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Medical Lab Assistant
Location:Golden
Facility:GOLDEN & DIST HOSPITAL
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Competition #:01293252
Employee Type:PERMANENT PART TIME (0.67 FTE)
Bargaining Unit:HEU
Facility:GOLDEN & DIST HOSPITAL
Department:GOL LABORATORY
Reports To:PRACTICE LEADER
Hourly Wage:$24.33
Close Date:OPEN UNTIL FILLED*
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Position Summary

We are seeking reliable and motivated Medical Lab Assistant to join our cohesive Lab team within the friendly community of Golden.

The Golden & District Hospital is a Level 1 Community Hospital in the East Kootenay health service area. Located in Golden, east central B.C., the hospital offers services including laboratory, inpatient, obstetrics, and emergency.

The Laboratory Assistant performs a variety of duties within the hospital, such as taking blood samples from patients, preparing blood and other specimens for analysis, performing routine lab tests, distributing specimens within the Core Lab and outside Laboratories, operating related equipment, entering data into the Laboratory Information System (LIS) and performing related clerical duties. Performs ECG testing as required.

This is a permanent part-time position, shift times are 08:00-13:00 from Monday to Friday.

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. Come and make a difference in the lives of others. Apply today and join our talented team of Lab professionals!

Community: Golden is a town of approximately 8,000 residents nestled in the stunning Rocky Mountains and surrounded by 6 national parks. The area offers affordable housing and year round prospects for outdoor enthusiasts. Conveniently situated right on the Trans Canada 1 route, this makes Golden easily accessible to many locations. Calgary and its international airport is less than 3 hours by car.
 
Qualifications

Grade 12
Successful completion of a recognized Laboratory Assistant training program
One year's recent, related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience
Valid Class 5 BC Driver’s License.
Ability to type 25 WPM *please upload a copy of an invigilated typing test dated within the last 24mths. Please note we do not accept self-administered online tests*

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