MEDICAL LABORATORY TECHNOLOGIST- Cytogenetics

Company

University Health Network

Location

Toronto General Hospital

Duties

JOB SUMMARY:

As an integral member of the Laboratory team, the MEDICAL LABORATORY TECHNOLOGIST responsibilities include: performing laboratory procedures for all disciplines and functions and ensuring the completion of assigned workload; operating, troubleshooting and maintaining cleanliness of laboratory equipment and work area; preparing written and electronic reports required to document procedures and test results; participating in teaching, educational, safety and quality improvement programs; observing and understanding Hospital and departmental policies and procedures; adhering to Hospital and departmental mission and value statements while maintaining patient confidentiality; performing cross-functional duties, as assigned, or requested; performing other duties related to and consistent with the job classification, as required.

Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS:

Completion of a recognized Medical Laboratory Technologist general or subject(s)
Current registration with the College of Medical Laboratory Technologists (CMLTO)
Minimum 2 yrs current laboratory experience in Cytogenetics required
Minimum 2 yrs current experience in karyotyping required
Demonstrates ability to develop skill and knowledge in all areas of the laboratory (on-the-job experience)
Knowledge of the theory and practice of laboratory procedures, instruments, equipment and special techniques (on-the-job experience), in assigned area
Excellent problem recognition and problem solving-skills
Effective time management skills; ability to organize work and set priorities
Effective verbal and written communication skills
Computer literacy
Ability to work effectively as a team member
Ability to work effectively and efficiently in a fast paced environment
Ability to work accurately under stressful conditions
Knowledge of applicable Hospital and departmental policies, procedures, guidelines, protocols and practices
Demonstrated commitment to continuing education
Ability to coach technical staff

Hours

37.5

Contact

Email

amal.obeidat@uhn.ca

Website

https://www.recruitingsite.com/csbsites/uhncareers/JobDescription.asp?SiteID=10031&JobNumber=804624

Display Date

2017-07-07

Expiry Date

2017-08-06