Medical Laboratory Assistant – Pathology Specimen Reception/Data Entry Job at NSW Health Pathology – in Sydney NSW

Job Description

Employment Type: Temporary Full Time

Position Classification: Tech Assist Gde 2

Remuneration: $53,807.58 – $55,996.48 per annum plus superannuation

Hours Per Week: 38

Requisition ID: REQ229215

Location: Royal Prince Alfred Hospital

Applications Close: 17 May 2021 – 11:59pm

NSW Health Pathology currently have an interesting opportunity available as a temporary full time Medical Laboratory Assistant in the busy Central Specimen Reception of a major teaching hospital.

About the opportunity

Being part of NSW Health Pathology means you’re helping create better health and justice systems every day.

We operate more than 60 laboratories and around 200 collection centres across NSW and conduct over 60 million tests per annum. Our network of pathologists are supported by scientists, technicians and support staff who quickly and accurately assess samples so clinical teams can make the best possible treatment decisions for patients. Our Forensic & Analytical Science Service provides independent, objective analysis to the NSW criminal and coronial justice systems.

What we can offer you

Accrued Days Off in addition to Annual Leave

Generous salary packaging options and other fringe benefits

Corporate wellbeing programs, including the Fitness Passport

Learning and development opportunities, including in-house training with RTO My Health Learning

What you’ll be doing

Perform a range of laboratory support and/or specimen reception services and/or collection services, and provide assistance to laboratory staff, under supervision, to deliver a patient focused service.

Interested in joining Australia’s largest public pathology service? Apply now by addressing the following questions:

A working knowledge of, or demonstrated ability to learn, all aspects of the laboratory environment relevant to the Department

Demonstrated ability to maintain high quality work output while managing competing priorities

Demonstrated customer service experience and skills, preferably in a laboratory environment, including the ability to communicate effectively with customers, patients and clinical staff

Demonstrated problem solving and analytical skills combined with the ability to investigate and resolve general issues within the laboratory environment

Excellent data entry skills including high attention to detail and data accuracy

Awareness of legislation, policies and requirements relevant to a laboratory setting

Demonstrated commitment to teamwork and the ability to work effectively and efficiently within a team environment, with the ability to perform duties unsupervised

Demonstrated availability and willingness to participate in a 7 day rotating roster.

Need more information?

2) Find out more about applying for this position

For role related queries or questions contact Janice Pamment on [email protected]

Occupational Assessment, Screening and Vaccination Against Specified Infectious Diseases

This is a Category A position. All Category A applicants must read and understand NSW Health Policy Directive PD2020_017 Occupational Assessment, Screening and Vaccination Against Specified Diseases. All new recruits must agree to comply with the requirements outlined in this policy. New recruits must provide evidence against specified diseases and comply with the requirements of this policy at their own cost prior to appointment.

Working Rights

This position is a permanent position. To be eligible for permanent appointment to a position in NSW Health, you must have an Australian citizenship or permanent Australian residency. Please note: A person who is not an Australian citizen or a permanent resident is only eligible for temporary employment for a period not longer than the duration of their current visa.

New to NSW Health Pathology?

The preferred candidate may be required to undergo a functional assessment prior to appointment.

Talent Pool

If the selection panel identifies more than one suitable candidate for the role, an eligibility list will be created for future permanent full time / part time, temporary and casual vacancies.

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Company Location:  Sydney NSW

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