MLT – Core Lab
Peterborough Regional Health Centre
Peterborough Regional Health Centre (PRHC) is a state-of-the-art regional hospital with a proud local history extending back over a century. PRHC has a capacity of 494 beds, one of the busiest Emergency Departments in Ontario, and provides an extensive range of services to a referral population of 600,000 people in four counties. Our hospital is the region's largest employer with more than 2,000 staff, approximately 350 physicians with privileges, and 600 volunteers.Peterborough Regional Health Centre has a core commitment to our people. We believe that inspiring and empowering our people is essential in order to fulfill our vision within the community – Exceeding Your Expectations Every Day.When you join Peterborough Regional Health Centre, you will be joining a values-driven team that is committed to deliver outstanding service to our patients, their families, our physicians, our partners and our people.
Responsible to the Charge Technologist(s) in the Area(s) in which they are working and to the Laboratory Manager(s) for performing a variety of routine tests in the various specialty areas of the Laboratory (e.g. Core Lab, Microbiology, Histology, etc.). When requested, takes charge of other areas during the absence of the regular Senior or Charge Technologists.
•General Medical Laboratory Technologist certification by Canadian Society of Laboratory Medical Science (CSMLS) or equivalent.
•Holds current Medical Laboratory Technologist (MLT) registration with the College of Medical Laboratory Technologists of Ontario (CMLTO).
•Recent Hospital experience preferred.
•Recent Hospital Laboratory (Blood Bank, Hematology, Chemistry) experience preferred (within 3 years).
•Computer skills are essential - knowledge of Meditech and Microsoft programs such as Outlook, Word and Excel.
•Demonstrated ability to deal effectively and co-operatively with all levels of staff, patients, physicians, external regulatory bodies and the public.
•Demonstrated written and verbal communication skills are important for interaction with patients and staff.
•Demonstrated organizational and time management skills are required to multi-task and prioritize workload.
•Demonstrated ability to maintain a professional manner under stressful conditions.
•Demonstrated ability to adapt to a constantly changing environment and hours of work to meet patient needs.
•Demonstrated ability to make decisions and use good judgement.
•Demonstrated ability to work independently and as a team member.
•Demonstrated good ability to maintain attendance.
•Possess good concentration skills.
•This position involves sitting or standing for extended periods of times.
•Must have good team work skills and promote a positive attitude within the team.
•Demonstrated ability to keep up to date technically and apply that knowledge to the position.
•Demonstrated ability to maintain a good attendance record and meet the performance standards of the Health Centre.
Peterborough Regional Health Centre is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (‘AODA’). Should any applicant require accommodation through the recruitment and selection process, please inform Human Resources in your applicant form.
While the Health Centre appreciates your expression of interest in this position(s), only those applicants selected for an interview will be notified.
$30.46 - $40.83 per hour
Talent Acquisition Specialist
1 Hospital Drive