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Medical LABORATORY TECHNOLOGIST
Location:Cranbrook
Facility:EK REGIONAL HOSPITAL
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Competition #:01248198
Employee Type:CASUAL
Bargaining Unit:HSA
Facility:EK REGIONAL HOSPITAL
Department:EKH ROUTINE CHEMISTRY
Reports To:PRACTICE LEADER
Hourly Wage:$29.70 - $37.04
Close Date:OPEN UNTIL FILLED*
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Position Summary

We are seeking a flexible and reliable medical Laboratory Technologist to join our welcoming and professional Lab team at the East Kootenay Regional Hospital in Cranbrook, BC.

East Kootenay Regional Hospital (EKRH) is a 75 bed acute care hospital with a medium size Laboratory offering Core Lab, Microbiology, Histopathology and Specimen Accession services. It is considered a regional referral site for selected testing and there are 30 Medical Technologists and 25 Med Lab Assistants employed in the various areas of the lab.

The Laboratory Technologist works in a team based environment and performs a variety of duties within the Core Lab (Chemistry, Hematology and Transfusion Medicine) such as 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, which means hours of work may vary and are not guaranteed. Casual employees are eligible to apply for internally posted vacancies within Interior Health.

If you are passionate about making a difference, apply today and join our talented and committed team.

Situated in the southeastern corner of British Columbia, Cranbrook is the business capital and largest city in the Rocky Mountain Region and is an easy drive to Alberta and the US. Nestled on a gentle plain with scenic mountain vistas, residents enjoy a variety of outdoor recreational opportunities such as hiking, camping, fishing and winter sports to name just a few.
 
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