Medical Lab Technologist

Company

North York General Hospital

IMAGINE a hospital where everyone is committed to excellence. We did. We are. From boardroom to bedside, we go above and beyond to offer the best and safest patient care. At North York General Hospital (NYGH), we put our patients first in everything we do. We are achieving a new standard of excellence in integrated patient-centered care and as one of Canada's leading community academic hospitals, we are building on our academic foundation through enhanced education, research and innovation. North York General Hospital is part of North York Toronto Health Partners, a collaborative partnership with patients, primary care, and community partners, a first- generation Ontario Health Team, driving the development of a locally integrated health system to serve the community. As part of our dynamic team, you too can stand out and be amazing! At North York General, our team is making a world of difference.

Location

North York General Hospital

Duties

Medical Laboratory Technologist, Molecular Genetics:
Your goal in this position is to perform laboratory tests and procedures in accordance with departmental and divisional policies. You will perform laboratory procedures with accuracy and precision. You will perform preventive maintenance of equipment. You have the ability to recognize problems and take appropriate action. You are computer proficient, have superior communication and interpersonal skills, and display a high degree of professionalism. You demonstrate strong problem-solving skills and the ability to work under pressure and maintain high level of productivity and competence. You will provide excellent patient and family-driven care in a supportive and culturally sensitive manner. This position supports the Hospital’s academic mandate by advancing care through teaching and learning and/or transforming care through research and innovation. This position contributes to the shared responsibility of ensuring health and safety policies are followed to provide for a healthy environment for staff, physicians, volunteers, learners, patients and families.

On a practical level, you will
• Performs established molecular genetics laboratory procedures as required
• Reviews, records, accurately reports and checks test results in a timely manner
• Recognizes abnormal or unusual lab results and takes appropriate action according to protocol
• Identifies technical or quality process problems and takes appropriate corrective action
• Understands and participates in quality control, quality assurance and the quality management system
• Understands, follows and ensures policies/processes/procedures are in compliance with laboratory accreditation requirements
• Works safely in accordance with Occupational Health & Safety Act
• Performs other duties as required

Requirements

• Member of CMLTO or eligible for registration in Genetics (Cytogenetics and Molecular Genetics)
• Experience in Molecular Genetics an asset

Start Date

2021-04-13

Hours

75 hours bi-weekly

Salary

$36.9082 - $44.4676 per hour

Contact

Display Name

North York General Hospital

Job Posting Link

North York General Hospitalwebsite

Display Date

2021-04-06

Expiry Date

2021-04-20