Mobile Lab Assistant – Hiring Students




The Contract Mobile Lab Assistant is primarily responsible for ensuring the safe, accurate and efficient collection of customer specimens (including nasal swabs for COVID- 19 screening) primarily at external places of business. This role is primarily remote with some onsite requirement within Toronto. In this role, you will require access to hi-speed internet with a bandwidth of 100MB or more - If you don't know what your download and upload speeds are, you can take a speed test online at or type "test internet speed” into your internet browser

**Successful candidates MUST have a valid drivers license with access to a vehicle as a mandatory requirement for this role**

Key Responsibilities
• Ensures a safe, comfortable, efficient and personalized experience with specimen collection
• Reviews all necessary paperwork is complete and accurate and engages customer privately to verify information
• Prepares specimens and packages accurately for transport per assigned procedures and protocols
• Keeps work area well organized and maintains a professional work environment
• Prioritizes safety by demonstrating appropriate infection control, equipment maintenance and quality control, etc. per assigned procedures and protocols
• Ensures high quality assurance and regulatory compliance by abiding with assigned procedures and protocols
• Represents LifeLabs in a professional and positive manner
• Performs other duties as required


Minimum Education:

• High School Diploma or equivalent, including post-secondary science or medical terminology

• Successful completion of a health care related program or equivalent experience is preferred

• Students currently enrolled in a health care or science program are encouraged to apply


• 2 years in a health care environment is an asset

• Must have valid Ontario Driver's License, clean driving record and access to a vehicle

• Students currently enrolled in a health care or science program are encouraged to apply

Working Environment: Frequent changes from indoor to outdoor and time spent driving

Nice to have skills:
• Strong sense of initiative, accountability, and a positive "can-do" attitude
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• Excels in attention to detail and meeting customer expectations
• Ability to work independently and as part of a team
• Caring, customer first, agility and teamwork are in your DNA
• Well versed with LifeLabs communications channels and stays current with any news and updates
• Thrives in dynamic work environments; embraces change when it delivers improvements and effortless experience for both the customer and employee; understands customers' expectations evolve and we must adapt to deliver
• Enjoys caring for people, ensuring they feel valued and has the best experience possible
• Appreciates the importance of safety, privacy and security and ensures customers feel confident and safe
• A calm and measured approach to problems as they arrive with a problem-solving mind-set ensures the issues are acknowledged, addressed and followed up with
• Embraces problems with a positive can-do attitude and calm and measured approach striving to solve and continuously improve

LifeLabs is committed to building an inclusive environment and will provide accommodations in accordance with the AODA – Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Please indicate in your application any accommodations you will require throughout the recruitment process. Alternatively please contact our corporate offices main line to be directed to a member of the Talent Acquisition team at (416) 675-4530.

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Chantelle May


Senior Talent Acquisition Specialist

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