General or Anatomical Pathologist – Grande Prairie - Alberta Precision Laboratories (APL) North Sector

Posting Date:Tue, 09 Aug 2022
Date to Apply By: Until Filled
Estimated Start Date: To be Determined
City: Grande Prairie

General or Anatomical Pathologist
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology Laboratory Medicine and Pathology

Grande Prairie, Alberta, Canada

Alberta Precision Laboratories (APL) North Sector, in Grande Prairie, Alberta is seeking qualified Anatomical / General Pathologists to join the team at the new Grande Prairie Regional Hospital.  

While the position is primarily based at the New Grande Prairie Regional Hospital, involvement with rounds, and interaction with different Edmonton hospital sites and colleagues is a part of this position. The Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, with its team of 96 pathologists and many consultants, functions as a Center of Excellence and valuable resource for the pathologists working in Grande Prairie as part of the larger APL team.

The successful applicant may also be considered for an appointment with the University of Alberta in the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology Laboratory Medicine and Pathology. Teaching and interaction with a wide range of learners from undergraduate through postgraduate studies, with provision of interactive educational opportunities at all levels as well as participation in collaborative and translational research may be a part of this role, dependent on the successful candidate.


Minimum qualifications include a MD, eligibility for licensure in the Province of Alberta with certification in Anatomic Pathology, Anatomic Pathology/Clinical Pathology or General Pathology by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada or the American Board of Pathology. A proven track record of collegiality and collaborative practice. The ability to multi-task and work in a face-paced hospital laboratory environment is a must.

Candidates must be able to demonstrate:

  • Effective communication, skills in quality assurance, operational efficiency and appropriateness of care
  • Ability to work in a dynamic, changing environment that allows for delivery of quality service
  • Ability to balance service and quality imperative in a resource-sensitive environment
  • Ability to work collaboratively, building trust in working relationships, and being an overall team player


An excellent remuneration package including relocation assistance is provided. Starting remuneration is commensurate with the level of fellowship training and experience. Remuneration range for a Pathologist in Alberta is $353,874.00 to $411,650.00. Candidates interviewed for this position may be considered for other positions.

In accordance with the Canadian Foreign Workers requirements, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians citizens and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.  Alberta Precision Laboratories (APL) respects, appreciates and encourages diversity. This position is available for AHS Sponsorship and Relocation Assistance.

Please use the following contact information to apply for this job:
Contact Name: Alexandra Strybosch
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