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Cytogenetics Technologist/Surgical Pathology

Requisition #: 256946
Location: Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21201
Category: Laboratory/Pathology
Work Shift: Day Shift
Work Week: Full Time (40 hours)
Weekend Work Required: Yes
Date Posted: July 28, 2020

Reports to a Lead Clinical Laboratory Scientist/Supervisor. Performs a variety of both routine and complex clinical laboratory tests in accordance with established standards and procedures. Prepares and determines suitability of solutions, regents and stains, following defined formulas and procedures. Maintains and troubleshoots equipment by making such routine repairs as are necessary or notifying service personnel when more complex problems occur. Performs related general duties such as ordering supplies, general lab housekeeping and maintaining safety records. These require a professional level of knowledge to properly execute and analyze results. especially where results are abnormal or atypical. Specific duties may vary according to laboratory and rotation assigned.

Full-time, Day Shift

8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Weekend Work Required

Work Location: Park SB-202, 600 N. Wolfe St., Baltimore, MD 21287


Work requires Bachelor's degree in biology, genetics, microbiology, chemistry, hematology or related field. Department may accept other BS or advanced degree with 5+ years of Cytogenetics lab experience.


Certification in Cytogenetics ASCP or a nationally recognized professional organization is preferred.

Work Experience:

This role is intended for individuals with less than 2 years of experience.

Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are drug-free workplace employers.

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