Laboratory Technologist – Microbiology COVID Lab

Company

Sinai Health - Mount Sinai Hospital

Location

Toronto, ON

Duties

This is a temporary full-time assignment until March 2022 to assist with COVID-19 testing.

The technologist's responsibilities include:
•Performing laboratory procedures in all areas of microbiology
•Accessioning patient samples and performing laboratory tests for serology and molecular diagnostics
•Operating, maintaining and troubleshooting laboratory equipment
•Ensuring completion of assigned work
•Preparing accurate reports; participating in educational, safety, and quality improvement programs; observing and following hospital and departmental policies and procedures

Requirements

•Current General (active practicing) registration with the College of Medical Laboratory Technologists of Ontario (CMLTO)

•1 year recent experience in Microbiology preferred.

•Thorough knowledge of theory, methodology needed to perform duties primarily in Microbiology, Serology and Molecular Diagnostics.

•Proficiency in the use of MS Office (Word, Excel) (preferred)

•Proficiency in the use of Laboratory Information System (preferred)

•Effective organizational, time management and prioritization skills

•Exhibit thorough knowledge of theory, methodology needed to perform duties primarily in Microbiology, serology and molecular diagnostics

•Ability to work independently, cooperatively and communicate appropriately well with other staff

•Excellent problem solving skills

•Must be computer literate

•Demonstrated satisfactory work performance and attendance history

•In accordance with accreditation standards, employment is conditional upon applicant demonstrating proof of visual color discrimination ability pertinent to the essential duties

Hours

Must be available 37.5 hours per week, Evening shift; 15:30 - 23:30, includes weekend rotation.

Salary

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Comments

Please apply directly to the posting through the link below

https://sinaihealthsystem-mountsinai.mua.hrdepartment.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/5192

Contact

Name

Christine Vallance

Title

HR Specialist

Telephone

416-586-4800

Email

christine.vallance@sinaihealth.ca

Job Posting Link

Sinai Health - Mount Sinai Hospital

Display Date

2021-02-01

Expiry Date

2021-02-15