Medical Laboratory Scientists - Microbiology

Mt Wellington - Auckland

Mt Wellington, New Zealand

Reference: 5789387

Labtests provides high quality diagnostic pathology services to the community, healthcare professionals and their patients. Labtests is owned by APHG a healthcare company committed to providing facilities and services that deliver exceptional care to its clients.

APHG conducts 1/3rd of all COVID-19 testing in NZ, the largest of any single service provider. In August 2021, APHG laboratories completed its 1 millionth COVID-19 test as part of the national response to COVID-19 in New Zealand - the largest testing volume for a single service provider.

This is where you come in!

Labtests are seeking Medical Laboratory Scientists to fill a variety of roles such as:

  • Molecular Scientists - Permanent
  • Molecular Scientist - Fixed Term Maternity Cover
  • Microbiology Scientist - Permanent

All positions are full-time, rostered positions of 80 hours each fortnight. Reporting to the Head of Department, you will be performing routine procedures and tests in accordance with set specifications and Standard Operating Procedures, and recording results correctly and accurately using the appropriate documentation.

The successful applicant will have:

  • 3-5 years' experience in Microbiology/Molecular
  • NZ Medical Laboratory Science Board Registration and an Annual Practising Certificate
  • A sound knowledge of laboratory operations including; safety, operation of equipment and hands-on practical experience.
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • The ability to work in a methodical manner, adhering to strict quality procedure guidelines
  • A commitment to providing excellent customer service
  • Be fully vaccinated against COVID-19

If this sounds like you and you are dedicated to quality and want to be part of a friendly supportive team, please apply today. Please include a covering letter, along with your CV, indicating your preference of role.


Applications Close: 26 Jan 2022