Medical Laboratory Technologist


Nova Scotia Health

Nova Scotia Health is the largest provider of health services in Nova Scotia, with some specialized services also offered to clients throughout Atlantic Canada. We’re on a mission to achieve excellence in health, healing and learning through working together, which is reflected in the hospitals, health centres and community-based programs we operate across the province. Our passionate team of professionals provides a variety of high-quality inpatient and outpatient services including academic, tertiary, and quaternary care, as well as continuing care, primary health care, public health, and mental health and addictions. Join a diverse team of innovators, collaborators and creative thinkers today.Nova Scotia Health employs professionals in all corners of our beautiful province. We believe there's a place here for everyone to call home, from vibrant cities with exuberant nightlife to quaint towns with picturesque trails. The work-life balance that comes with a Nova Scotia Health role means you'll have the time to explore, discover, and participate in that coveted Atlantic lifestyle. Visit us today and check out to see why more people from across the globe are moving here.


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About the Opportunity
Our team is seeking applicants for the positions of Graduate Medical Laboratory Technologists and Medical Laboratory Technologists. Hours of work and work locations vary throughout the province.

Our Graduate Medical Laboratory Technologist (under a Licensed MLT) and our Medical Laboratory Technologists (MLT) works in collaboration with all members of the Pathology & Laboratory Medicine team to conduct diagnostic analytical laboratory tests and procedures to using appropriate methodologies and quality assurance techniques.

The MLT ensures that the principles and practices that guide our work such as the mission, vision, values, expected behaviors, the leadership philosophy, organizational health, population health, ethics, safety, quality, partnerships and interprofessional collaboration are integrated within the services they provide and through the messages they deliver.


Graduate from an approved program in Medical Laboratory Technologist/or eligible for graduation of an accredited Medical Laboratory Technologist program

Must be eligible or licensed with NSCMLT and eligible or registered with CSMLS within 2023

Strong client focus and ability to build solid healthcare client/practitioner relationships

Working knowledge and proficiency with a variety of computer software and programs

Ability to work effectively both independently and within an interdisciplinary team

Demonstrated accountability, judgment and decision making skills

Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills

Self-directed with demonstrated accuracy and attention to detail

Demonstrated leadership abilities

Demonstrated planning, organization, prioritization and time management skills

Demonstrated commitment to self-learning and continuous professional development

Commitment to promoting a culture that supports safety, ethical practices and organizational health

Good attendance and work record in current and past employment

Competencies in other languages an asset, French preferred

Successful Applicants are required to provide a Criminal Record Check (including Vulnerable Sector Search) to Human Resources before starting employment and assume any associated costs as a condition of employment

Please ensure your resume is up to date and includes all relevant education, experience, training, and certifications


75 hours bi-weekly


$30.23 - $36.81


Successful candidates may be eligible for our benefits package which includes health, dental, travel, long-term disability, and life insurance coverage as well as a defined benefit pension plan.

Successful candidates may also be eligible for a signing bonus and relocation assistance with a defined Return of Service contract.



Rebecca Dupuis

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Rebecca Dupuis


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