Careers Careers 08/19/2018 Medical Laboratory Technologist II- Medicine Hat, Alberta;jsessionid=E51664DCDA2CE8FA3785DB40E13E4A6E?careerId=1210

Laboratory Technologist II – Histology

Requisition #: ALB00058090 Location: Medicine Hat, Alberta Job Type: Regular Full Time Salary: $36.81 - $47.30 per hour


Your Opportunity:

As the Laboratory Technologist II – Histology, you will be responsible and accountable for overseeing the safe day to day operations and quality control functions of the Histology/Anatomical Pathology Department at the Medicine Hat Regional Hospital (MHRH). The Lab Tech II works closely with the Site Manager, Pathology Scientist, AP Quality Tech II and the pathologist consultant of the area. You will provide leadership to Tech I's and MLA's in Histology and have the opportunity to be a participant in the MHRH Laboratory Senior Technologist group.

Job Description:

As a Medical Laboratory Technologist (MLT) II, you will coordinate the day-to-day operations and the quality control function of the laboratory. You may have advanced technical knowledge or are the lead responsible for coordinating the day-to-day operations of Laboratory Information System (LIS) support, site education, quality assurance or laboratory research programs. Your responsibilities may include coordinating, prioritizing, monitoring and assigning work to MLT l's, providing technical advice, problem solving and trouble shooting on a variety of laboratory instruments. In addition, you will participate in the technical aspects of the laboratory, ensuring the performance of standard and specialized procedures.

Key responsibilities will include but are not limited to: Ensure the performance of routine and preventative maintenance of all equipment and troubleshoot as required. Provide technical expertise and information to a variety of health care providers. Implementation of new equipment, tests and or products and supplies. Orient new staff, students and ensure competency of all staff. Participate in internal and external quality control programs.


Did you know? Medicine Hat is one of Canada’s sunniest cities! This southern Alberta community receives over 2,512 hours of sunshine every year – great news for gardeners, golfers, and outdoor enthusiasts. A thriving city of over 63,000 residents, it is Alberta’s sixth largest city and offers an excellent quality of life that includes big-city amenities without big-city costs. The Medicine Hat Regional Hospital has grown and expanded over the years to keep pace with the city’s growing population and technological advances. You will find plenty of exciting career opportunities here. Professionally, you will be able to challenge and immerse yourself in an environment that is vibrant and always surprising. With excellent wages and benefits, working at AHS will enable a better quality of life not only for you, but family too!


  • Completion of an accredited Medical Laboratory Technology (MLT)
  • Active or eligible for registration and practice permit with the College of Medical Laboratory Technologists of Alberta (CMLTA).
  • Five years recent experience (within the last 7 years), as an MLT in a clinical laboratory Computer experience required.
  • Demonstrated record of personal and professional

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • BSc MLS/BLT from a recognized university.
  • Minimum of three years in a Histology as an MLT, or
  • Supervisory experience.
  • Experience with Project Management, Process Excellence (LEAN) and/or Change Management
  • Experience with decision-making and problem-solving skills.
  • Meditech experience.
  • Ability to organize, and work efficiently in a dynamic
  • Ability to demonstrate sound

 Apply online today and join our dynamic team!


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