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Medical Laboratory Technologist
Location:Nelson
Facility:KOOTENAY LAKE REGNL HSPTL
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Competition #:01493453
Employee Type:CASUAL
Bargaining Unit:HSA
Facility:KOOTENAY LAKE REGNL HSPTL
Department:KLH LABORATORY
Reports To:PRACTICE LEADER
Hourly Wage:$30.30 - $37.78
Close Date:OPEN UNTIL FILLED*
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Position Summary

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.
 
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.

We invite applicants to self-identify as First Nation, Métis or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.
Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with the application process, job readiness, interview readiness or tips for resume and cover letter writing, send your question via email to AboriginalEmployment@interiorhealth.ca to be redirected to the Employment Advisor.

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