Royal Inland Hospital is hiring for casual Laboratory Assistants!
The Laboratory Assistant performs a variety of duties within the Laboratory such as taking blood samples from patients, preparing blood and other specimens for analysis, performing routine lab tests, distributing specimens to Laboratory departments and outside Laboratories, operating related equipment, entering data into the Laboratory Information System (LIS) and performing related clerical duties.
Performs ECG testing as required.
The RIH Lab strives to provide safe, convenient, respectful and accessible laboratory services to our patients. Programs and services include chemistry, hematology, microbiology, histopathology, cytology, and transfusion medicine.
RIH is a tertiary hospital and a 24 / 7 operation with state of the art equipment, acting as a regional referral site.
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first class accommodation and dining, a lively arts scene, modern shops, a full range of businesses and wonderful parks and recreation facilities.
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Come live, work and play where others only vacation. Make a difference. Love your work. Apply today!
Successful completion of a recognized Laboratory Assistant training program
One year's recent, related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience
Valid Class 5 BC Driver’s License.
Ability to type 25 WPM *please upload a copy of a verified typing test dated within the last 24mths. Please note we do not accept self-administered online tests*