Laboratory Assistant – Forensic Toxicology

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    negotiable / monthly
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  • Posted:
    3 months ago
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    Biotech / Science

Dynacareis currently searching for a Laboratory Assistant to join our ForensicToxicology Department in London, Ontario.This is a 6 months contract position, working25 hours per week, with various shifts.Responsibilities:Ensures that all samples are properly labeled and identified before testing.Follows established protocol for the handling of unsuitable samples.Operates complex instruments following department procedures.Performs simple non-interpretive testing procedures under the supervision of a qualified technologist.Ensures all inquiries and problems are handled in a courteous and professional manner.Performs routine equipment maintenance following documented procedures.Documents all maintenance performed, including minor troubleshooting following manufacturer’s instructions.Ensures all quality control checks and standards are maintainedOther duties as assignedMust have:Secondary School Graduation DiplomaGraduate of an approved laboratory assistant course or equivalentExcellent computer skillsAbility to identify and prioritize problems; find corrective actionsExcellent verbal and written English communication skills.Good organizational skillsAbility to work independentlyStrong interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a team centered environment.Ability to work various shifts including weekends or afternoonsNice to have:Knowledge of AS400 system/LISDNA of an Ideal Dynacare EmployeeI make a difference in people’s lives. I am a caring, collaborative team-playerwho is passionate about quality and continuous improvement.Caring – I demonstrate strong empathy and genuine concern for mycolleagues,patients andcustomers.Collaborative Team Player – I know I play a key role in helping the Dynacare team achieve success.I am comfortable in a changing environment, and I can easily managemultiple priorities.Passion for Quality and Continuous Improvement – I am always looking to learn and solve problems.I am detailed oriented, adaptableand find ways to makethingsbetter.Dynacare has been a “Top Employer” for many years and there is a reason why. We are a great place to work.At Dynacare, we’re proud to hire the best people. If you are looking for a meaningful career where you can support healthy lives with commitment and care – we would like to meet you. To apply for this position, you will be asked to submit your resume and complete the application process.If your qualifications and experience fit with this position, we will contact you to learn more. We offer competitive pay and great benefits, along with the opportunity to grow and thrive with a dynamic, successful company. We hope you will join us in our journey to become Canada’s health and wellness solutions leader.Dynacare is proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to the attraction, selection, advancement and fair treatment of all individuals. We believe that our diversity is our strength so we employ a diverse workforce and respect the needs of all our employees.In accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code, Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and the DynacareAccommodation Policy a request for accommodation will be accepted as part of the Dynacare hiring process.