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Scientific Officer - MicrobiologyKE Select
Excellent opportunity for experienced Microbiologist to join a friendly welcoming team at their central laboratory Our client is a leading provider of pathology services. They have more than 80 NATA accredited Multi-disciplinary laboratories located across Australia. This position is located in Sydney's north-west at their Central Laboratory.
About the role You will be responsible for the day to day organisation and functioning of all technical, scientific and administrative duties carried out in the Microbiology department. This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Scientist to join a welcoming team of dedicated health professionals with a focus on quality and excellent customer service. To be considered for this role you must have: Tertiary qualifications in medical laboratory science, Microbiology or equivalent (Diploma or Bachelors) Participation in a rotating roster, including some weekend/on call work as necessary.
Demonstrated ability to work unsupervised, flexible and supportive as part of a team in a scientific officer role. Have a comprehensive knowledge of microbiology and its disciplines Minimum 3 years’ experience in the sample set up of microbiological specimens and microscopy skills including grams stains, semen analysis, cell counts (including CSF) and joint fluid microscopy analysis (including crystals). Minimum 3 years’ experience as plate reader in urine, faeces, genital, respiratory, wound, fluid and blood culture benches.
Any practical work on fungal and AFB sections will be an advantage. Ability to interact and communicate well with doctors and suppliers. Current drivers licence.
Please click 'APPLY' now if you meet all the above criteria. All appointments are made subject to the successful applicant having full immunity against Hepatitis B, providing evidence of such and a current satisfactory National Police Certificate. You must have the right to live and work in Australia to apply for this job.
Only short listed applicants will be contacted. KE Select are a leading provider of Scientific, Medical and Technical recruitment services. With a candidate and client network spanning ANZ and more recently into APAC, KE Select are no.
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