Health Sciences North (HSN) is an academic health sciences centre affiliated with the Health Sciences North Research Institute and the Northern Ontario School of Medicine. HSN ranks among Canada’s Top 40 hospitals and is a regional resource and referral centre for over 600,000 residents across northeastern Ontario. The Laboratory Medicine & Pathology services include Phlebotomy, Biochemistry, Genomics, Cytopathology, Flow Cytometry, Hematology, Histology & Pathology, Microbiology, Point of Care Testing and Transfusion Medicine. In 2017/2018, HSN conducted 5,942,633 laboratory tests to meet the complex tertiary clinical needs of HSN and partner hospitals across the region.
We are seeking an Associate Clinical Laboratory Specialist to provide leadership in all areas related to microbiology and Ensure that Microbiology procedures and techniques are up-to-date and in accordance with established best practices and all applicable regulations, standards and/or legislation. The Associate Clinical Laboratory Specialist will work closely with laboratory leads and stakeholders to identify areas for growth and improvement, and make recommendations that will improve efficiency, productivity and cost effectiveness of patient care services by utilizing knowledge of new and emerging technologies in Microbiology. The individual will Oversee the validation and implementation of new test and analytical systems including identification and procurement of validation samples, structuring of validation protocols, development of quality control parameters for each test, staff training and orientation, Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) development, and troubleshooting.
We invite you to learn more about the opportunity by viewing the full job posting (#20-0013) on HSN’s Careers Webpage at hsnsudbury.ca/careers.
This opportunity is located in Sudbury, Ontario; Northern Ontario’s largest city. The Greater Sudbury region surrounded by over 200 lakes, is home to over 160,000 residents, is a one-hour flight from Toronto and allows for the right balance of a challenging clinical career and a comfortable lifestyle at your doorstep.
We offer: competitive salary and vacation, extended health and dental benefits, pension plan through HOOPP and relocation allowance to assist with moving expenses. Salary details are outlined on the job posting.