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

Kelowna, BC

Duties

Competition #: 01527647
Employee Type: RELIEF PART TIME (0.73 FTE)
Facility: KELOWNA GENERAL HOSPITAL
Hourly Wage: $30.30 - $37.78

Position Summary

0.73fte MLT position now available in our Microbiology department at Kelowna General Hospital. This is a relief/temporary opportunity until the return of the current incumbent. Days of work are rotating and shifts include are typically days and evenings with occasional night shifts.

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.

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. Apply today!

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, wineries, golfing, hiking and biking trails, amazing beaches and a diverse arts and culture scene. 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.
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

Salary

$30.30 - $37.78/hr

Comments

Apply through:

https://jobs.interiorhealth.ca/job/kelowna/medical-lab-technologist-microbiology/602/8860302032

Contact

Name

Julia Ryl

Display Name

Interior Health

Email

careers@interiorhealth.ca

Job Posting Link

Interior Healthwebsite

Display Date

2021-06-07

Expiry Date

2021-09-07