Scientist G1

Job posted: 17/11/2022
Applications close: 27/11/2022 (Midnight)
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Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Austin Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Research

Reference: 45273

Reference: 45273

Occupation: Research

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Austin Health is the major provider of tertiary health services, health professional education and research across 3 campuses in the northeast of Melbourne and state-wide. Austin Health is world-renowned for its research and specialist work in cancer, liver transplantation, spinal cord injuries, neurology, endocrinology, mental health and rehabilitation.

An exciting opportunity currently exists for an enthusiastic Grade 1 Scientist to join our Microbiology Department. The role will primarily require working on afternoon shift (either 13:30 - 22:00 or 15:00 - 23:30) with an availability to participate in overnight on-call, weekday and weekend (day), public holiday and overnight shifts as required. This position is suitable for a candidate with relevant experience in a microbiology laboratory performing/interpreting microscopy (CSF and fluid cell counts, synovial fluid preparations, fungal and faecal wet preparations, IH stains and Gram stains) from specimens processed for routine microbiology. Experience with use of  use of various automation is also expected and experience in culture reading/follow-up and susceptibility testing will be highly regarded.

This is backfill for a Grade 1 Scientist position in Microbiology, full time, fixed-term position up to 03 January  2024. To be successful in this role you must demonstrate key responsibilities as outlined in the Position Description.

Work with us! Your reward is to work in a collaborative environment which will provide you with training and development opportunities. Austin Pathology is also increasing its service provision to regional areas and there has never been a better time to join our service! Your benefits will include salary packaging, and employee assistance program.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory National Police Check conducted by Austin Health and if required, a Working With Children Check.

Austin 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.

Scientist G1

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

Not provided


Nahim Salem - (03) 9496 5145 - (__) ____ ____

Scientist G1