Antech Diagnostics, the largest exclusively commercial veterinary diagnostic laboratory in the nation, is in search of a Jr. Histology Laboratory Technician working out of our Fountain Valley, CA laboratory and reporting directly to the Laboratory Manager.
As part of the VCA Family, which operates the largest network of freestanding, full-service animal hospitals in the nation, Antech Diagnostics delivers state of the art testing and consulting services to practicing veterinarians. Our diagnostic spectrum of tests in the areas of chemistry, pathology, endocrinology, serology, hematology, and microbiology enhance veterinarians’ ability to detect, diagnose, evaluate and prevent disease and other conditions affecting animals.
Antech Diagnostics is looking for outstanding Medical Laboratory Technicians and Technologists for overnight shift positions throughout our veterinary diagnostic reference lab locations. The ideal candidates will have experience working in either a reference or hospital laboratory, or have strong experience performing lab duties as a Vet Tech. Hematology, Chemistry, and Urinalysis diagnostic testing experience strongly preferred.
We are looking for candidates who specialize in one or more of the following areas:
Histology Technician – The histology Technicians are taking all the samples and slicing them extremely thin and putting them on slides. Those slides are then uploaded for pathologists to examine. While they are putting all the samples on the slides they are also organizing what part of the animal this is and organizing the samples. Certain samples will go to certain pathologists based on where the tissue is from. The technician is also responsible for doing special coloring when needed to enhance a sample.
We are a rapidly growing, stable company with excellent advancement opportunity. Medical, dental and vision benefits, plus 401(k) plan and employee pet health benefits available, too!
If you are passionate about animal healthcare, are motivated by making a difference we want to hear from you!