Medical Laboratory Technologist – CORE LAB
Interior Health - Shuswap Lake General Hospital
Salmon Arm, BC
Medical Lab Technologist (MLT) opportunity now available in Salmon Arm, B.C!
Shuswap Lake Hospital is a small 40-bed Level 2 acute care Hospital in the Thompson-Cariboo-Shuswap health service area. Located in Salmon Arm, B.C the hospital offers services including surgical, inpatient, obstetrics and 24-hour emergency. Our acute care caseload is quite varied and we are a smaller STAT Lab, which allows for a great learning environment. Our MLTs rotate through Chemistry, Hematology/Coag, Transfusion Medicine and the Manual bench, processing blood, urine, body fluids and CSFs on site.
Salmon Arm lies in the heart of BC, nestled between the beautiful mountains and hills of the Shuswap Region. Located right on the serene Shuswap Lake, Salmon Arm is midway between Calgary and Vancouver (around 5hrs by car in either direction) and Kelowna international airport is a short 1.5hr drive away. Hundreds of miles of hiking trails and endless year round outdoor recreational activities surround this pristine town, which draws in tourists from all over the world with its countless opportunities for adventure. Cost of living is substantially lower than surrounding BC urban centres, and the city’s tremendously high quality of life landed it in the #1 place to live in BC, and #6 in Canada by MacLean’s Magazine.
This is a temporary 0.65fte position. Shifts are 8 hours and the rotation includes a combination of day, evening and night shifts.
Interior Health Laboratory is committed to staff development and encouraging growth. We offer competitive pay and benefits, relocation assistance and many fulfilling opportunities to support and enhance your knowledge and skills at every stage of your Laboratory career.
• 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