Medical Lab Technologist, Microbiology

Company

Interior Health

Interior Health is a regional health authority in British Columbia. It is one of the five publicly-funded regional health authorities, serving the southern Interior region of British Columbia. 

Location

Kamloops, BC

Duties

Competition #: 01553110
Employee Type: RELIEF FULL TIME
Facility: ROYAL INLAND HOSPITAL
Hourly Wage: $30.90 - $38.63

Position Summary

Seeking a flexible and reliable MLT to join their welcoming Microbiology department at the Royal Inland Hospital in Kamloops, BC. This is a relief/temporary position expected to run until May 2022 or the return of the current incumbent.

The Royal Inland Hospital Lab is one of our largest full-service 24/7 laboratories, employing a very large team of generalist and specialist Lab professionals that work collaboratively within the hospital and other sites. As the Micro MLT, you can expect to work in a team based environment and perform a variety of duties within the microbiology, histology and cytology areas of the Lab such as: routine and/or complex tests, utilizing manual procedures and automated instruments, including PCR testing, receiving specimens, entering data into the LIS, and validating/reporting test results.

Interior Health strives to create an environment where you enjoy the work you do, the place where you work, and the people around you. Apply today!

Community Profile: Kamloops is known as a four-season adventure playground, where you can enjoy long hot summers and milder winters. With a population of 90,000 Kamloops offers all the amenities of a big city including great restaurants, shopping, businesses, wonderful parks and recreation facilities as well as easy access to spectacular winter sports at Sun Peaks resort.

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
Previous Microbiology experience would be considered an asset

We invite applicants to self-identify as First Nation, Métis or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.
Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with the application process, job readiness, interview readiness or tips for resume and cover letter writing, send your question via email to AboriginalEmployment@interiorhealth.ca to be redirected to the Employment Advisor.

Start Date

2021-06-07

Hours

37.5/week

Salary

$30.90 - $38.63/hr

Comments

Apply through:
https://jobs.interiorhealth.ca/job/kamloops/medical-lab-technologist-microbiology/602/8910599296

Contact

Name

Julia Ryl

Display Name

Interior Health

Address

505 Doyle Ave

Telephone

250-469-7070

Fax

250-469-7068

Email

careers@interiorhealth.ca

Job Posting Link

Interior Healthwebsite

Display Date

2021-06-07

Expiry Date

2021-09-07