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Histotechnologist - Full Time

Requisition #: 192189
Location: Suburban Hospital, Bethesda, MD 20810
Category: Laboratory/Pathology
Work Shift: Day Shift
Work Week: Full Time (40 hours)
Weekend Work Required: No
Date Posted: Sept. 5, 2019

Suburban Hospital is part of the prestigious Johns Hopkins Health System that employs more than 20,000 people. Upon joining Johns Hopkins, you become part of a diverse organization dedicated to its patients, their families, and the community we serve, as well as to our employees. Johns Hopkins career opportunities are available in academic and community hospital settings, home care services, physician practices, international affiliate locations, and the health insurance industry.

We offer a competitive total compensation package, are located just outside of the D.C. metro area, and have diversely growing opportunities to advance your career.

The Histotechnologist:

Accurately performs routine and special laboratory procedures involving body tissues and/or cellular material, utilizing embedding, microtomy, staining, and immunologic techniques.

Shift: Day Shift 4:30a-1p


Bachelor’s of Science degree and Histotechnologist certification, HTL (ASCP); or Bachelor’s of Science degree and Histotechnician certification, HT(ASCP); or

Associates degree in Histotechnology (general science or allied health) with one year experience (clinical internship counts as one year of clinical experience) and HT(ASCP); or

College coursework with at least 60 semester hours of academic credit from a an accredited college /university, with a combination of 12 semester hours of biology and chemistry (must include credit hours in both), and successful completion of a NAACLS accredited Histotechnician program with one year of clinical histology work experience, eligibility for HT (ASCP); or

High school diploma with successful completion of a NAACLS accredited histotechnician program with 2 years of clinical histology work experience. Successful completion of HT(ASCP) registry exam within one year of employment at this level.


  • Preferably three (3) years full time experience in the discipline, however recent graduation with one year experience is acceptable.

Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity,sex, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, and or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.


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