Histotechnologist

Location
Silver Spring, MD
Posted
Aug 23, 2018
Closes
Sep 05, 2018
Function
Customer Service
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Capital Choice Pathology Lab

If you are a current Adventist HealthCare employee, please click this link to apply through your Workday account. As a faith-based organization, with over a century of caring for the communities in the Maryland area, Adventist HealthCare has earned a reputation for high-quality, compassionate care. Adventist HealthCare was the first and is the largest healthcare provider in Montgomery County.

Adventist HealthCare seeks to hire a Histotechonologist who will embrace our mission to extend God's care through the ministry of physical, mental and spiritual healing. If you want to make a difference in someone's life every day, consider a position with a team of professionals who are doing just that, making a difference.

The Histotechnologist performs and documents all aspects of routine histology procedures in an efficient and superior manner., that may include: Microtomy embedding special stains, routine staining, quality control functions, performs periodic maintenance and troubleshoots instruments as needed, recycling solvents and formalin, verify and distribution of slides, non-specimen GYN preparations, other duties as assigned.

Qualified candidates will possess:

• Minimum of High School Diploma
• 1-2 years working in a pathology environment preferred
• Knowledge of the information, techniques and equipment needed to provide applicable testing and services for patients and physicians.
• Well-organized, thorough and conscientious approach in performing duties.
• Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
• Good verbal and written communication skills.
• Ability to solve day to day conflicts/problems in a professional manner.
• PC skills
• Color vision is required for accuracy in work.
• Ability to be detailed oriented.

At Adventist HealthCare our job is to care for you. We do this by offering:

• Work life balance through non rotating shifts
• Recognition and rewards for professional expertise
• Free Employee parking
• Competitive comprehensive benefit plans offered (including health, disability, PTO and 403B retirement plan with matching and 3 year vesting)
• 100% Coverage for inpatient care - at Adventist HealthCare facilities
• 100% Coverage for urgent care nationwide - after copay

Join the Adventist Healthcare team today! Apply now to be considered.
Work Schedule:


Full-time night shift




Tobacco Statement


Tobacco use is a well-recognized preventable cause of death in the United States and an important public health issue. In order to promote and maintain a healthy work environment, Adventist HealthCare will not hire applicants for employment who either state that they are nicotine users or who test positive for nicotine use.


Adventist HealthCare will withdraw offers of employment to applicants who test positive for Cotinine (nicotine). Those testing positive for cotinine are given the opportunity to re-apply in 90 days, if they can truthfully attest that they have not used any nicotine products in the past ninety (90) days and successfully pass follow-up testing.



Equal Employment Opportunity


Adventist HealthCare is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.


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