Medical Lab Technologist - Interior Health Authority

Job Details

Medical Lab Technologist

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  • City City: Penticton
  • 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 

Permanent MLT position available at the Penticton Regional Hospital. We offer competitive compensation, comprehensive employer paid benefits, excellent vacation entitlement and relocation assistance. 

Penticton Regional Hospital (PRH) is a referral center for three community hospitals and one diagnostic center 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 our small and varied laboratory within Chemistry, Hematology, and Transfusion Services.

IH provides work environments that support growth and development, access to progressive clinical resources, a network of skilled multidisciplinary professionals, and access to learning and rewarding work opportunities. Come live work and play where others only vacation!

Penticton has one of the best year-round climates in Canada, so it’s easy to 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.

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 you will do:

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 our small and varied laboratory within Chemistry, Hematology, and Transfusion Services.

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