Location: Calgary, AB, CA, T3N 1S5
Job category: Laboratory and phlebotomy
Job posting ID: 3473
Employment status: Regular part-time
Possible schedule/FTE: .80
Salary/Rate of pay: $22.82
Application deadline: 2022/08/31
This position is open to: Internal and External applicants
Somewhere in Canada there’s a life you can save.
Be part of a dynamic, collaborative and caring organization committed to saving and improving the lives of Canadians. Thousands of Canadians depend on us every day for reliable access to blood, plasma, stem cells and organs and tissues.
Join Canada’s Lifeline and make a meaningful difference every day.
About the role
Canadian Blood Services is looking for a Regular part-time Laboratory Assistant to join our dynamic Production team in Calgary. The work of Laboratory Assistants is integral to Canadian Blood Services role as Canada’s Lifeline. Reporting directly to the Laboratory Supervisor for Component Production, you will be working in the manufacturing area of the laboratory, performing functions related to the preparation and storage of blood and blood components in accordance with all regulatory and Canadian Blood Services’ policies, procedures and practices.
Key responsibilities include:
Receive, assess and produce whole blood and apheresis platelets and plasma into requested blood components
Preparation and storage of blood components
End label and store blood components
Performs bacterial detection
Performs other laboratory duties as required