MEDICAL LAB TECHNOLOGIST, MICROBIOLOGY

Company

Interior Health

Location

Kelowna

Duties

Position Summary

MLT Microbiology opportunity available now at the Kelowna General Hospital!

As a Laboratory Technologist, you will work in a team based environment and perform a variety of duties within the Microbiology 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.

This is a permanent 0.73fte position. Days of work are rotating and shifts are 8hr day, evening and nights. We offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits and pension plan, excellent vacation entitlement and relocation assistance. Work environments that support your growth and development, access to progressive clinical resources and a network of skilled interdisciplinary health care professionals.

This position is situated at the Kelowna General Hospital in the vibrant and growing city of Kelowna. The city offers so much for professionals and families to enjoy such as world class skiing, golfing, hiking and biking trails, amazing beaches and a diverse shopping and arts. 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.

We invite applicants to self-identify as First Nation, Métis or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.

Start Date

2021-09-20

Hours

27

Salary

$30.90/hr

Contact

Display Date

2021-09-20

Expiry Date

2021-10-20