Medical Laboratory Technologist

Company

Interior Health

Location

Nakusp, BC

Duties

Competition #: 01547264
Employee Type: PERMANENT FULL TIME
Facility: ARROW LAKES HOSPITAL
Hourly Wage: $30.90 - $38.63

Position Summary

Relocate to the vibrant community of Nakusp situated in the West Kootenay region of B.C!

As the Laboratory Technologist you will work independently within our supportive and cohesive team environment, providing vital Lab services for clients from the community and surrounding areas. This is a generalist Lab position and offers interesting and varied work within all areas of Core Lab (Chemistry, Hematology, Transfusion Medicine) and Phlebotomy. This site does not have acute care beds, but offers laboratory and radiology; urgent care; outpatient ambulatory care; community services; long term residential care services; and/or on-site doctors’ offices.

Typical duties 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.

This is a permanent full-time position. Days of work are rotating and shift times are 07:00-15:00 and 08:30-16:30. Participation in the overnight and out of hours on-call schedule is a requirement of this MLT position. Interior Health offers relocation assistance, competitive pay, a range of employee benefits and fulfilling opportunities to support and enhance your advancement at every stage of your Laboratory career.

The Arrow Lakes, established over 100 years ago, have plenty to offer locals and visitors, from breathtaking scenery and relaxing hot springs, to fabulous golf, plentiful fishing, great hiking trails and many other activities. The lakeshore village of Nakusp is known for its year-round amenities and warm and welcoming community http://nakusp.com/discover-nakusp/

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

2021-05-20

Hours

37.5/week

Salary

$30.90 - $38.63/hr

Comments

Apply through:

https://jobs.interiorhealth.ca/job/nakusp/medical-laboratory-technologist/602/19394315

Contact

Name

Interior Health

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

2021-05-20

Expiry Date

2021-06-20