Medical Lab Technologist - Interior Health Authority

Job Details

Medical Lab Technologist

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  • Rate of Pay Amount / Range Rate of Pay Amount / Range: $30.90
  • City City: Kelowna
  • Rate of Pay Rate of Pay: Hourly
  • Positions Available Positions Available: 1
  • Type Type: Full Time
  • Duration Duration: Permanent
  • Avg. Hours/Week Avg. Hours/Week: 40
  • Schedule Schedule: Days, Nights, Evenings, Shift
  • Education Education: High School, College, University

Position Summary 

Medical Lab Technologist (MLT) opportunity available now at the Kelowna General Hospital (KGH). This is a permanent full-time position assigned to Core Lab Float. Days of work are rotating and shifts are days, evenings and nights. 

As an MLT, you will work in a team-based environment and perform a variety of duties within the discipline department. Typical duties may include performing 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.

KGH is our biggest hospital and most diverse laboratory. Offering Chemistry, Hematology, Transfusion Medicine, Histology, AP, Microbiology, Molecular and Point of Care testing. KGH Lab has hundreds of generalists and specialists who collaborate with departments throughout the hospital and sites across our region, to deliver innovative lab services utilizing state-of-the-art equipment and technology.

As a B.C. top employer, Interior Health offers progressive and diverse workplaces, a network of welcoming multi-disciplinary colleagues and a range of benefits and services to support you:

  • Recognition of previous experience in determining salary
  • Relocation assistance for eligible positions
  • Employer paid benefits, vacation & sick time
  • Training and career development opportunities

The vibrant city of Kelowna offers so much to enjoy! Vineyards, orchards, golfing, hundreds of hiking and biking trails, amazing beaches and a diverse arts and culture scene situated on stunning Okanagan Lake and not forgetting multiple winter resorts right on our doorstep. Live, work and play where others only vacation.

Qualifications

  • 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.

What will you do:

As an MLT, you will work in a team-based environment and perform a variety of duties within the discipline department. Typical duties may include performing 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.

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