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Winter 2017: Laboratory Career Fair
MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center is hosting a Job Fair, seeking to hire Histology Technicians and Medical Technologists/Medical Laboratory Technicians registered or registry eligible, who exhibit knowledge, meticulous organizational skills, professionalism and dedication to excellent customer service. Positions available in the Core Lab, Histology and Blood Bank.
WHEN: Friday, Jan. 27, 4 - 8 p.m. & Saturday, Jan. 28, 8 a.m. - noon
LOCATION: MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center’s Main Floor Solarium
MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center provides excellent opportunities in our newly-renovated lab, which features state-of-the-art, new equipment and more than 80 dedicated associates. Working at MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center also means working at a prestigious facility. In 2016, MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center was named the #2 Hospital in the Washington Region and the #5 Hospital in the State of Maryland by U.S. News & World Report.
Job Descriptions and Requirements:
Medical Technologist/Medical Laboratory Technicians registered or registry eligible
Openings in Chemistry, Hematology, Coagulation, Urine analysis, and Blood Bank. The applicants will perform laboratory testing in accordance with written policies and procedures, properly ascertain results, make necessary calculations and provide written reports. Must be able to ensure that critical and delta values are strictly handled according to policy. Hired associates must also perform quality control measures, daily maintenance logs and document records as appropriate. Candidates must have a basic understanding of Levy Jennings, monthly work-load counts, correlation studies, new procedures and maintenance programs.
- Bachelor's of Science in Medical Technology/MLT
- Completion of Military Laboratory Training program with certification or MLT with HEW certification
- 1-2 years of clinical laboratory work experience with Bachelor’s degree
- At least 5 years clinical lab experience required for HEW Certification
- Attention to detail necessary
The Histology Technician will have knowledge of clinical laboratory procedures. Necessary skills are in preparing tissue slides for pathologists, perform all manual and automated special staining procedures according to sectional procedures. Performs various qualitative and semi quantitative patient and QC testing. Performs tissue preparation and embedding utilizing automated techniques and established procedures. Developing and maintaining department quality assurance, and establishing and maintaining effective working relationship with patients, medical staff and the public.
- Associates Degree in Laboratory Science or Biological Sciences
- 1-2 years of experience in histology techniques required
- Histology Technician registered or registry eligible