Technical Assistant - Community Services - Laboratory
Island Health
Royal Jubilee Hospital Victoria, BC, CA
6d ago

Job Description

  • In accordance with the Vision, Purpose, and Values, and strategic direction of the Vancouver Island Health Authority (Island Health), patient & staff safety is a priority and a responsibility shared by everyone at VIHA;
  • as such, the requirement to continuously improve quality and safety is inherent in all aspects of this position.

  • Reports to Senior Technical Assistant & Clerical Supervisor. Takes blood from patients, collects and prepares blood and other specimens for analysis, distribution, and storage;
  • performs lab tests such as dipstick urine analysis and glucose testing at sites throughout southern Vancouver Island. Performs ECG testing and performs related clerical duties.


    Education, Training And Experience

    Grade 12, successful completion of a recognized Lab Assistant training program plus one year's recent related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.

    Valid Class 5 vehicle licence.

    Skills And Abilities

  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to deal with others effectively.
  • Ability to operate related equipment.
  • Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.
  • Ability to organize work.
  • Ability to type at 25 wpm
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