Reporting to the Chief Technologist takes blood from patients, collects and prepares blood and other specimens for analysis;
performs tests such as urine analysis and glucose monitoring and operates related equipment. Performs E.C.G.'s, specimen dispatch, filing and all clerical function of the Accession Department.
Holter Monitor testing, and use of LIS efficiently. Attention to detail and multi-tasking a must. Qualifications
Grade 12, successful completion of a recognized Lab Assistant training program plus one (1) year's recent, related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Skills and Abilities :
Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
Ability to deal with others effectively.
Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.
Ability to organize work.
Ability to operate related equipment.
Ability to type at 25 w. p. m.