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Medical Laboratory Technologist - Histo/Cyto - Full Time - Afternoon Shift - Toronto

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Date: Apr 10, 2021

Location: Toronto, ON, CA

Company: LifeLabs

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Reporting to the Supervisor of Histology, this role is responsible for accurate and timely interpretive/diagnostic specimen testing and reporting of results, in compliance with LifeLabs Policies and Procedures.

Participates in Quality Assurance and Quality control activities. Maintains and troubleshoots a variety of instruments by following established procedures to ensure optimal function of laboratory equipment. Maintains clean work area while adheres to established safe work practices. Demonstrates LifeLabs Vision and Values in all activities.

 

This is a Full-time role with an afternoon shift based in Toronto, Ontario.

Accountability: - Prepare tissue samples for analysis by putting the specimen through a variety of preparatory steps. These steps include grossing, processing, embedding, trimming, staining and other tasks as required. - Screen Cytology cases and perform other tasks as required; ensure all duties and responsibilities of this bench are prioritized and handled with accuracy and efficiency providing quality results

Required Education: - College/University - Designation (if applicable): MLT (General) + MLT (Cytology) prior to 2017 OR MLT (Cytology) after 2017 Designation (if applicable): MLT (General) + MLT (Cytology) prior to 2017 OR MLT (Cytology) after 2017 Notes: As of 2017 the Cytotechnolgist graduates are now trained and licensed to perform both Cytology and Histology job duties; graduates prior to this year would require a General MLT and an MLT in Cytology or an MLT in Cytology with upgraded courses and a lengthy in house training (over 1 year) Notes: - Must maintain membership in good standing with the College of Medical Laboratory Technologists of Ontario (CMLTO) - As of 2017 the Cytotechnolgist graduates are now trained and licensed to perform both Cytology and Histology job duties; graduates prior to this year would require a General MLT and an MLT in Cytology or an MLT in Cytology with upgraded courses and a lengthy in house training (over 1 year)

 

LifeLabs is committed to building an inclusive environment and will provide accommodations in accordance with the AODA – Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Please indicate in your application any accommodations you will require throughout the recruitment process.  Alternatively please contact our corporate offices main line to be directed to a member of the Talent Acquisition team at  (416) 675-4530. 

 


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