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LABORATORY TECHNOLOGIST MICROBIOLOGY
Location:Kelowna
Facility:KELOWNA GENERAL HOSPITAL
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Competition #:01203465
Employee Type:RELIEF PART TIME (0.58 FTE)
Bargaining Unit:HSA
Facility:KELOWNA GENERAL HOSPITAL
Department:KGH MICROBIOLOGY
Reports To:PRACTICE LEADER
Hourly Wage:$28.62 - $35.69
Close Date:OPEN UNTIL FILLED*
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Position Summary

Kelowna General Hospital is currently seeking a reliable and flexible Medical Lab Technologist, to join their busy Microbiology department.

Kelowna General Hospital (KGH) is one of two of Interior Health’s tertiary referral hospitals and the Lab at KGH is our largest and most diverse. This is a full-service Laboratory offering Chemistry, Hematology, Transfusion Medicine, Histopathology, Microbiology and Point of Care testing. The Lab employs a large team of generalist and specialist Technologists who deliver progressive inpatient and outpatient Lab services utilizing state-of-the-art equipment and technology. Our professional Lab team, work collaboratively with other departments throughout the hospital and other Interior Health sites.

As a Laboratory Technologist, you will work in a team based environment and perform a variety of duties within the Laboratory such as 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 relief part-time (0.58fte) position. Days of work are rotating and shifts are 8 hours with various start times which include day and evening shifts.

Interior Health Laboratory is strongly committed to staff development and encouraging growth. We offer many fulfilling opportunities to support and enhance knowledge and skills and help you progress at every stage of your Laboratory career. Apply today!
 
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

* All postings with a closing date specified close at 11:59 pm PT