Pathology Services Assistant (Townsville)

Job No: 128153
Location: Townsville

  • Are you seeking a varied and interesting, entry level laboratory position? This is the opportunity for you!
  • Experience in a healthcare/medical setting desirable, but not essential ‐ comprehensive training provided!
  • Attractive hourly rate of $21.32 plus super and an outstanding range of benefits!

About the Organisation

Sullivan Nicolaides Pathology is one of the largest pathology practices in Australia, providing comprehensive services to patients and doctors over a geographic area throughout Queensland, Northern Territory and New South Wales, employing more than 2000 people.

Sullivan Nicolaides Pathology services the Brisbane metropolitan area and regional areas extending as far north as Cairns and south to Coffs Harbour.

About the Opportunity 

Sullivan Nicolaides Pathology is currently looking for a flexible part-time Pathology Services Assistant to join the Preanalytical area of their Townsville Laboratory. Shifts will vary between 7:30am - 8:00pm, Monday to Friday, plus participation in a rotating Saturday roster.

Duties will include:

  • Receiving, sorting and preparation of samples for analysis;
  • Data entry and processing;
  • Registration and distribution of pathology samples; and
  • Batching and preparation of specimens for transport.

The successful applicant will have an enthusiastic attitude and an employment history which shows initiative, attention to detail and a proven ability to work in a busy environment.

The successful applicant will possess knowledge of medical terminology, specimen processing, and data entry experience, and excellent customer service and communication skills. A current drivers license is also required.

Please note this is not a courier position.

About the Benefits

Sullivan Nicolaides Pathology offers staff members the opportunity to work in an organisation that places a high value on its people.

In addition to your attractive hourly rate of $21.32 plus super, employees enjoy the following benefits:

Full-time employees of Sullivan Nicolaides Pathology also enjoy the following benefits:

  • Parental and Adoption Leave -­ SNP staff receive 6 weeks paid maternity and adoption leave as per CWA
  • Staff Services Committee ­- provides functions and events for staff, fully funded by the Practice
  • Employee Assistance Program -­ a free, confidential and voluntary counselling service provided as a resource to employees of Sullivan Nicolaides Pathology, as well as immediate family, with the aim of assisting with the resolution of personal and work related problems which may affect quality of life or work performance
  • Private Health Insurance -­ staff have access to discounted private health insurance through MBF, HCF and Medibank Private
  • Pathology Services -­ staff and their immediate family (their children, partners and their parents) have access to bulk billed Pathology Services
  • X‐Ray Services ­- staff and their immediate family (their children, partners and their parents) have access to bulk billed X­-Ray and other diagnostic imaging through Queensland X­Ray
  • Smoke Free Workplace -­ for those staff wanting to use nicotine replacement therapy in quitting, management provides a level of financial assistance towards the cost of nicotine replacement patches.

This is your chance to join a leading pathology practice and enjoy a range of outstanding benefits! Don't miss out ‐ APPLY NOW!

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