HistoGeneX, a leading integrated pathology laboratory and global contract research organization (CRO), is seeking a full-time Histology Laboratory Technician at their Naperville Illinois location to support their offerings in single and multiplexed immunofluorescence & immunohistochemistry and molecular pathology services to pharmaceutical companies and biotechs worldwide.
The Histology Laboratory Technician will perform various tasks, including sample preparation (processing, embedding, microtomy), high volume automated tissue analysis (H&E and special staining, IHC, IF ISH, FISH, CISH), and laboratory management (LIMs, MS Office esp. Excel) while adhering to rigorous quality-driven procedures (GCP, CAP/CLIA, ISO).
It is essential the applicant possess a precise detail-orientated mind and can work just as easily in a team environment as they can independently of direct supervision. You will have the opportunity to progress your career, with the potential to move into other related areas to enhance your skill sets.
If you have an interest in technically supporting tissue analysis for immuno-oncology drug programs and development of companion diagnostics, and a passion for pathology and personalized medicine, this might be the role you are looking for.
Hours: 40 hrs per week, Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm
Location: Naperville, Illinois
Minimum Education: Associate’s degree or equivalent from an accredited college/university, with experience in a laboratory/pathology environment
Preferred: HT/L (ASCP) or similar accreditation; hands on experience as a histotechnician; experience working in a CRO environment would be beneficial
Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a permanent basis. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available.
Please submit CV with salary requirements.
Internal Number: 001
At HistoGeneX, we are here to better the lives of patients facing cancer.
We will leverage our global laboratories and our expertise to advance immune-oncology therapies.
We are eager to apply our scientific knowledge and training to provide quality results.
We will create a thrilling workplace for our colleagues to inspire success.
All HistoGeneX services and products stem from a pathology and patient care perspective. We expertly handle human biological specimens and employ innovative technologies to analyze and understand cancer for research and diagnostic applications. Our deep pathology foundation brings a real-world approach to drug development biomarker programs—a critical element within personalized medicines such as immunotherapy.