Laboratory Technologist I
James Paton Memorial Regional Health Cen
Gander, NL
The Laboratory Technologist works primarily in the General Laboratory of James Paton Memorial Regional Health Centre, performing all duties related to Hematology, Microbiology, Histology, Blood Transfusion, Chemistry, and Phlebotomy sections. The successful candidate must demonstrate an awareness of and be responsible for promoting and supporting person-and family-centred care, demonstrate a commitment to safety and partner with all team members to improve worker and patient safety by integrating safety into work practices, identifying risks and implementing improvements. The successful candidate may be required to rotate in different sections of the laboratory with shift duties or rotate on weekends and statutory holidays as required.

Required qualifications:
  • Graduation from high school with a diploma recognized by the Newfoundland and Labrador Department of Education and Early Childhood Development.
  • Successful completion of an approved 3-year program in General Laboratory Technology with a General MLT Certificate from the Canadian Society for Medical Laboratory Science (CSMLS).
  • Current and continued Registration with CSMLS and the NLCHP (Newfoundland and Labrador Council of Health Professionals).
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment.
  • Demonstrated attention to detail in completion of all tasks.
  • A satisfactory record of work performance and attendance is required for this position.
  • A satisfactory certificate of conduct from the RCMP or local police authority.
Hours of work: 70 hours (Shift work may be required)
Salary: LX-27($28.56-$35.70)
Competition Number: P-2018000822-JPM
Competition closing date: Open Until Filled

Central Health is an equal opportunity employer.
We thank all candidates however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.