General Duty Clinical Genetics Technologist


Shared Health

Shared Health leads the planning and coordinates the integration of patient-centered clinical and preventive health services across Manitoba. The organization also delivers some province-wide health services and supports centralized administrative and business functions for Manitoba health organizations.




Under the general supervision of the Charge or delegate, the Clinical Genetics Technologist is responsible for clinical analysis and reporting on patient samples according to established protocols. The Clinical Genetics Technologist is also responsible for assisting in lab projects such as SOPs, chemical inventories, etc.

The incumbent will maintain a safe environment in accordance with professional and provincial guidelines and ensure compliance with quality assurance programs and maintain standards put forth by Accreditation. Functions are conducted in accordance with the Mission and Values of Shared Health, current policies, procedures and applicable legislation.


Education (Degree/Diploma/Certificate)
Graduate of an approved Genetics Technology program required, or
Successful completion of the CMLTM Prior Learning Assessment process for the Genomics specialty, as deemed by the Employer, may also be considered for Graduates of a Bachelor of Science or equivalent program from a recognized institution that includes lecture courses and laboratory courses in Clinical Genetics with work experience involving human related testing.
Preference will be given to candidates with a Masters or Post-Graduate in work directly related to Clinical Genetics.
Current or eligible for Clinical Genetics or Molecular Genetics registration with the College of Medical Laboratory Technologists of Manitoba (CMLTM) required.
Current membership with the Canadian Society for Medical Laboratory Science (CSMLS) considered an asset.
Qualifications and Skills
Windows computer environment required.
Microsoft Office programs preferred.
Follow verbal and written instructions precisely with attention to detail.
Demonstrated effective verbal and written communication skills required in English.
Demonstrated ability to work both independently and as a team member.
Proficient analytical skills.
Work under pressure.
Maintains confidentiality with all information entrusted to the position.
Ability to perform duties as described.
Physical Requirements
Mental and physical health necessary to meet the demands of the job required.
Working shifts, weekends and holidays may be required.
Participating in standby and callback duty may be required.
Rotate through various workstations as required.
Exposure to all hazards and dangers incumbent in working in a laboratory. For more definitive information, refer to the Job Hazard Analysis Assessment of this position within the specific laboratory.

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Daily Hours Worked: 7.75 Annual Base Hours: 2015


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Daniele Bernier

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Daniele Bernier


Technical Manager


MS471C-820 Sherbrook St






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