Laboratory Technologist, Night Shift
Island Health provides health care to more than 765,000 people on Vancouver Island, the islands of the Georgia Strait, and in the mainland communities north of Powell River and south of Rivers Inlet.
In accordance with the Vision, Purpose, and Values, and strategic direction of the Vancouver Island Health Authority, patient safety is a priority and a responsibility shared by everyone at VIHA; as such, the requirement to continuously improve quality and safety is inherent in all aspects of this position.
Reporting to the Laboratory Unit Supervisor, responsible for the operation of the night shift by carrying out related administrative duties, and performing laboratory procedures such as collecting, preparing, processing and testing laboratory specimens that are used by physicians in the diagnosis and treatment of patients.
Successful completion of a recognized diploma program in Medical Laboratory Technology. Eligible for certification with the Canadian Society for Medical Laboratory Science (CSMLS).
Skills And Abilities
Demonstrated problem-solving, organizational and decision-making skills.
Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.
Ability to deal effectively with others including staff, patients and physicians.
Demonstrated ability to operate related laboratory equipment.
Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.
Ability to organize and prioritize work in order to meet deadlines.
Lead Laboratory Technologist VGH/SPH
1 Hospital Way, Victoria BC
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