MEDICAL LAB TECHNOLOGIST

Company

Interior Health Authority

Location

PENTICTON

Duties

Position Summary

Permanent MLT position available at the Penticton Regional Hospital. This is a full-time float line between Histology and the Core Lab and the rotation includes day, evening and night shifts.

THIS POSITION QUALIFIES FOR A $10,000 SIGNING BONUS!

Penticton Regional Hospital (PRH) is a referral centre for three community hospitals and one diagnostic centre in the South Okanagan. Our Emergency department sees upwards of 36k visits and we have 129 acute beds and 102 extended care beds and offer a full range of health services to the community. As the MLT you will work autonomously within our supportive and cohesive team environment, providing vital Lab services to both inpatients and outpatients from the Penticton community and surrounding areas. This is a core MLT position and offers an excellent opportunity to hone independent practice and self-direction within our small and varied laboratory within Histo, Chemistry, Hematology, and Transfusion Services.

Med Lab Technologist typical duties include: 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.

Interior Health offers competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits and pension plan, excellent vacation entitlement and relocation assistance. Work environments that support growth and development, access to progressive clinical resources, a network of skilled multidisciplinary professionals and access to learning and rewarding work opportunities. Come live work and play where others only vacation!

Requirements

Qualifications

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

Start Date

2021-12-08

Salary

$30.90/hr

Contact

Job Posting Link

Interior Health Authoritywebsite

Display Date

2021-12-08

Expiry Date

2022-06-08