Medical Lab Technologist | Blood Bank

Company

Interior Health

Caring is at the heart of who we are. We strive to live out our vision: Health and well-being for all, as we deliver hospital, community and long-term care services to the over 834,000 people across British Columbia’s southern Interior region. For more than 20 years, Interior Health has worked together with partners and communities, inspired by innovation and the pursuit of a healthier tomorrow. We want you to enjoy the work you do, the place where you work, and get to know the people around you. The range of careers at IH includes: financial advisors who oversee health care resources, technology professionals who support digital health services; nurses, food and nutrition staff, plant services and support workers in health-care facilities, and allied health and physicians on the front line of patient care. Care Lives Here.

Location

Kelowna, BC

Duties

Position Summary
Medical Lab Technologist (MLT) opportunity available now at the Kelowna General Hospital (KGH)-Transfusion Services team. This is a permanent part time (0.80 FTE) position. Days of work are rotating and shifts are days and nights. THIS POSITION MAY QUALIFY FOR A $10,000 SIGNING BONUS! Plus generous relocation allowance. Apply today to find out more!

What will you work on?

As an MLT, you will work in a team-based environment and perform a variety of duties within the discipline department. 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.

About this location/unit

KGH is our biggest hospital and most diverse laboratory. Offering Chemistry, Hematology, Transfusion Medicine, Histology, AP, Microbiology, Molecular and Point of Care testing. KGH Lab has hundreds of generalists and specialists who collaborate with departments throughout the hospital and sites across our region, to deliver innovative lab services utilizing state-of-the-art equipment and technology.

The vibrant city of Kelowna offers so much to enjoy! Vineyards, orchards, golfing, hundreds of hiking and biking trails, amazing beaches and a diverse arts and culture scene situated on stunning Okanagan Lake and not forgetting multiple winter resorts right on our doorstep. Live, work and play where others only vacation.

Reasons to Apply at Interior Health... What we can do for you

As a B.C. top employer, Interior Health offers progressive and diverse workplaces, a network of welcoming multi-disciplinary colleagues and a range of benefits and services to support you:

• Recognition of previous experience in determining salary
• Relocation assistance for eligible positions
• Employer paid benefits, vacation & sick time
• Training and career development opportunities

We offer a work environment conducive to growth and development of strong clinical skills. The opportunity to have a balanced lifestyle that allows you to maintain the quality of life you desire.

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

Hours

32

Salary

30.90/hr

Comments

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Contact

Name

INTERIOR HEALTH AUHTORITY

Display Name

IHA careers recruitment

Title

IHA careers recruitment

Address

505 Doyle Avenue

Telephone

250-469-7070

Email

careers@interiorhealth.ca

Job Posting Link

Interior Healthwebsite

Display Date

2022-08-29

Expiry Date

2022-11-29