Medical Laboratory Technologist

Full Time

Wilson Memorial General Hospital has an immediate opening for a Full Time (0.8FTE) Medical Laboratory Technologist.

Located along the beautiful North shores of Lake Superior, the community of Marathon and surrounding area offers a relaxed lifestyle, an abundance of outdoor recreational activities, and a comprehensive community infrastructure that supports and promotes clean, healthy living and a comfortable work-life balance. 


Wage: $31.53 - $44.33 (plus call-ins paid at double time, minimum 4 hours)

Recognition of previous experience in determining salary



$1000 recruitment allowance

$500 accommodation allowance for three (3) months

$1500 at the completion of probation

$2500 following one (1) year of employment

Total: $6500


  • HOOPP Pension
  • Dental and Extended Health
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • On-site parking (free)
  • Travel and cell phone allowances
  • Continuing education, training and career development opportunities


  • 8 hour shifts
  • After hours and weekend call rotation (call-ins paid at double time, minimum 4 hours)



  • Degree or diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology from an accredited university or community college.
  • Current Registration with the College of Medical Laboratory Technologists of Ontario.
  • Certified Medical Laboratory Technologist (MLT) with the Canadian Society of Laboratory Technologists.
  • Phlebotomy skills essential
  • Experience with Quality Management Systems an asset
  • Must be able to communicate effectively (written and verbal) in the English language in order to provide excellent communication with team members, patients and families
  • Bilingual is an asset
  • Must have basic computer skills (Meditech an asset)
  • Committed to maintaining confidentiality


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Performs laboratory tests and quality control procedures in core lab (hematology, chemistry, transfusion medicine)
  • Procures and labels specimens in accordance with established protocols
  • Organizes time to collect, assay and report patient results in a timely manner
  • Produces quality results
  • Recognizes, troubleshoots and communicates equipment and reagent malfunctions and initiates appropriate remedial action in a timely manner
  • Participates in Quality Assurance activities

To submit a resume or for more information please contact:

Beth Ryan, Chief Human Resource Officer

The North of Superior Healthcare Group is committed to providing high quality client-centered care by building a respectful and inclusive workforce that reflects the diverse population it serves. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals.  Upon request, accommodations due to a disability are available throughout the selection process.