MLT position available at the Penticton Regional Hospital, offering competitive compensation, comprehensive employer paid benefits, excellent vacation entitlement. This is a relief position until the return of the current incumbent. The schedule includes day, evening and night shifts.
Penticton Regional Hospital (PRH) is a referral centre for three community hospitals and one diagnostic centre in the South Okanagan. Our Emergency department sees upwards of 36k visits and we have 129 acute beds and 102 extended care beds and offer a full range of health services to the community.
As the Med Lab Technologist typical duties include: 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 Core MLT position and offers an excellent opportunity to hone independent practice and self-direction within Chemistry, Hematology, and Transfusion Services.
Penticton has one of the best year-round climates in Canada, so you can enjoy two beautiful lakes, acres of parks and wilderness trails on the local mountains. Penticton's population is approximately 33,000 and offers small town charm with bigger city amenities.
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
This posting is covered by the Provincial Health Officer’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccination orders and selected applicant(s) must comply.
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