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  • Accessioning/labeling, grossing, processing, embedding/microtomy, coverslipping/labeling glass slides, routine H&E staining and special staining (if required) of tissue biopsies. The ability to perform immunohistochemical stains will likely be required in the future.
  • Label, file, discard and maintain records of tissue biopsy samples/specimen containers, tissue paraffin-embedded blocks and glass slides
  • Input and process information in the anatomic pathology laboratory information system software, including knowledge in anatomic billing coding
  • Manual dexterity and superb hand and eye coordination
  • Ability to microscopically identify tissue structures and their appropriate H&E staining qualities for daily quality control
  • Perform, monitor, assess and document all required daily quality controls
  • Exceptional listening skills, interpersonal communication skills and ability to problem solve day to day histology related issues
  • Ability to work independently
  • Maintain a safe work environment and ensure compliance with all policies and procedures of CGH and regulatory agencies (OSHA, CLIA, HIPAA, etc.)
  • Additional duties as assigned

EDUCATION: Associate degree in an applied science or graduate of a certified Histology program or equivalent required. Histologist (HT) or Histotechnologist (HTL) certified by ASCP (American Society for Clinical Pathology) is required.

EXPERIENCE: 3 years (preferred) of relevant histology experience including accessioning/labeling, grossing, processing, microtomy, coverslipping and staining (H&E and special stains). Experience grossing tissue biopsy specimens is required. At least some experience performing immunohistochemical stains is also preferred. Peer references that can attest to the team member’s competency in a similar work setting, in addition to his/her character, will be required.


  1. Paid time off (PTO)
  2. Paid holidays
  3. Employee health, dental, vision insurance, life & disability insurance
  4. 401K and Profit-Sharing Plan

Charlotte Gastroenterology and Hepatology P.L.L.C. is an equal opportunity employer.

JOB TITLE:  Lab Assistant

GENERAL SUMMARY OF POSITION:  Assists the Histotechnicians with daily lab duties to keep the lab running effectively.

SUPERVISION RECEIVED:  Reports to Histology Manager



  1. Sends out all specimens.
  2. May label requisitions, specimen containers, cassettes, and/or slides and affixes coverslip to slides.
  3. Files, retrieves, and distributes blocks, slides, and pathology reports.
  4. Create appointments and preliminary reports in EPIC.
  5. Updates Excel specimen logs.
  6. Answers phone calls, takes messages, and delivers messages to appropriate lab member.
  7. Checks the lab email for special stain requests from the pathologist.
  8. Responsible for lab mail.
  9. Completes temperature checks throughout the lab.
  10. Maintains strictest confidentiality.
  11. Perform other duties as assigned.

EDUCATION:  High school degree required

EXPERIENCE:  Experience working in a lab setting a plus.

QUALIFICATIONS (Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities):  The job holder must demonstrate current competencies applicable to job position including but not limited to:

  • The ability to adapt quickly to changing circumstances
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • Customer service oriented
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Excellent communication skills

ENVIRONMENTAL/WORKING CONDITIONS: Laboratory setting; exposure to communicable diseases, toxic substances, blood borne pathogens, chemical hazards, and sharp instruments.

PHYSICAL/MENTAL DEMANDS: Physical demands are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger; handle, or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk or hear; taste or smell. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, and the ability to focus. Requires visual acuity and normal color perception.


This description is intended to provide only basic guidelines for meeting job requirements Responsibilities, knowledge, skills, abilities and working conditions may change as needs evolve.

Charlotte Gastroenterology and Hepatology P.L.L.C. is an equal opportunity employer.


Our Benefits:

Paid time off (PTO)

Paid holidays

Employee health insurance

Dental/vision insurance

Life insurance


Profit Sharing

Direct Deposit

Opportunities for advancement

Disability Insurance

Great Work Environment