Laboratory Assistant Your Opportunity: The successful candidatewill provide support to the Anatomical Pathology Laboratory. Primary duties will be at the RAH, but the successful applicantmaybe required to work at different sites within the Edmonton zone. Duties include but are not limited to: receiving, accessioning, handling of specimens, receipt and delivery of slides, preparing samples for processing, assisting staff who perform the gross dissection of surgical and biopsy specimens and participating in the various quality control processes within the work area. Also, performing equipment maintenance, packing, and shipping specimens, slides and blocks, for internal and external or off-site testing, are duties as well.
As you will work within a team environment of MLA’s MLTs, PAs, pathologists, residents and other learners, good interpersonal skills, effective time management and the ability to set priorities are necessary. The successful candidatemust represent Laboratory Medicine and Pathology in a respectful, professional and courteous manner. The shifts in the department have various morning start times. Description: As a Medical Laboratory Assistant I, you will provide high quality service to clients of the clinical laboratory in an effective, efficient and safe manner.
You will be responsible for a variety of laboratory functions including procurement, handling, processing, dispatching and testing of specimens, performing procedures and reporting results. Classification: Laboratory Assistant I Union: HSAA FAC PROF/TECH Unit and Program: Laboratory Primary Location: Royal Alexandra Hospital Location Details: As Per Location Multi-Site: Not Applicable FTE: 1. 00 Temporary Employee Class: Temp F/T Benefits Hours per Shift: 7. 75 Length of Shift in weeks: 2 Shifts per cycle: 10 Shift Pattern: Days Days Off: Saturday/Sunday Minimum Salary: $22.
96 Maximum Salary: $28. 62 Vehicle Requirement: Not Applicable Required Qualifications: Completion of an accredited Medical Laboratory Assistant program or equivalent. Additional Required Qualifications: Graduate of a recognized Medical Laboratory Assistant Training program. Successful demonstration of laboratory skills and data entry is required.
Good interpersonal, time management, and prioritization skills are necessary. The candidatemust have the ability to listen, comprehend and orally respond to or relay information, directions, or questions in person, over the phone, or in writing in an accurate and concise manner. The candidatemust be adaptable and represent Zonal Laboratory Services in a respectful, professional and courteous manner. Preferred Qualifications: Familiarity with LIS computer systems including Connect Care applications is an asset.
Please note: Allpostings close at23:59 MT of theposting enddateindicated. Security Screening: A satisfactory criminal record check and/or Vulnerable Sector Search is required prior to your first day of work. Additionally, all employees have an ongoing duty to disclose any charges or convictions thatmayoccur during their employment with APL.
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