CANADA

combined laboratory and x-ray technician

locationHay River - Northwest Territories (NT),

atHAY RIVER HEALTH AND SOCIAL SERVICES AUTHORITY

Estimated salary $41.52 - $49.58 an hour

Job Description:

College/CEGEP
1 year to less than 2 years

    Pathologist Assistant Specific Skills

  • Collect tissue specimens for chemical analysis and record findings
  • Discard specimens according to established safety procedures
  • Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • First Aid Certificate
  • CPR Certificate
  • Canadian Society for Medical Laboratory Science (CSMLS)
  • Bloodborne pathogens training
  • Business Equipment and Computer Applications

  • MS Access
  • MS Excel
  • MS PowerPoint
  • MS Word
  • MS Outlook
  • MS Project
  • Area of Specialization

  • Biochemistry
  • Biology
  • Venipuncture
  • Work Setting

  • Hospital medical laboratories
  • Specific Skills

  • Set up medical laboratory equipment
  • Log patient samples and prepare them for testing
  • Conduct routine laboratory tests and sample analyses
  • Collect blood, tissue or other samples from patients
  • Clean and maintain medical laboratory and laboratory equipment
  • Conduct quality control assessment of testing
techniques

Security and Safety

  • Child abuse registry check
  • Driver's validity licence check
  • Immunization records
  • Tuberculosis test
  • Eligible for professional liability insurance
  • Criminal record check
  • Transportation/Travel Information

  • Willing to travel
  • Travel expenses paid by employer
  • Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Work Location Information

  • Willing to relocate
  • Relocation costs covered by employer
  • Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Organized
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