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Scientist, Grade 4 - Microbiology

  • The Alfred Full Time - Permanent
  • Closed 2 months ago a
    Published on 25 Sep 2018

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  • Job no: 17642
  • Categories: Allied Health and Medical Science, Other Allied Health / Medical Science

Alfred Health

Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community based services.

  • Permanent - Full Time Position
  • Scientist – Grade 4
  • Located at The Alfred


Alfred Pathology Service (APS) provides a comprehensive range of pathology testing, consultation services and collection services to clinicians and patients of Alfred Health. The Service has 5 units (Anatomical Pathology, Clinical Biochemistry, Haematology,  Microbiology and Human Molecular Pathology), each headed by a Unit Head. APS has the core laboratory at The Alfred as well as a small local laboratory at Sandringham hospital. APS has several collection centres and is responsible for specimen collection of about 50% of its samples. A dedicated computing group supports the computing needs of APS.


Senior Scientist Grade 4

An experienced and enthusiastic microbiologist is sought for this Senior Scientist position in the Microbiology Unit of the Alfred Pathology Service.  The successful applicant will lead the Antibiotics and Media sections as well as supporting the Principal Scientist. You will need excellent scientific, organisational, problem solving, communication and leadership skills together with significant previous experience in all aspects of diagnostic microbiology.  Proven human resource management experience is essential.

For more details on the role please review the attached Position Description.


  • Salary Packaging
  • Discount Health Insurance
  • Onsite Gym
  • Child care services

For further inquiries regarding the role contact A/Prof Denis Spelman on (03)9076 3073 or Amanda Dennison on (03)9076 3388.


Applications Closing Date - Sunday 14th October 2018

Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.  Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.


  • Closed 2 months ago - 14 Oct 2018
  • Published on 25 Sep 2018, 5:50 AM