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Cytology Technologist II

Company

Interior Health

Our uniqueness is in who we are and where we are. Our geographical location offers the choice of an active urban lifestyle or quiet rural setting. Whether you’re in clinical care, management, or in a supporting role, your impact will be felt. Your passion and motivation combined with our commitment to set new standards of excellence makes Interior Health the right choice for you. We thrive as a direct result of state-of-the-art equipment, forwarding thinking and strong leadership. We are here for your whole life from career choices to family benefits to work/life balance. At Interior Health there is always room to grow.

Location

Kamloops, British Columbia

Duties

Interior Health is seeking a Cytology Technologist (II) Grade 2 to join the cohesive and diverse laboratory team at the Royal Inland Hospital in Kamloops, B.C.

The Royal Inland Hospital (RIH) Lab strives to provide safe, convenient, respectful and accessible laboratory services to our patients. Programs and services include chemistry, hematology, microbiology, histopathology, cytology, and transfusion medicine.

The Royal Inland Hospital (RIH) is a 254 bed hospital in the Thompson Cariboo Shuswap health service area and is one of two Interior Health tertiary referral hospitals. Located in Kamloops, RIH offers high-level, specialty medical care including core physician specialties, 24 emergency and trauma services, ambulatory and outpatient clinics, and diagnostic services.

As the Cytotechnologist at this site, you will work in a team based environment and perform a variety of duties within the Laboratory related to established cytology procedures. This is a hands-on and varied role which may include attending FNA fine needle aspiration clinics, managing files of tissues and slides, assisting with quality assurance and working in the Histology section of the Lab.

This is a permanent part-time 0.4fte Medical Technologist 2 position. Days of work are Monday to Friday with weekends and stat holidays off. Shift times are 07:30-15:30 are 08:00-16:00. We offer relocation assistance, a comprehensive benefits’ package, pension plan and excellent vacation entitlement. Additional casual shifts are available in Cytology and/or other areas within the Lab.

As one of BC’s largest health authorities, we offer work environments conducive to your personal growth and career development. This includes access to progressive clinical resources, a network of skilled multidisciplinary professionals and exciting work opportunities in beautiful locations that allow you to truly maximize your work-life balance.

Community Profile: Kamloops is one of BC’s sunniest cities and home to 90,000 residents. Kamloops offers affordable housing, a large selection of restaurants and stores, a lively arts scene and a full range of businesses. Close proximity to Sun Peaks resort and the surrounding landscape of rivers, mountains, lakes and grasslands means unsurpassed opportunities for year-round outdoor adventures.

Requirements

Graduate of a Canadian Society for Medical Laboratory Science approved Cytology program plus two years’ recent, related Cytology experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience
Current certification with the Canadian Society for Medical Laboratory Science (CSMLS) and eligible for membership with the BC Society of Laboratory Sciences (BCSLS)

Start Date

2019-09-11

Hours

0.40 FTE

Salary

Hourly Wage: $30.82 - $38.45

Contact

Name

Bernadette Hamilton

Display Name

Bernadette Hamilton

Title

Recruiter

Address

505 Doyle Avenue, Kelowna BC

Telephone

250 469 7070

Email

bernadette.hamilton@interiorhealth.ca

Other Email

careers@interiorhealth.ca

Website

Interior Health

Display Date

2019-09-11

Expiry Date

2019-12-11

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