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(Senior) Medical Technologist - Histology

Covance 3/27/2019 8:21:17 AM
JOB ID: 23364 Category: Medical Technologist
Singapore, Singapore



Job Overview

Covance is currently recruiting for Histotechs to join our global team in Singapore!

Interested in a challenging new career with growth opportunities? Want to make a difference in the lives of millions? Covance is a leading supplier of drug development services to the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries. We partner with innovative companies, offering valuable services in all phases of the drug development process. Come join our team at Covance in Singapore. We are currently looking for a Histotechnologist for our expanding Histology department.

As a Histotechnologist, you will

* Receive, inspect and validate samples
* Scan, track register samples in a computer database
* Label and route specimens
* Process daily samples according to written procedures prior to end of day utilizing histology techniques of microtomy, tissue grossing, tissue embedding, routine and special staining
* Maintain accurate documentation and paper work to provide a sample audit trail
* Perform daily QC and maintenance of equipment
* Be able to run control and QC samples and recognize correct staining techniques

Are you curious to find out more about life at Covance in Singapore? Learn from our team members who have shared insight into our awesome culture! Check out our Covance Singapore Microsite


* Bachelor's degree in a bio-medical, physical, biological science or relevant fields.


* 1 year of histotech Experience under the supervision of a pathologist.
* Candidate with more Experience will be considered for a more senior role.
* Strong microtomy skills.
* Strong embedding skills.
* Strong special staining skills.
* Some tissue grossing a plus.
* Comfortable working in shifts (Monday - Friday or Tuesday - Saturday rotating shifts).
* Sharing roster for weekends and public holidays in the team.

Position Type: Full-Time

Location: Singapore, SGP - Singapore


Covance Recruiting Process

Below is a general Overview of Our Recruiting Process

If you’d like to work for us, please submit your resume/CV online. If your ability to use or access our electronic application is limited due to a disability, please visit or call 1-800-978-4473 for help.

We consider applications from everyone who is interested in a position with us and who meets the required criteria and qualifications.

If your application is selected, someone from our recruiting team will contact you to arrange an initial screen. We may carry this out over the phone or at a face-to-face meeting. You must complete the screen to be considered for the position.

Based on the results of the initial screen, we may invite you to an interview. One of our recruiting team members will contact you to arrange this. The process may involve several interviews, initially over the phone, and then face-to-face with different members of the hiring team.

Our interviews follow a behavioral-based format. This means we’ll ask you to give us information that’s specific to your professional and educational experiences.

Hiring team members will share and discuss their input and then make their decision.

If you’re the person who best meets the requirements of the position, a member of the hiring team will get in touch to make you an offer of employment. Covance is an eVerify employer (United States only).