Medical Laboratory Technologist – Genomics
Health Sciences North
A dynamic and growing health care environment awaits you in Sudbury Ontario: Canada’s happiest city! Surrounded by provincial parks and over 200 lakes, Greater Sudbury has over 160,000 residents and is a rich mix of urban, suburban, rural and wilderness environments. Just a one hour flight or four-hour drive of Toronto; here, you will experience the balance of a challenging clinical career and a comfortable lifestyle, right in the heart of Northern Ontario’s largest city.
Health Sciences North (HSN) is seeking an individual who has excellent clinical laboratory technical skills and can recognize, troubleshoot and communicate equipment/reagent related to malfunctions and initiate appropriate remedial action. The incumbent will demonstrate knowledge of Clinical Laboratory Quality Assurance Programs and proficiency testing requirements. The role operates within a continuous improvement culture using Lean principles focused on improving work and care at HSN.
The successful candidate should be a graduate of a recognized Cytogenetic/Molecular program and have a current professional registration and licensure with the College of Medical Laboratory Technologists of Ontario. Successful completion of the WHMIS certification and Mask Fit is required. We are looking for a candidate with recent and relevant experience in clinical genomic testing as well as experience with the following techniques; nucleic acid extraction and handling, PCR (end-point, real-time, digital), capillary electrophoresis for fragment length analysis, high-throughput sequencing (also known as next generation sequencing).
The full job description can be viewed on the HSN Careers Website.
Interested applicants are asked to apply directly to posting # 18-0488 by August 1, 2018 at 4:00 pm on the HSN Careers Website at hsnsudbury.ca/careers.