Histology Technician

Location: Hagerstown, MD
Great opportunity for a Histology Technician  in the western area of Maryland and one hour from DC.

New grads are welcome to apply

Responsibilities of the Histology Technician :
  • The Histology Technician - HT be responsible for accessioning specimens and assisting Pathologists during gross examination.
  • Prepares microscopic slides of formalin fixed and frozen tissue for diagnostic evaluation and perform routine and special stains.
  • Under the supervision of the pathology supervisor, performs all technical histology laboratory’s functions which are included but not limited to accessioning, tissue processing, embedding, microtomy, routine H&E staining, special stains, immunohistochemical stains, cytology technical functions as well as other duties in the area.
Requirements of the Histology Technician :
  • Completion of a NAACLS accredited histotechnology program or Associate degree plus one year full time experience in histopathology within the last three years under the supervision of a pathologist
  • ASCP certification as a Histotechnician (HT) or (HTL) required.
  • Knowledge of programming and operation of general laboratory. Ability to use microscope, cryostat, tissue processors, and stainers.
     
About the area:

The city is a treasure trove of historic sites and museums. Highlights include the city's renowned 50 block downtown Historic District, our many historic bridges, the Brunswick Railroad Museum C&O Canal Visitor Center, and such Civil War attractions as Monocacy National Battlefield, South Mountain Battlefield State Park, and the National Museum of Civil War Medicine. Those who prefer the great outdoors will want to explore our 90 national, state, county and municipal parks, as well as recreational facilities which include whitewater rafting, the Catoctin Wildlife Preserve & Zoo, and minor league baseball. 

The city is just minutes away from such attractions as Washington, DC, Baltimore, MD, Annapolis, MD, Harpers Ferry, WV, and Antietam and Gettysburg battlefields. This town is located West of Baltimore, and about an hour north of DC. Big town living, yet small town cost of living, and away from the bustle and hassle of the big cities.

 
 
Regards,
 
Stacey Soilis
Full Cycle Healthcare Recruiter
Healthcare Employment Partners
Direct Line:
561 409-5777
Toll free: 855 423-7633
 ext. 200
Fax: 855 423-7634
stacey@hcepartners.com
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