Medical Laboratory Technologist, Histopathology

Company

Interior Health

Location

Kelowna, BC

Duties

Position Summary

Are you a motivated Laboratory professional looking for room to grow both personally and professionally? We are looking for a Laboratory Technologist to join our Histopathology team at Kelowna General Hospital.

As a Laboratory Technologist, you will work in a team based environment and perform a variety of duties within the Histopathology section of the lab, typical duties may include: performing 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.

This is a relief part-time (0.72fte) position. Days of work are Monday–Friday and shifts are 06:00 to 14:00, 07:00 to 15:00, 07:30 to 15:30, 08:30 to 16:30 and 13:00 to 21:00. Casual shifts in Histology and other areas of the Lab may also be available to bid on, for those looking to work additional hours.

We offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits and pension plan, excellent vacation entitlement and relocation assistance. Work environments that support your growth and development, access to progressive clinical resources and a network of skilled interdisciplinary health care professionals. Apply today!

This position is situated at the Kelowna General Hospital in the vibrant and growing city of Kelowna. The city offers so much for professionals and families to enjoy such as world class skiing, vineyards, golfing, hiking and biking trails, amazing beaches and a diverse arts and culture scene. Come live, work and play where others only vacation.

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.

We invite applicants to self-identify as First Nation, Métis or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.

Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with the application process, job readiness, interview readiness or tips for resume and cover letter writing, send your question via email to AboriginalEmployment@interiorhealth.ca to be redirected to the Employment Advisor.

Salary

$30.30 - $37.78

Comments

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Contact

Display Date

2020-11-04

Expiry Date

2020-12-04