Technical Lead, Cytotechnologist 3 | $10k bonus!


Interior Health Authority

About Interior Health:We are committed to achieving a culturally diverse and inclusive workforce that is representative of the communities we serve, and where you are encouraged to bring your whole self to work. Well-being and work-life balance are promoted within the team, and our commitment to environmental sustainability supports our primary goal of increasing the health and well-being of everybody in our region.


Kamloops, BC


Position Summary

Our cohesive laboratory team at the Royal Inland Hospital in Kamloops, B.C. have a permanent full-time opportunity for a Technical Lead, Cytotechnologist Grade III. Days of work are Monday to Friday day shifts, with weekends and stat days off. This position offers a $10,000 signing bonus plus generous relocation allowance.

About the job:

Cytotechnologists work in team-based environments and perform a variety of duties within the Lab related to established cytology procedures. This is a hands-on and varied role which may include attending fine needle aspiration (FNA) clinics, screening non-gynecologic specimens, performing quality assurance and assisting in the development and implementation of new initiatives.


• Graduate of a CSMLS approved Cytology program plus three years’ recent, related Cytology experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience
• Current certification with the Canadian Society for Medical Laboratory Science (CSMLS) and eligible for membership with the BC Society of Laboratory Sciences (BCSLS)

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$36.96 - $46.13/hr



We offer welcoming workplaces along with a range of benefits and services to support you at every stage of your career.

• Competitive pay and shift premiums
• Relocation assistance
• Employer-paid vacation starting at 4 weeks
• Employer-paid insurance, health and dental benefits
• Employee & Family Assistance Program
• Municipal Pension Plan
• Education and development opportunities

About this location:

RIH is a growing 300-bed hospital in the Thompson Cariboo Shuswap health service area offering physician specialties, 24/7 emergency and trauma services, ambulatory care, outpatient clinics, and diagnostic services.

Kamloops is one of BC’s sunniest cities and home to 90,000 residents. Kamloops offers major amenities and close proximity to Sun Peaks Resort. The surrounding landscape of rivers, mountains, lakes and grasslands means unsurpassed opportunities for year-round outdoor adventures.

This posting is covered by the Provincial Health Officer’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccination orders and selected applicant(s) must comply.

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 internal career exploration, send your question via email to to be redirected to the Employment Advisor. We invite applicants to self-identify as First nations, Métis, or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.



IH Recruitment Assistants


505 Doyle Ave, Kelowna. BC. V1Y 0C5


250 469 7070


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