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Job Title:
REGISTERED TECHNOLOGIST - LABORATORY

Posted Date:
9/10/2013
Closing Date:
9/17/2013
Functional Discipline:
Laboratory
Languages:
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Job Description
POSITION: Non-Union
Medical Laboratory Technologist - One (1) Full Time

DEPARTMENT/CAMPUS:
Histology - Brampton Civic Hospital

POSTING NUMBER: 131208

HOURS:
Currently, Days/Evenings; Weekend and/or Holiday Rotation, 8 hr shifts
(Subject to change in accordance with operational requirements)

QUALIFICATIONS:
" Medical Laboratory Technologist with CSMLS certification
" Minimum 2 years recent experience in Histology hospital setting or successful completion of relevant discipline specific continuing education refresher courses within the past 2 years
" Current registration with CMLTO in good standing
" Ability to distinguish colors
" Comfortable dealing with surgical and autopsy specimens and the deceased
" Medical Terminology would be an asset
" Must be authorized to practice in the CMLTO specialty Histology
" Strong multi-tasking, critical thinking and problem-solving skills
" Excellent organizational and communication skills
" Proven ability to be a team player; strong interpersonal skills
" Knowledge of Meditech, Paradigm and other Microsoft Office computer system
" Excellent attendance, punctuality and work ethic
" May be required to travel between and work at all hospital sites

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
" Accessions specimens; investigates non-conformances on irretrievable specimens prior to processing and according to Laboratory protocols
" Grossing of specimens which includes examining, describing, dissecting, and measuring of small and small/big gross surgical specimens of varying tissue types
" Embeds processed tissue; checks embedding log and investigates errors / discrepancies
" Cuts paraffin wax tissue blocks using microtome; makes, labels, stains and cover slips slides as appropriate
" Operation and maintenance of IHC stainers and other equipment
" Frozen sections
" Correlates cut slides to tissue blocks
" Cuts deeper levels as required
" Files and archives slides and blocks
" Assist with MLA duties as required
" Ensures compliance with CMLTO Practice Guidelines for MLTs Practicing in Histology


INTERNAL APPLICATION DEADLINE: Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

POSTED: Tuesday, September 10th, 2013

*In order to be considered for this position, you must include a current resume or detailed qualifications summary with your application.

** Only those selected for an interview will be contacted

Please apply online at: www.williamoslerhs.ca