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Senior Embryologist - Markham Fertility Centre

Category: Science/Lab Professional
Province: Markham, Ontario
Position: Senior Embryologist
Deadline: May 15, 2024
Posted: April 10, 2024

Job Description / Duties

Job Summary
Reporting to the Lab Director, the Embryologist contributes to the Markham Fertility Centre’s reputation as a Centre of Excellence for reproductive medicine. The Senior Embryologist provides a full spectrum of basic and advanced embryology procedures including micromanipulation techniques (ICSI, trophectoderm biopsies), vitrification of oocytes and embryos. The Senior embryologist also provides more routine embryology functions including, but not limited to, sperm preparation (PESA, TESE), oocyte assessment and insemination, embryo assessment, assisted hatching, embryo thaw and embryo transfers. Embryologists communicate directly with patients regarding embryo development. All embryologists are expected to participate in other activities to support the efficient and high-quality functioning of the lab including quality control, quality improvement, preventive maintenance, inventory, documentation, emergency and alarm monitoring, and other activities as required. All embryologists are encouraged to participate in relevant research projects and continuous learning to support their professional growth as well as the growth of the clinic.

Qualifications / Required Skills

Qualifications and Experience:
BSc or MSc
Embryology: 3 years (required)
Minimum of three (3) years of continual experience in ICSI.
Preferred experience in trophectoderm biopsy for PGT

Knowledge skills and abilities
Micromanipulation: ICSI and trophectoderm biopsy for PGT
Cryopreservation and warming of oocytes and embryos.
Embryo assessments
Embryo transfer
Sperm preparation for IVF/ICSI treatment
experience working with an EMR system.
highly organized, detail oriented, team player

Additional Information

Job Type: Full-time
Monday- Friday, Weekend and holiday rotation is required.
Work Location: In person.

Contact Information

Rebecca Robinson
Business Operations and Human Resources Manager

Employer Profile

Markham Fertility Centre is more than just a medical facility; we are dedicated to making dreams come true. For over three decades, we have been at the forefront of groundbreaking, ethical, and scientifically advanced assisted reproduction. Our commitment to helping over 12,000 families realize their dreams of parenthood sets us apart. We take immense pride in our dedication to quality, safety, and excellence. Markham Fertility Centre was among the first clinics in Canada to earn accreditation, and we continue to uphold these rigorous standards. Quality isn't just a goal; it's our way of life. We go beyond the expected by providing on-site genetic counseling as a standard of care for all our patients. This holistic approach ensures that every individual receives the guidance they need for their unique journey. We also stand as the sole clinic in Ontario offering anesthesiology-assisted egg retrievals, enabling us to care for even the most medically complex patients. Our commitment to innovation knows no bounds.
At Markham Fertility Centre, we foster an inclusive and collaborative team environment. We believe that growth and development should be accessible to all, and we encourage every member of our team to flourish alongside our clinic. We are unwavering in our pursuit of excellence throughout the reproductive journey for all. Our mission is to provide compassionate, innovative, and ethical care to help individuals and families realize their dreams of parenthood. Join us at Markham Fertility Centre, where we don't just change lives; we make dreams come true.