Medical Laboratory Technician (Casual Coverage)
Cleveland Clinic Canada
Toronto, ON

CLEVELAND CLINIC CANADA

Job Description

CCHS Facility: Cleveland Clinic Canada (downtown)

Department: Clinical Services

Job Title: Casual, Medical Laboratory Technician

Position Reports To: Clinical Lead, Executive Health

ABOUT CLEVELAND CLINIC

As a global, academic medical centre, Cleveland Clinic has provided world class patient care to people from around the world since 1921. Our ongoing commitment to innovation and research has led to many incredible medical firsts including the first coronary artery bypass. These extraordinary credentials along with our passion for our patients have generated global recognition and demand for our model of care. There are two Canadian locations of Cleveland Clinic. One located in downtown Toronto (opened in 2006) and the second in Midtown Toronto (acquired in 2017). Our interdisciplinaryteam of clinicians provides a variety of medical and wellness services that help prevent disease and improve overall quality of life. To learn more visit www.clevelandclinic.ca.

GENERAL SUMMARY:

Cleveland Clinic Canada is in need of an experienced Medical Laboratory Technician to join our growing team. The Medical Laboratory Technician is responsible for drawing blood, tagging each sample and working closely with the lab. The Medical Laboratory Technician delivers excellent patient care, acts as a resource for patient information and strengthens the relationship between the patient and our medical facility.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Current Medical Laboratory Technician Certificate

Infection Control, Bedside Manner, Attention to detail, Lab Environment, Quality Focus, Informing Others.

Required Length and Type of Experience

At least 2 years experience as a Medical Laboratory Technician

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Verifies patient by reading patient information
  • Collect and tag specimens as outlined in each medical requisition
  • Properly package each specimen and ensure that every specimen is delivered to the laboratory on time
  • Maintains an organized and clean work area based on health laws and guidelines of the medical organization

CCHS ORGANIZATION-WIDE COMPETENCY ASSESSMENT REQUIREMENTS:

All employees are expected to meet the standards of performance outlined in the Organization-Wide Competencies listed below as applied to the position.

Customer Service Orientationincludes attitude, behaviour, interpersonal skill, and problem solving that enable an employee to respond to internal and external customer needs and expectations in a positive manner.

Adaptabilityincludes teamwork, flexibility needed to fulfill job responsibilities, adapting to changes in work environment and accepting supervisory feedback.

Efficiency and Effectivenessincludes quantity and quality of desired work, as well as organization skills necessary to perform successfully.

Essential Job Requirementsincludes adherence to all relevant policies, procedures, and guidelines affecting the work environment, as well as maintenance of required competencies and communication skills.

Managerial Responsibilities (if applicable)includes overall accountability for assigned work group relative to operational goals, personnel requirements, and budgetary constraints.

NOTE: The above stated duties are intended to outline those functions typically performed by individuals assigned to this classification. This description of duties is not intended to be all inclusive nor to limit the discretionary authority of supervisors to assign other tasks of similar nature or level of responsibility.

Job Type: Casual