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Medical Laboratory Technician

  • LocationAlfred Health
  • Work TypePart time
  • Positions1 Position
  • Applications Close AtClosed 8 days ago
    Never published
  • Job no: 47910
  • Category: 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
  • Part Time (45 hours per fortnight)
  • Medical Laboratory Technician - Grade 2 (BV1-ON18) – Human Molecular Pathology
  • Alfred Hospital location 

 

The Department

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), 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. The services of APS include routine and esoteric laboratory testing with complete specialist support for test interpretation. Due to the nature of the associated hospitals’ activities, there is an emphasis on the support of trauma and emergency services, the support of organ transplantation - especially heart and lung, the support of HIV and AIDS-related diagnostic services and support of bone marrow transplantation services. The various APS units are affiliated with Monash University and most Consultants hold honorary or substantial teaching appointments. APS is actively involved in educational and professional development training programs for undergraduate and post-graduate students, medical students and registrars. Units are also involved in and support a wide range of research activities in association with hospital clinical units, Baker IDI, Burnet Institute, Monash University and other groups. APS actively supports ongoing professional development and research within areas of diagnostic interest.

 

The Role

Do you want to be part of a team that makes a real difference to patient outcomes? The Human Molecular Pathology unit at Alfred Pathology are looking for a Medical Laboratory Technician to support diagnostic services with a particular focus in the areas of molecular haematology and oncology. The scope of the role includes routine sample processing, white cell isolation, nucleic acid extraction, PCR setup and other laboratory administrative tasks.

 

Skills 

  • Previous experience working in a laboratory
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Able to work accurately with minimal supervision
  • Able to do repetitive work without losing concentration
  • Ability to function well in a team environment

 

Benefits

  • Salary Packaging
  • Discount Health Insurance
  • Car Parking (subject to availability)

 

Please refer to the Position Description for further details.

 

Applications close at 11pm on Wednesday 19th January 2022.

All enquiries to Adam Ivey (a.ivey@alfred.org.au)

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.

In compliance with the Victorian Chief Health Officer's Mandatory Vaccination Directions, all Alfred health employees must be vaccinated against COVID-19 with TGA approved vaccine and must have evidence of their vaccination status. 

Website: www.alfredhealth.org.au

  • Closed 8 days ago - 19 Jan 2022