Specialty Technologist, Genetis Diagnostic Laboratory

Company

Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario

CHEO is a pediatric health and research center providing outstanding family-centered patient care, pioneering breakthrough research, and training the health care professionals of tomorrow.

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Location

Ottawa, ON

Duties

As part of the CHEO Regional Genetics Program, the Genetics Diagnostic Laboratory provides comprehensive diagnostic genetic testing for both the pediatric and adult populations in Eastern Ontario, Western Quebec and Nunavut; the testing menu includes genome-wide analysis such as karyotyping and SNP microarray to more targeted testing including FISH, gene panels and single gene testing.

We are looking for an enthusiastic qualified individual who wishes to use a variety of technical and analytical skills in a stimulating and supportive environment.

Requirements

Police Record Check (PRC) (Essential)
CMLTO Licensed (or eligible) Technologist, with a designation in clinical genetics (Essential)
Previous experience applying genetic laboratory techniques to the analysis of human genetic diseases (Preferred)
Accuracy and precision in performing laboratory procedure(Essential)
Ability to organize workload and establish priorities (Essential
Ability to recognize abnormal or unusual test results, and to take appropriate action (Essential)
Ability to exercise good judgement (Essential)
Ability and willingness to work as part of a team (Essential)

Start Date

2016-10-31

Salary

$66,553.50 to $80,886.00 per year

Contact

Name

Michelle Johnston Lupien

Title

Human Resources Officer

Address

401 Smyth Road

Telephone

613-737-7600

Email

jobs@cheo.on.ca

Website

http://www.cheo.on.ca

Display Date

2016-10-14

Expiry Date

2016-11-14