Overview

Alberta Health Services Clinical Microbiologist Full Time in Calgary, AB

Alberta Health Services

Branch Calgary AB CA

Position:
Clinical Microbiologist
Location:
Calgary, AB

The core functions of ProvLab include (but are not restricted to) testing for pathogens of public health significance, population-based screening, laboratory…

Our collaborative partners include other laboratories in Alberta, numerous academic departments at the University of Calgary and University of Alberta, as well as public health laboratory partners in other provinces. The core functions of ProvLab include (but are not restricted to) testing for pathogens of public health significance, population-based screening, laboratory testing and surveillance for outbreak detection and monitoring disease trends of public health significance, specialized diagnostic testing, environmental water testing, education, and research. The Calgary ProvLab site provides provincial public health laboratory programs and specialized reference diagnostic testing. The successful candidate will be required to provide diagnostic microbiology consultation as a clinical microbiologist, and provide clinical, scientific and technical expertise as a Program Leader at ProvLab. The ideal candidate will also have experience and be knowledgeable in virology, mycobacteriology, bacteriology, mycology, parasitology and environmental microbiology. This individual will also be expected to participate in the undergraduate and post-graduate academic training programs based at ProvLab and develop an ongoing research program that complements the activities of ProvLab.

Classification: PhD ClincScient Lab Board Cert
Union: Exempt
Department: CCI. .Lab Medical Staff (N)
Primary Location: Foothills Medical Centre
Negotiable Location: Within Calgary Zone
Employee Class: Regular Full Time
FTE: 1.00
Posting End Date: 25-MAY-2018
Date Available: 03-JUL-2018
Hours per Shift: 7.75
Length of Shift in weeks: 2
Shifts per cycle: 10
Shift Pattern: Days, Evenings
Days Off: Saturday/Sunday
Minimum Salary: $55.41
Maximum Salary: $89.48
Vehicle Requirement: N/A

Required Qualifications:
Applications are invited from board certified PhDs, certified as a clinical microbiologist either as a Fellow of the Canadian College of Microbiologists (FCCM) or Diplomate of the American Board of Medical Microbiology (D(ABMM)), or equivalent. Depending on the candidate’s experience, those eligible for board certification may be considered. The successful candidate must demonstrate effective communication and leadership skills, and an ability to work in a team-orientated environment.

Additional Required Qualifications:
As Required

Preferred Qualifications:
As Required

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Calgary, AB, CA
Posted on: 2018-05-24
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