COMBINED LABORATORY/X-RAY TECHNOLOGIST
Northern Health - Valemount, BC
Performs a variety of laboratory and medical imaging procedures within the scope of their certification including but not limited to the assaying of biological fluids, taking of basic x-rays. These procedures may be performed in Chemistry, Haematology and Urinalysis. Performs a variety of procedures in the X-Ray area including the taking of and developing of X-Ray films. Provides standby and callback for the Radiology and Laboratory Departments where this schedule is provided.
Employees in this classification work between the Laboratory and Radiology departments as workload dictates and provide relief and backup for vacation and sick time as required. Qualifications
Successful completion of a Combined Laboratory/X-ray Technologist program.
Registration with the respective Professional Association.
SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Ability to organize and co-ordinate the workload.
Ability to perform related procedures and operate related equipment.
Ability to work independently and adapt procedures to individual situations.
Ability to keep abreast of technological developments in the field to ensure high standards of patient care.
Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
Ability to establish and maintain effective work relationships with patients, departmental, medical and nursing staff and outside agencies.
Physical ability to perform the duties of the position.
Located in the beautiful Robson Valley, Valemount is nestled between the Canadian Rockies, the Monashee Mountains and the Cariboo Mountains. Valemount is the home of Mount Robson, the highest peak in the Rockies and the origin of the Fraser River. The major industries include forestry, ranching, and tourism. Valemount is opening up a new nine million dollar resort and is being marketed as the next Whistler. Northern Health - 11 months ago