MEDICAL LABORATORY ASSISTANT
Penticton - British Columbia (BC),
INTERIOR HEALTH AUTHORITY
Job title :MEDICAL LABORATORY ASSISTANT
Facility :PENTICTON REGIONAL HSPTL
Status :RELIEF PART TIME (0.73 FTE)
Penticton Regional Hospital Lab is currently seeking a reliable and motivated Medical Laboratory Assistant to join their high functioning team of Laboratory professionals!
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.
This is a relief (temporary) part-time (0.73fte) position. Days of work are rotating and shifts include a day, evening and night shifts.
Interior Health Laboratory is strongly committed to staff development and encouraging growth. We offer many fulfilling opportunities to support and enhance knowledge and skills and help you progress at every stage of your Laboratory career.
Come and make a difference in the lives of others. Apply today and join our talented team of Lab professionals.
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 BC Driver’s License
Ability to type 25 WPM *please upload a copy of an invigilated typing test dated within the last 48mths. Please note we do not accept self-administered online tests*
We invite applicants to self-identify as First Nation, Métis or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.
Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with the application process, job readiness, interview readiness or tips for resume and cover letter writing, send your question via email to [email protected] to be redirected to the Employment Advisor.