General Duty Technologist

Lab Operations / Opérations Laboratoire WINNIPEG, MB #2021-6553 (reqID)


Description

Position at Dynacare

 

 

 

POSITION TITLE:

General Duty Technologist

INTERNAL CLOSING DATE:

July 15, 2021

LOCATIONS:

King Edward

100-830 King Edward Street

CLASSIFICATION:

Part-Time, Permanent  (0.4 FTE)

DEPARTMENT:

Chemistry

COMPENSATION:

As per Collective Agreement

WORKING SCHEDULE:

Friday 8:30 am to 16:30pm, Saturday 10:00 am to 18:00 pm

(14 hours per week)

 

 

Job Summary
As a General Duty Technologist, you will be responsible for the performance and release of various laboratory tests following set processes and procedures, all in keeping with Dynacare’s mission and values.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Performs a variety of routine laboratory procedures to obtain data for use in the diagnosis and treatment of disease.

 

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Responsible for ensuring sample identification and preparation for testing are correct before commencing tests. Performs scheduled tests and measurements using a variety of manual and automated procedures.
  • Sets up and adjusts laboratory equipment, prepares standard and reagents.
  • Monitors supplies and notifies supervisor of shortages.
  • Ensures that Quality Control checks are run and reviewed when testing.
  • Participates in all internal and external quality control programs.
  • Performs routine maintenance of laboratory equipment.
  • Maintains confidential and accuracy of appropriate documents.
  • Other duties as required.

 

SKILLED KNOWLEDGE REQUIREMENTS:

Knowledge

  • Medical Laboratory Technologist registered in good standing with and CSMLS & CMLTM.
  • Experience working in Chemistry preferred

 

Technical Skills

  • Knowledge of Quality Control documentation and procedures.
  • Knowledge of Chemistry specimen processing.

 

Social Processing Skills

  • Ability to multitask and work in a team environment.
  • Attention to detail and organizational skills are essential.
  • Ability to function in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience in word processing preferred.
  • Ability to instruct new employees in specimen processing specific to Chemistry.

 

 

***Please refer to Article 2 and 7 of the Collective Agreement regarding temporary positions, job postings, promotions and transfers***