Medical Laboratory Technologist

Company

Interior Health

COME LIVE, WORK, AND PLAY ... WHERE OTHERS ONLY VACATION Our uniqueness is in who we are and where we are. Our geographical location offers the choice of an active urban lifestyle or quiet rural setting. Whether you’re in clinical care, management, or in a supporting role, your impact will be felt. Your passion and motivation combined with our commitment to set new standards of excellence makes Interior Health the right choice for you. We thrive as a direct result of state-of-the-art equipment, forwarding thinking and strong leadership. We are here for your whole life from career choices to family benefits to work/life balance. At Interior Health there is always room to grow.We strive to create an environment where you enjoy the work you do, the place where you work, and the people around you. From the financial advisor managing our health care resources, to the IT professional enabling life-saving data, to the nurse and physician on the front line of patient care, everyone plays a role in the care continuum. Together, we create great workplaces.

Location

Trail, BC

Duties

Position Summary

Grow your Laboratory career in the stunning Kootenay Rockies region! We have a full-time Medical Laboratory Technologist opportunity now available at the Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital in Trail, B.C.

Located in the sunny southern interior of B.C. this region is a four-season playground surrounded by nature and renowned for long hot summers and milder winters. This area is home to many laid back and welcoming communities with affordable real-estate, restaurants, craft breweries, arts and culture, family friendly amenities and so much more.

As a member of our Laboratory Technologist team, you will work independently within our supportive and cohesive environment, providing vital Lab services to both inpatients and outpatients from the Trail community and surrounding areas and satellite Labs. This is a generalist core lab position and offers interesting and varied work within all areas of this Level 2 Lab.

This is a permanent full-time opportunity. Days of work are rotating and shift times include a combination of day, evening and night shifts. Typical duties may include: routine and/or complex tests utilizing manual procedures and automated instruments, greeting patients, 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!

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.

Hours

37.5 hrs/ wk

Salary

$30.30 - $37.78 / hr

Comments

Apply online at https://jobs.interiorhealth.ca/

Contact

Name

IH Careers

Display Name

IH Careers

Address

505 Doyle Ave, Kelowna BC, V1Y 0C5

Telephone

250-469-7070

Email

careers@interiorhealth.ca

Job Posting Link

Interior Healthwebsite

Display Date

2021-04-14

Expiry Date

2021-05-14