Job title :MEDICAL LABORATORY TECHNOLOGIST
Facility :KOOTENAY LAKE REGNL HSPTL
Medical Laboratory Technologist opportunity now available at the Kootenay Lake Hospital in beautiful Nelson, B.C.!
As the Laboratory Technologist you will work independently within our supportive and cohesive team environment, providing vital Lab services to both inpatients and outpatients from the Nelson community and surrounding areas. This is a generalist MLT position and offers interesting and varied work in the Core Lab.
Typical duties 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.
This is a casual position. Days of work are rotating and shift times include a variety of day, evening and on-call out of hours and overnight shifts.
If you are passionate about making a difference and want to work with a great team, apply today and join us!
Located on the shores of beautiful Kootenay Lake and surrounded by the Selkirk Mountains is the picturesque community of Nelson. Lush parks, colourful gardens and over 350 heritage buildings give the city of Nelson a unique charm. Known as “City of the Arts,” Nelson has been consistently ranked as the number one small town arts community in Canada.
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.
Any position that is required to enter a long-term care, assisted living or mental health facility to provide services, the successful candidate of that position will be subject to the Public Health PHO Order regarding mandatory vaccination.