MEDICAL LABORATORY TECHNOLOGISTApply Now Job ID 1400558 Date posted 05/28/2020
Facility :KOOTENAY BNDRY RGNL HSPTL
Status :RELIEF FULL TIME
Grow your Laboratory career in the stunning Kootenay Rockies region! We have a full-time Medical Laboratory Technologist opportunity now available at the Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital in Trail, B.C.
Located in the sunny southern interior of B.C. this region is a four-season playground surrounded by nature and renowned for long hot summers and milder winters. This area is home to many laid back and welcoming communities with affordable real-estate, restaurants, craft breweries, arts and culture, family friendly amenities and so much more.
As a member of our Laboratory Technologist team, you will work independently within our supportive and cohesive environment, providing vital Lab services to both inpatients and outpatients from the Trail community and surrounding areas and satellite Labs. This is a generalist core lab position and offers interesting and varied work within all areas of this Level 2 Lab.
This is a relief (temporary) full-time opportunity with an anticipated duration of 12mths or until the return of the current incumbent. Days of work are rotating and shift times include a combination of day, evening and night shifts. Typical duties may include: routine and/or complex tests utilizing manual procedures and automated instruments, greeting patients, 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.
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!
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.
Interior Health values diversity and inclusion. Our goal is to cultivate a workforce rich in culture, experience and knowledge to ensure equitable health outcomes for all of the clients we serve. We are welcoming of all populations including our Aboriginal partners throughout the Interior Health Region. We are committed to increasing our Aboriginal representative workforce to build an engaged, culturally diverse organization focused on the goal of providing high quality, sustainable healthcare through an engaged workforce and healthy workplaces. We build inclusive, trusting and respectful relationships through our partnerships. At Interior Health, Every Person Matters.
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