Medical Laboratory Technologist Microbiology
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Cranbrook, British Columbia
Our Microbiology Team is seeking a flexible and reliable Medical Laboratory Technologist to join their welcoming team at the East Kootenay Regional Hospital in Cranbrook, BC.
East Kootenay Regional Hospital (EKRH) is a 75 bed acute care hospital with a medium size Laboratory offering Core Lab, Microbiology, Histopathology and Specimen Accession services. It is considered a regional referral site for selected testing and there are 30 Medical Technologists and 25 Med Lab Assistants employed in the various areas of the lab.
Working in the Microbiology department, you can expect to work in a team based environment and perform a variety of duties within the Microbiology area of the Lab such as: routine and/or complex tests, utilizing manual procedures and automated instruments, including PCR testing, receiving specimens, entering data into the Laboratory Information System (LIS), and validating/reporting test results.
This is a relief part-time (0.71fte) position until SEPTEMBER 2020 or the return of the current incumbent. Days of work are rotating and shift times are 08:30 to 16:30, 07:30 to 15:30, 08:30 to 16:30, 14:30 to 22:30. There is the opportunity to bid for additional shifts.
Interior Health offers competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits and pension plan, excellent vacation entitlement and relocation assistance. Work environments that support growth and development, access to progressive clinical resources, a network of skilled multidisciplinary colleagues and access to development and career growth opportunities. Apply today and join our dynamic team!
Community Profile: Situated in the southeastern corner of British Columbia, Cranbrook is the business capital and largest city in the Rocky Mountain Region and is an easy drive to Alberta and the US. Nestled on a gentle plain with scenic mountain vistas, residents enjoy a variety of outdoor recreational opportunities such as hiking, camping, fishing and winter sports to name just a few.
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
Hourly Wage: $29.70 - $37.04
Apply Online: https://jobs.interiorhealth.ca/job/cranbrook/medical-laboratory-technologist-microbiology/602/12101158