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Medical Laboratory Technologist - BC Children’s Hospital and BC Women’s Hospital, LM Labs

 

 

Medical Laboratory Technologist - BC Children’s Hospital and BC Women’s Hospital, LM Labs

 

 

Under general supervision, the Medical Laboratory Technologist performs technical work involved in the duties associated with laboratory test procedures. As well, the Medical Laboratory Technologist evaluates and verifies results, and prepares related reports.

 

 

In this role, you will:  

  • Obtain laboratory samples from patients as required. 
  • Perform Laboratory procedures and analyzes results according to established policies.
  • Prepare a variety of solutions, reagents, standards and controls for use in analysis, in accordance with the Standard Operating Procedures. 
  • Respond to requests and inquiries for test results by various methods as required by the standard operating procedures. 
  • Communicate test results to the appropriate parties, including designated members of other health teams, by methods such as printing and distributing lab results in accordance with the established procedures of the designated area. 

 

You hold:

  • Certification with the Canadian Society of Medical Laboratory Science (CSMLS). 
  • One year recent related experience in the designated discipline within the last six years, and/or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

 

You have:

  • Demonstrated working knowledge of the assigned section or sections. 
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of laboratory procedures, and technical competence to perform tests used in the assigned section of the laboratory, including quality control and safety. 
  • Basic awareness of the research process. 
  • Demonstrated working interpersonal skills including the ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing. 
  • Demonstrated the ability to organize and prioritize workload. 
  • Demonstrated the ability to work independently and in collaboration with others. 
  • Demonstrated the ability to work under pressure in a constantly changing environment. 
  • Basic knowledge of other health care disciplines and their role in client care using point of care instrumentation. 
  • Demonstrated the ability to operate related equipment and software, including techniques appropriate to the designated area of the laboratory. 
  • The physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.

 

If this sounds like you, apply now! 

 

 

About Us

 

Lower Mainland Laboratories is a service of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA), responsible for providing public laboratory services throughout the Lower Mainland of British Columbia. Hospital-based laboratories in Vancouver Coastal Health, Fraser Health, Providence Health Care and PHSA provide both inpatient and outpatient laboratory services. These specialty laboratories provide a variety of reference and specialized testing. 

 

The Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) plans, manages and evaluates selected specialty and province-wide health care services across BC, working with the five geographic health authorities to deliver province-wide solutions that improve the health of British ColumbiansPHSA embodies values that reflect a commitment to excellence. These include: Patients first • Best value • Results matter • Excellence through knowledge • Open to possibilities.

 

The PHSA is committed to employment equity and hires on the basis of merit. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals, including Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities.

 

  • 83045
  • Regular, Part-Time (0.40 FTE)
  • Wage: $29.70 to $37.04 per hour
  • Rotating, Rotating
  • 4500 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC V6H 2N9

 

 

Attn: PHSA Employees:

 

 

To be considered as a PHSA employee (internal applicant) for this position, you must apply online via your internal profile at http://internaljobs.phsa.ca   

 

 

Please note the internal job posting has expired, please contact the Internal Jobs Help Desk and advise that you would like to be considered as a late internal applicant for this position. Please do not apply for the external job posting. 

 

 

If you have not registered your internal profile, a temporary password is required to log in for the first time.  To obtain your temporary password, please contact the Internal Jobs Help Desk at 604-875-7264 or 1-855-875-7264. Please note regular business hours are Monday – Friday (excluding stats), 8:30am to 4:30pm. For inquiries outside of regular business hours, please email the Internal Jobs Help Desk at internaljobshelpu@phsa.ca and a Help Desk Representative will contact you the next business day.

 

 

Labor AgreementHealth Science Professionals
Requisition #83045-2325471
Work Site
Job TypeRegular, Part-Time
Salary/Rate$29.70 - $37.04 / Hour
FTE0.40
Hours of WorkRotating
Work DaysRotating
Expiry Date

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