PT - Lab Assistant

Posting #: 2020-862125


Position: Medical Laboratory Assistant

Department: Laboratory

Status:Part-time (must provide availability up to 0.5 FTE)

Hours:Various day, evening and night shifts, 4, 6 and 7.5 hours shifts (Hours subject to change based on operational requirements)

Site: Oakville (Milton and Georgetown as required)

Halton Healthcare takes great pride in providing quality, compassionate healthcare services to our rapidly growing communities. As a progressive and vibrant healthcare organization, we are committed to being an innovative centre of excellence in community hospital care in the Halton and Peel Regions. We are a distinctive centre of healthcare excellence that offers first-rate care in an innovative environment that supports the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual needs of the community.

This is what you'll be doing:

Responsible for all duties related to specimen collection and processing, data entry, referral specimens and office duties.

This is what you'll need to do it:

Halton Healthcare endeavors to hire individuals who are competent in their chosen profession and who exemplify our mission, vision and values of accountability, respect and compassion which guide our individual behaviours and attitudes.

  • Laboratory Assistant Certification required
  • OSMT and/or CSMLS registration required
  • 2 - 5 years recent experience in phlebotomy
  • 2 - 5 years recent experience in a clinical laboratory setting
  • Knowledge of laboratory computer systems
  • Medical Terminology Certificate
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Experience working with the public
  • Must be able to read, write, speak and understand English
  • Must be able to meet the physical demands of the position
  • Satisfactory employment and attendance record required

Posted Date: August 20, 2020

Internal applications due by: August 27, 2020

The ideal candidate is strong in patient centered care in a dynamic, rapidly changing environment and should be ready to drive change and innovation. We require a person with good communication skills with a clear patient focus with the ability to manage execution and to foster teamwork and cooperation.

If you are passionate about what you do, motivated by a job well done, and as committed to excellence, quality and patient satisfaction as we are, we'd like to hear from you. Please submit your application via our website at directly to this posting and include a current copy of your resume.

We thank all those who apply but only those individuals selected for further consideration will be contacted.

In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and the Ontario Human Rights Code, Halton Healthcare will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your accommodation needs to ensure your equal participation.

All personal information is collected under the authority of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

Halton Healthcare is a smoke free facility in and around all three sites. Smoking is not permitted on hospital properties. We thank everyone who works at or visits our hospitals for respecting this healthy initiative. We are also a scent-free environment for all employees and visitors to accommodate individuals’ health concerns arising from exposure to scented products, We ask for everyone's cooperation in our efforts to accommodate health concerns.