Medical Laboratory Technician

FlowLabs - Mississauga, ON (30+ days ago)

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Job Description

Medical Laboratory Technician Mississauga, Ontario

FlowLabs requires a Medical Laboratory Technician to join our team in Mississauga, Ontario. This position will initially be part-time with approximately 20 hours per week. Reporting to the Laboratory Director you will be responsible for:

Performing a diverse range of work activities
Ensuring sample identification is correct and specimen requirements are met according to established procedures.
Accessioning specimens into the Laboratory Information System.
Labeling specimen containers and requisitions
Ensuring transportation of specimens to the laboratory following established protocols for the handling of suitable and unsuitable samples
Coordinating the shipment, receiving and logging of specimens
Performing technical procedures including but not limited to semen analysis, anti-sperm antibody assessment and urine cytology
Monitoring and maintaining adequate amounts of laboratory supplies
Preparing and utilizing reagents and controls using established protocols
Sorting, filing and retrieving reports and slides
Completing quality control checks and routine maintenance in accordance with laboratory requirements
Ensuring quality control standards are maintained
Identifying incidents and non-conformances; escalating as appropriate
Performing routine maintenance on laboratory equipment
Ensuring patient confidentiality and accuracy of documentation
Ensuring all confidential information is maintained in a secure fashion

Qualifications:

Completion of Grade 12, or recognized equivalent
Graduate of a certified post-secondary Laboratory Technician or Laboratory Assistant certificate program or recognized equivalent
OSMT or CSMLS certification required
Preference will be given to applicants with recent experience in automated semen analysis
Experience with and demonstrated understanding of quality assurance and good laboratory practice
Excellent communication skills to enable you to relate to a wide variety of people
Ability to work within established guidelines
High level of initiative and organizational skills
Comfortable using Microsoft Office and other computer software applications
Satisfactory attendance and performance record required

If you are interested in joining our team of professionals, we encourage you to submit your cover letter and resume by March 6, 2019 . We thank all applicants for applying; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Type: Part-time