Technical Manager - Genomics

Health Sciences Centre - Winnipeg, MB (30+ days ago)

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Requisition ID: 34401

Position Number: 20092142

Posting End Date: Open Until Filled

City: Winnipeg

Site: Health Sciences Centre

Department / Unit: Shared Health Operations

Job Stream: Non-Clinical

Union: SH Exempt

Anticipated Start Date: 12/02/2019

FTE: 1.00

Anticipated Shift: Days

Daily Hours Worked: 7.75

Annual Base Hours: 2015

Shared Health leads the planning and coordinates the integration of patient-centred clinical and preventive health services across Manitoba. The organization also delivers some province-wide health services and supports centralized administrative and business functions for Manitoba health organizations.

Position Overview

Working with the Medical Director(s), the incumbent is responsible for the successful delivery of services for the discipline. These responsibilities will be discharged within the policies of Shared Health Manitoba and the terms of all applicable collective agreements and contracts.

Minimum of 5 years technical laboratory experience in the designated discipline.
Minimum of five (5) years experience in a leadership role in the designated discipline.
Other suitable combination of education and experience will be considered.
Education (Degree/Diploma/Certificate)
Undergraduate science degree or Advanced RT certification in the appropriate discipline.
Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology with additional formal education in supervision/management preferred.
Completion of a recognized post secondary program in health care management is an asset.
Registration as a Medical Laboratory Technologist is an asset.
Qualifications and Skills
Demonstrated ability in discipline-related test methodology, instrumentation, quality management, and accreditation process.
Working knowledge of lab information system applications is preferred
Possess a sound knowledge of the principles of management and leadership. Project Management is an asset. Knowledge of human resources management within a unionized environment.
Knowledge of financial management within a public sector organization an asset.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office ™.
Advanced level of technical expertise in the discipline.
Ability to translate scientific technical knowledge and critical thinking to decision making and problem solving in the field.
Leadership abilities in a complex, rapidly changing environment.
Effective communication and change management skills.
Effective organizational skills.
Demonstrated ability to promote teamwork, collaboration and partnerships with internal and external stakeholders.

Salary is commensurate with education and qualifications.

We have a unique ability to work together to make health care better. If you want to make a difference and contribute to supporting the health of your family, friends and neighbours, please apply today.

Interested candidates should select the "Apply" icon below to upload their cover letter, resume and copy of licenses/certification.

This position requires a current satisfactory Criminal Records Check (including Vulnerable Sector Search), Child Abuse Registry Check and Adult Abuse Registry Check as conditions of employment. The successful candidate will be responsible for any service charges incurred. A security check is considered current if it was obtained no more than six (6) months prior to the start of employment.

Please note that an employee is not permitted to hold two or more positions in Shared Health that combine to equal more than 1.0 FTE.

Shared Health values and supports employment equity and workplace diversity and encourages all qualified individuals to apply. We thank all applicants but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.