Medical Laboratory Technologist

Company

Guelph General Hospital

GGH is a dynamic, comprehensive acute care facility providing a full range of services to the 200,000 residents of Guelph and Wellington County. Services include 24-hour emergency coverage, advanced technology and diagnostic support, and specialty programs such as being the Regional provider for general vascular surgery and a designated Provincial Centre of Excellence for Bariatric Surgery.GGH is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors.Number of Beds• 22 intensive care• 62 surgery• 8 Paediatrics• 68 medicine• 22 obstetricsTotal: 182 bedsHospital FamilyThe hospital employs nearly 1,550 staff. More than 250 Hospital volunteers contribute 1,500 hours of work per month. Volunteers operate in a variety of patient care and support service areas and organize fundraising activities.There are approximately 300 professional staff at GGH including physicians, midwives and dentists.

Location

Guelph, ON

Duties

Position Summary:
The primary role of the Medical Laboratory Technologist is to apply skill, knowledge, and judgement in:
• The performance of routine and specialized diagnostic testing
• The operation and maintenance of complex laboratory equipment
• The Interpretation of quality indicators and quality control results
• Troubleshooting clinical and technical issues related to patients and samples as they relate
• to diagnostic laboratory testing
• Collaborating with other healthcare providers ensure quality patient care
• Advancing quality in the laboratory

Requirements

Qualifications, Experience, Skills and Abilities:

• Member in good standing of the College of Medical Laboratory Technologists of Ontario.
• Good understanding of, and commitment to Quality Management/Quality Improvement/Quality Assurance
• Commitment to Professional Development
• Strong problem solving and decision-making skills
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both verbal and written
• Strong organizational and time management skills
• Demonstrated ability to work independently as well as collaboratively within a team in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment
• Demonstrated commitment to excellent customer service when interacting with patients, families, colleagues and physicians
• Recent experience, within the last 1-2 years in Chemistry, Transfusion Medicine and Hematolog

Start Date

2021-05-04

Hours

All Shifts

Salary

Min $31.87 Max $42.71

Contact

Email

recruiting@gghorg.ca

Display Date

2021-03-22

Expiry Date

2021-04-30