General Duty Laboratory Technologist

Company

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 specific province-wide health services and supports centralized administrative and business functions for Manitoba health organizations.

Location

Genomics (Molecular Diagnostics), Health Sciences Center, Winnipeg, MB

Duties

• Triages, accessions, and labels all specimens ensuring proper information on sample and requisition
• Aliquots samples and ensures proper transfer and storage
• Performs tests in electrocardiography (ECG), if applicable
• Maintains an up-to-date knowledge of the Delphic/Sysmex or other (LIS) computer system in order to perform all laboratory procedures
• Prepares and sends samples to other facilities for testing as required
• Performs phlebotomies according to departmental policy
• Performs and reports results according to written protocols or as directed by the supervisor
• Answers telephone and reports test results according to departmental protocols
• Evaluates QC and test results and acts accordingly; proceeds with any corrective procedures or further investigation within the scope of their position
• Prepares calibrators, controls, reagents and chemical solutions
• Calibrates and ensures analyzer is within control
• Operates, maintains, troubleshoots and makes minor repairs on equipment as directed by supervisor
• Participates in the evaluation of new procedures or in research projects
• Maintains adequate supplies and reports shortages to supervisor
• Assists in bench training of medical laboratory technology students, new employees and other staff or students
• Maintains a clean and orderly work area
• Maintains orderly records of all work performed
• Participates in laboratory meetings, committees and continuing education programs
• Observes all lab policies, procedures, safety and health regulations and safe work practices

Requirements

• Graduate of an approved Medical Laboratory Technology program with attained certification by the CSMLS
• Successful completion of the CSMLS Prior Learning Assessment process for a discipline specialty, as deemed by the Employer may also be considered
• Current licensing (or qualified to be licensed) with the College of Medical Laboratory Technologists of Manitoba (CMLTM) required.

Start Date

2022-05-02

Hours

2015 annually

Salary

TBD

Comments

Current registration with the Canadian Society for Medical Laboratory Science (CSMLS) preferred.

Contact

Name

Danièle Bernier

Display Name

Danièle Bernier

Title

Genomics Technical Manager

Telephone

204-792-0923

Email

dbernier2@sharedhealthmb.ca

Job Posting Link

Shared Healthwebsite

Display Date

2022-03-25

Expiry Date

2022-04-03