Histology Supervisor Resume Samples

A Histology Supervisor works in a hospital setting and undertakes the job of receiving, processing, and preparing patient tissue specimens for microscopic examination and analysis. Crucial job duties are listed on the Histology Supervisor Resume as – assuming responsibility for being at the lab at all time, coordinating staffing for the histology department, performing histology employee performance evaluations, participating in the hiring of all histology staff, retrieving specimen from the surgery department, operating instrumentation for tissue dehydration, section clearing, and impregnation with paraffin, preparing solutions, stains, and reagents; and operating all histology area lab equipment.

Some of the crucial skills needed for this role include – keeping current with changes in the laboratory procedures; being aware of the need for cost containment, spatial abilities, finger dexterity, and a thorough understanding of all areas of histology and surgical pathology. A high school diploma along with a Histology certification is required to work at this position.

Histology Supervisor Resume example

Histology Supervisor Resume

Objective : To obtain a Histology Supervisor position utilizing my Histotechnician (ASCP) and/or Histotechnologist (FL-DOH) licenses, Bachelor's degree, and management experience.

Skills : Routine Histology, Supervising Skills.

Description :

    1. Monitored operating budget/variances, oversee reagents and supplies for inventory control and budget, mitigate loss and misuse of reagents and supplies by monitoring use and storage, serve as primary contact for Materials Management regarding equipment, supplies and reagents.
    2. Supervised technical staff including hiring, dismissal and performance evaluation.
    3. Orientated and trained of new employees and scheduling.
    4. Managed quality assurance and performance improvement activities.
    5. Ensured that the histology laboratory meets and exceeds all quality control and quality assurance requirements as well as the needs of the submitting pathologists and researchers.
    6. Taught histology assistant methodology and techniques.
    7. Mapped & cut Mohs specimens with mohs surgeon.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS


Histology Supervisor Resume

Objective : Performing all histological techniques, tissue processing, embedding, microtomy, cryotomy, special stains, immunoperoxidase techniques, Dako, Lieca(bond), Ventanna, assist with autopsies and cytological preparations. Performs adult and pediatric phlebotomy techniques, plasmapherisis.

Skills : Medical Terminology, Ms. Word, Type 60 Wpm.

Description :

    1. Responsible for regulatory inspections and compliance.
    2. Performed technical as well as administrative duties.
    3. Responsible for data collection, as well as reporting, for the Anatomic Pathology Quality Assurance Program.
    4. Responsible for the daily running of the laboratory and the direct managing of 2 Histotechnicians, 2 transcriptionists.
    5. Responsible for the department budget, hiring, and retaining new employees.
    6. Responsible for making sure all department goals are met and slides are distributed as promised to the Pathologists.
    7. Responsible for working with other laboratory managers on implementing new procedures and protocols.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED


Histology Supervisor Resume

Summary : To secure a Histology Supervisor position with a dynamic company looking for an experienced, passionate leader and performer.

Skills : CRO/Drug Manufacture Project Management, Lab Manager, Team Building.

Description :

    1. Embedded and Cut surgical tissue.
    2. Processed routine H&E and special stains.
    3. Determined microscopically the quality control of the staining.
    4. Prepared staining solutions for laboratory procedures.
    5. Processed nail specimens.
    6. Kept quality control records and maintains equipment.
    7. Ordered supplies & takes care of inventory.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS

Histology Supervisor Resume

Summary : Procuring appropriate supplies and equipment to maximize department efficiency and stays within established budgetary and quality goals including accurate monthly inventory.

Skills : BLS, RN.

Description :

    1. Assisted Histology manager in daily data collection and distribution.
    2. Helped introduced new equipment and methods in the lab to help make us more lean and efficient.
    3. Installed another embedding center as well as three tissue processors.
    4. Organized and updated memos so that employees are more aware of expectations when it comes to handling tissue and equipment.
    5. Promoted a team mentality that has helped increase production and morale.
    6. Trained and educated staff to meet and exceed our expectations in quality, efficiency, and production.
    7. Responsible for nightly workflow and employee scheduling.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
B.S In Biomedical Science

Histology Supervisor Resume

Objective : Histology Supervisor with 3+ years of experience in Providing technical oversight of area(s) of responsibility, Serving as a technical resource for problem-solving and process improvement to ensure accurate test performance and meets all quality goals. Investigates and documents non-conforming events as necessary.

Skills : Power Path, Tamtron, Window Path,Exel, Micro Soft Word, Word Perfect And TPS Manager.

Description :

    1. Responsible for supervision of staff, which included histology, gross room, and morgue.
    2. Developed Procedure Manuals and revisions.
    3. Employed Evaluations.
    4. Created LIS for Histology.
    5. Reduced turnaround time to 95% for 24hours.
    6. Responsible for training staff and Continual Education.
    7. Prepared for State/City Inspections.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MS

Histology Supervisor Resume

Summary : A Histology Supervisor professional with over 12 years of Contract Research Organization, (CRO) experience in anatomic pathology services, quality control, laboratory supervision, and management. Working knowledge of GLP and GMP regulations. Hands-on leader, manager, technician, trainer, and supervisor with the ability to develop, mentor and manage high-performing laboratory teams.

Skills : Specialist In Laboratory Safety, Planning Skills.

Description :

    1. Managed all facets of grossing, embedding, cutting, processing, staining and immunohistology.
    2. Handled cryotomy and microtome sectioning.
    3. Participated in staining including routine through special (PAS, Alcian Blue ) and immunos Provided pathologists with frozen sections for immediate diagnosis.
    4. Grossed small biopsies including cervical, colon, prostate and dermatology specimens.
    5. Handled inventory management associated with supplies.
    6. Changed the reagents on the automated tissue processor, automated stainer, and automated immunoperoxidase stainer.
    7. Maintained currency with CLIA requirements.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS In General Education

Histology Supervisor Resume

Summary : Ensuring compliance with regulatory agency requirements through maintaining proper documentation, conducting audits, and corrective actions, Troubleshoot and recommending process improvements, as needed, Following the audit calendar to ensure all quality tasks are completed.

Skills : Leadership, Supervising Skills.

Description :

    1. Performed the coverslipping of prepared slides.
    2. Assisted in data entry involving patient data for billing and laboratory sequence of numbers.
    3. Worked with the Histology manager to ensure supplies are re-ordered and re-stocked.
    4. Troubleshoot all problems and malfunctions in the work flow process.
    5. Responsible for maintaining the department in a state of readiness, for any inspection.
    6. Responsible for IHC program which included validating all new applications and troubleshooting of all problems.
    7. Assisted with kidney biopsies, fine needle aspirates, frozen sections.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
As In Biology/chemistry

Histology Supervisor Resume

Objective : Histology Supervisor professional objective is to provide sustainable value to an organization by leveraging my technical and interpersonal skills to drive effective decision-making that leads to increased profitability based on effective cost control and integrity.

Skills : Planning Skills, Serving Skills.

Description :

    1. Supervised 17 direct reports, functioned with 35 plus faculty, more than 50 residents, clinical fellows and graduate students on a multicultural campus in a multifaceted department.
    2. Responsible for team producing over 45,000 pathology cases annually.
    3. Created quality control and assurance strategies to increase process production and improvements to the standard operating procedures.
    4. Served as a technical liaison for research developers, clinicians and investigators for optimum customer satisfaction.
    5. Recommended funding for capital and operational budgets.
    6. Devised identification method to monitor staff productivity to force excellence, integrity and accountability of work production.
    7. Tasked to explore purchase options for new equipment, maintain appropriate level of inventory and review preventative maintenance schedules of equipment to help meet budgetary goals of the department.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master In Business Administration

Histology Supervisor Resume

Headline : To give the best patient care possible as a Histology Technician. To continue to update and educate myself in Histology. To perform at 110 percent every day. Provide excellent Histology specimens to the pathologist for diagnostics.

Skills : Planning Skills, Histology.

Description :

    1. Supervised of the Anatomic Pathology, In charge of managing 22 employees.
    2. Wrote and revised all AP manuals for accrediting organizations such as CAP, CLIA, JACHO, etc.
    3. Responsible for budgeting of new and needed equipment in the AP department.
    4. Oversaw total workflow in order to get the fastest most accurate results possible.
    5. Set -up and established all protocols for Microwave processing, as well as Immunohistochemistry Laboratory.
    6. Validated all Immunohistochemistry.
    7. Worked on the bench daily doing all aspects of Histology.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS

Histology Supervisor Resume

Objective : To obtain a Histology Supervisor position within the competitive Histology field by applying experience both in business and the laboratory environment to help meet organizational goals.

Skills : Ordering Skills, Interpersonal Skills.

Description :

    1. Prepared histological slides for human tissue samples via processing, cutting, embedding, staining, and mounting.
    2. Highly experienced in Immunohistochemistry, which includes performing antibody validation and optimizing protocol testing and resolving technical and clinical problems.
    3. Ensured quality control and quality assurance of the laboratory by performance and documentation.
    4. Maintained procedure manuals for inspection readiness.
    5. Ordered and maintained supplies and equipment in a cost-effective manner.
    6. Interacted well with internal and external customers.
    7. Updated Standard Operating Procedures for the histology department.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate In Science