Our Microbiology department is seeking a flexible and reliable Medical Laboratory Technologist to join their welcoming team at the Royal Inland Hospital in Kamloops, BC.
The Royal Inland Hospital (RIH) is one of Interior Health Authorities tertiary referral hospitals and the Lab at RIH is one of our largest and most interesting.
This is a full-service Laboratory offering Chemistry, Haematology, Transfusion Medicine, Histopathology, Microbiology and Point of Care testing.
The Lab employs a very large team of generalists and specialists who deliver both inpatient and outpatient Lab services utilizing state-of-the-art equipment and technology.
Our professional Lab team, work collaboratively with other departments throughout the hospital and other Interior Health sites.
Working in the Microbiology department, you can expect to work in a team based environment and perform a variety of duties within the Microbiology area of the Lab such as : routine and / or complex tests, utilizing manual procedures and automated instruments, including PCR testing, receiving specimens, entering data into the Laboratory Information System (LIS), and validating / reporting test results.
This is a casual position which means that hours are not guaranteed and may vary. There may be opportunity to bid for additional shifts in other areas of the Lab or at other Interior Health Lab sites.
Interior Health strives to create an environment where you enjoy the work you do, the place where you work, and the people around you. Apply today!
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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