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Lab Assistant

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Lab Assistant
Laboratory
Temporary Part Time
Stony Plain
Westview Health Centre
PC-Clinical Laboratory-EDM
HSAA Facility PROF/TECH
0.5
2012-11-20
2012-12-14  Time: 23:59
2012-12-21
2013-07-29

4
4
19
As Per Rotation
Days, Evenings, Weekends
Minimum: 21.16 per hour Maximum: 26.38 per hour
The successful candidate will provide support to the laboratory by collecting and processing quality specimens for analysis. The primary responsibilities include collection of blood specimens from adults and children using macro and micro phlebotomy techniques, accessioning patient information into the laboratory computer, troubleshooting problem specimens, performing ECGs and reception duties.
  • A Grade 12 High School Diploma is required.
  • Graduation from a recognized Medical Laboratory Assistant program which includes specimen handling and phlebotomy is required.
  • Successful demonstration of laboratory skills and data entry is required.
  • Familiarity with the Sunquest Laboratory Information System is an asset.
  • Working within a team environment, good interpersonal skills, effective time management and the ability to set priorities are necessary.
  • The successful candidate must be adaptable and flexible within an environment of change and interruptions.
  • The candidate selected must have the ability to listen, comprehend and orally respond to or relay information, directions or questions in person, over the phone or in writing in an accurate, clear and concise manner.
  • The successful candidate must represent Laboratory Services in a respectful, professional and courteous manner.

  • AHS values the diversity of the people and communities we serve, and is committed
    to attracting, engaging and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce.

    Please submit one application for each position desired as copies of applications will not be submitted for multiple postings on your behalf. Applications must include skills and ability for the position, since selection is based on information provided in the application. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Thank you for applying with the AHS!

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