The Department of Otolaryngology, Division of Facial Plastics and Reconstructive Surgery seeks an Aesthetician that would travel between two locations (Baltimore-Greenspring Station, and Bethesda). The Aesthetician will specialize in skin care. Will perform a variety of facial and body procedures intended to increase, improve or maintain the appearance and health of human skin.
The Aesthetician will work with plastic surgeons or other physicians to perform various skin care procedures on patients undergoing plastic surgery or other operations and may educate patients on the proper ways to care for their skin before and after surgery. This often includes providing special skin formulas and demonstrating how to use them. Increases guest retention by exhibiting a positive attitude and building relationships. Participates in promotional and marketing efforts throughout the facility.
Cleans and sterilizes equipment/instruments and disposes of contaminated supplies according to CDC, OSHA, state and local guidelines.
Specific Duties and Responsibilities:
Before treating any client, an Aesthetician must thoroughly analyze the condition of the skin. Using lights and magnifiers to evaluate the overall health of the skin, an Aesthetician determines the best treatment to correct any problem areas.
Aesthetician will also check for any breakages in the skin that may interfere with certain treatments. For example, specialists would not perform a chemical peel on a client with open wounds or breaks in the skin as doing so could cause further damage.
Trained to perform many kinds of facial treatments. Some examples include chemical peels, massage, microdermabrasion, laser hair removal, facial masks, dead cell exfoliation and acne treatments, help prepare the skin for surgical procedures, treat burn victims or help chemotherapy patients.
Must educate the clients on proper skin care.
Teach clients how to avoid common skin allergens; train them in makeup application; show them how to maintain sculpted eyebrows; and demonstrate how to use skin treatments at home.
Educate customers on the proper ways to wash, moisturize, and take care of their skin to prevent blemishes and maintain elasticity. Promotes the consistency of health, wellness, and routine nail care benefits to upsell products and services.
High School Diploma or G.E.D required.
Applicant must submit proof of completion of 600 hours of training in a cosmetology school or 12 months as a registered apprentice in a licensed beauty salon.
Must obtain State of Maryland Aesthetician License, and renewal. Requires a written exam and a practical skills exam. Maintenance of continuing education requirements for Aesthetician recertification
Adhere to all applicable local and state licensing laws and regulations related to the esthetics services provided, including following any applicable law pertaining to maintaining current Esthetics License.
Participate in continuing education to improve effectiveness.
Communications and Personal Interactions:
Possess strong sales orientation
Excellent customer service and communication skills
Advocate a strong team and collaborative focus
Possess the ability to communicate effectively (orally and written) and in a courteous and professional manner on a regular basis with members, guests, co-workers and management.
Maintain client confidentiality.
Additional Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Knowledge of and experience in performing facials, as well as the ability to follow protocols.
Must have the ability to perform services using proper draping techniques while maintaining the highest level of professionalism at all times. Scheduling, dependability, and flexibility is a must.
Sitting, standing and walking for extended period. Reaching by extending hand(s) or arm(s) in any direction. Finger dexterity required to manipulate objects with fingers rather than with whole hand(s) or arm(s). Ability to move standard equipment through a hospital or clinical environment.
Classified Title: Aesthetician Role/Level/Range: ACRO40/E/03/CF Starting Salary Range: $21.43 - $29.49/Hour; Commensurate with experience Employee Group: Full Time Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 5:00pm Exempt Status: Non-Exempt Location: JH at Bethesda Department Name: Otolaryngology Facial Plastics Personnel Area: School of Medicine
The successful candidate(s) for this position will be subject to a pre-employment background check.
If you are interested in applying for employment with The Johns Hopkins University and require special assistance or accommodation during any part of the pre-employment process, please contact the HR Business Services Office at email@example.com. For TTY users, call via Maryland Relay or dial 711.
The following additional provisions may apply depending on which campus you will work. Your recruiter will advise accordingly.
During the Influenza ("the flu") season, as a condition of employment, The Johns Hopkins Institutions require all employees who provide ongoing services to patients or work in patient care or clinical care areas to have an annual influenza vaccination or possess an approved medical or religious exception. Failure to meet this requirement may result in termination of employment.
The pre-employment physical for positions in clinical areas, laboratories, working with research subjects, or involving community contact requires documentation of immune status against Rubella (German measles), Rubeola (Measles), Mumps, Varicella (chickenpox), Hepatitis B and documentation of having received the Tdap (Tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis) vaccination. This may include documentation of having two (2) MMR vaccines; two (2) Varicella vaccines; or antibody status to these diseases from laboratory testing. Blood tests for immunities to these diseases are ordinarily included in the pre-employment physical exam except for those employees who provide results of blood tests or immunization documentation from their own health care providers. Any vaccinations required for these diseases will be given at no cost in our Occupational Health office.
Equal Opportunity Employer Note: Job Postings are updated daily and remain online until filled.
Johns Hopkins University remains committed to its founding principle, that education for all students should be grounded in exploration and discovery. Hopkins students are challenged not just to learn but also to advance learning itself. Critical thinking, problem solving, creativity, and entrepreneurship are all encouraged and nourished in this unique educational environment. After more than 130 years, Johns Hopkins remains a world leader in both teaching and research. Faculty members and their research colleagues at the university's Applied Physics Laboratory have each year since 1979 won Johns Hopkins more federal research and development funding than any other university. The university has nine academic divisions and campuses throughout the Baltimore-Washington area. The Krieger School of Arts and Sciences, the Whiting School of Engineering, the School of Education and the Carey Business School are based at the Homewood campus in northern Baltimore. The schools of Medicine, Public Health, and Nursing share a campus in east Baltimore with The Johns Hopkins Hospital. The Peabody Institute, a leading professional school of music, is located on Mount Vernon Place in downtown Bal...timore. The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies is located in Washington's Dupont Circle area.