Medical Laboratory Technologist

Company

Interior Health Authority

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

Vernon, BC

Duties

Position Summary

Are you a motivated Laboratory Professional looking for room to grow both personally and professionally? We are looking for an MLT to join the laboratory team at the Vernon Jubilee Hospital.

As a Med Lab Technologist, you will work in a team based environment and perform a variety of duties within the areas of Chemistry, Hematology and Transfusion Medicine such as 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 assigned to a laboratory float line. Days of work are rotating and shifts include eight hour days, evenings and night shifts. We offer relocation assistance, generous employer paid vacation, benefits and sick time and access to many career development opportunities.

The thriving city of Vernon is home to approx. 40,000 residents, situated at the northern end of the sunny Okanagan Valley within just a short drive to Kelowna International Airport and the expanding UBC Okanagan campus. The city is home to a diverse community and boasts major amenities surrounded by stunning scenery, beautiful lakes and award winning tourist destinations.

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

Start Date

2021-07-28

Salary

$30.90 - $38.63

Contact

Name

Bernadette Hamilton

Address

505 Doyle Ave

Email

careers@interiorhealth.ca

Job Posting Link

Interior Health Authoritywebsite

Display Date

2021-07-28

Expiry Date

2021-10-28