MEDICAL LABORATORY TECHNOLOGIST

Company

Interior Health Authority

Location

KELOWNA

Duties

Position Summary

Kelowna General Hospital (KGH) is currently seeking a reliable and flexible Medical Lab Technologist (MLT) to join their busy team.

This is a permanent full-time Core Lab float position. Days of work are rotating and shift times include day, evening and night shifts. MLT's work in a team based environment and perform a variety of duties within the Laboratory such as routine and/or complex tests utilizing manual procedures and automated instruments, 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.

KGH is our biggest and most diverse lab, offering Chemistry, Hematology, Transfusion Medicine, Histology, AP Microbiology, Molecular and Point of Care testing. The Lab employs hundreds of generalist and specialist med lab professionals who deliver progressive lab services utilizing state-of-the-art equipment and technology. Our lab professionals work collaboratively with other departments throughout the hospital and other Interior Health sites across the region.

Interior Health offer competitive compensation and shift premiums, generous employer paid vacation and sick time in addition to a range of employee benefits and services to support you at every stage of your career.

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

2021-09-29

Salary

$30.90/hour

Contact

Display Date

2021-09-29

Expiry Date

2021-10-29