000 specimens annually and performs more than 50,000 molecular diagnostic tests.
We have more than 600 staff members spread across four laboratory services: surgical pathology, hematopathology, cytology, and molecular diagnostics. Pathology provides laboratory support for the Mohs micrographic and dermatologic surgery program and supports MSKs research mission through the division of experimental pathology. Were also advancing the field of digital pathology through our slide scanning and computational pathology efforts. All of our laboratories are equipped with innovative equipment, such as ThermoFisher senior grossing stations with sophisticated camera optics and touch screens, laser capture microdissection capabilities, telecytology remote microscopy, advanced flow cytometry panels, and Illumina sequencing instruments.
We are currently seeking an expert full time Histology Supervisor to join our team!In addition to technical bench-work, you will provide supervise laboratory operations, train and supervise the staff, and promote staff development.
Supervise and coordinate the functions and activities of the laboratory staff
Ensure adherence to laboratory safety standards and external legal regulations.
Ensure effective equipment use and other resources.
Train and orient staff according to departmental needs and guidelines
Prioritize and schedule work activities, and assign staff to ensure smooth laboratory workflow.
Perform routine and special procedures of staff technicians as required by work overload/staff shortages.
Maintain professional growth and assist in quality improvement initiatives by keeping abreast with new technologies.
Bachelors degree in science (Chemistry or Biology) with knowledge of biology, chemistry, anatomy, and physiology
New York State Clinical Laboratory Technologist required
6-year experience in histopathology techniques required, including 3 years at supervisory level
ASCP Certification strongly preferred
Excellent communication skills - including verbal, written and computer
At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes. For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.