Laboratory Assistant (TPT 0.5 FTE) - The Royal Ottawa Health Care Group

Job Details

Laboratory Assistant (TPT 0.5 FTE)

Kingston
  • City City: Brockville
  • Rate of Pay Rate of Pay: Hourly
  • Rate of Pay Amount / Range Rate of Pay Amount / Range: $27.81 - $30.66
  • Positions Available Positions Available: 1
  • Type Type: Part Time
  • Duration Duration: Temporary
  • Avg. Hours/Week Avg. Hours/Week: 18.75
  • Schedule Schedule: Days

DUTIES:

  • Venipuncture and other specimen collection as required.
  • Receiving, verifying, labeling and preparation of specimens for testing (onsite or referred out).
  • Separating, packaging and shipping of all samples to testing laboratories in a timely fashion.
  • Ensuring all confidential information is maintained in a secure fashion.
  • Performing EKGs as required.
  • Follow safe work practices and procedures at all times.
  • Assist with training of new staff.
  • Other duties pertaining to the Lab such as inventory management and Supplies ordering.
  • Work in a manner that is in compliance with staff and patient/client safety practices, policies and procedures of The Royal.
  • Ensure a work environment that is conducive to The Royal’s Harassment Free policy.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Post-secondary training in an approved accredited medical laboratory technician program with MLPAO certification (or equivalent)
  • Knowledge, experience and formal training combined with demonstrated performance and ability may substitute for stipulated academic/experience requirements/credentials.
  • Previous venipuncture and EKG experience required.
  • Knowledge of applicable occupational health and safety legislation; transportation of dangerous goods, WHMIS, Universal precautions, safe handling practices.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Experience in a Mental Health setting is an asset.
  • Demonstrated ability to data enter information accurately and efficiently.
  • Ability to work without direct supervision.
  • Proficiency with computers, including Microsoft Office.
  • Excellent organizational, problem solving and time management skills.
  • Maintain workload measurement and data collection (i.e. RAI-MH) as required and input into the workload measurement system on a regular basis.
  • English level A- is mandatory in oral comprehension, expression, reading, and writing. Bilingual (French/English) is an asset.

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