Laboratory Technologist (Hematology)

Company

Interior Health Authority

Interior Health is a regional health authority in British Columbia. It is one of the five publicly-funded regional health authorities, serving the southern Interior region of British Columbia.

Location

Kelowna

Duties

Position Summary

We are looking for a Laboratory Technologist to join our Hematology team at the Kelowna General Hospital.

As an MLT you will work in a team based environment and perform a variety of duties within the assigned department of the lab, typical duties may include: performing routine and/or complex tests utilizing manual procedures and automated instruments, collecting and/or receiving specimens, entering data into the Laboratory Information System (LIS), validating/reporting test results, maintaining instruments and preparing solutions and control agents.

This is a relief/temporary part time (0.72 FTE) position until the return of the incumbent. Shift types are days and shift times are from 06:30 to 14:30, 07:30 to 15:30, 08:00 to 16:00 hours. Casual shifts in Hematology and other Lab departments are available to bid on, for employees seeking additional hours. Employees have access to internally listed vacancies including permanent and temporary opportunities.

We offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits and pension plan, generous paid vacation and sick time. Work environments that support your growth and development, access to progressive clinical resources and a network of skilled interdisciplinary health care professionals.

The rapidly expanding city of Kelowna offers so much for professionals and families to enjoy such diverse retail and services, beautiful beaches, watersports, winter sports, golfing, hiking and biking trails.

Come and make a difference in the lives of others. Apply today and join our talented team of Lab professionals.

Requirements

Qualifications

Education, Training and Experience:

• Graduation from an approved Medical Laboratory Science Program
• Current certification with the Canadian Society for Medical Laboratory Science (CSMLS) and eligible for membership with the BC Society of Laboratory Sciences (BCSLS) and/or CSMLS
• One (1) year recent related experience.

Salary

$30.90 - $38.63

Contact

Name

Bernadette Hamilton

Address

505 Doyle Ave

Email

careers@interiorhealth.ca

Job Posting Link

Interior Health Authoritywebsite

Display Date

2021-07-28

Expiry Date

2021-10-27