Histology Technician

Christchurch City, New Zealand

Reference: 6048512

Histology Lab Technician, Christchurch

Gribbles Veterinary Pathology is New Zealand's leading provider of veterinary diagnostic services operating five laboratories nationwide. Gribbles Christchurch is a fully equipped, IANZ accredited, diagnostic laboratory which performs a range of testing, on behalf of private veterinarians, research organisations, government agencies, pharmaceutical companies, zoos and the food industry.

About the role

The successful applicant will have a "hands on" approach to their work due to the nature of the laboratory. Permanent full-time role (could be part-time for the right candidate), Monday to Friday. After training there is a requirement for participation in the Saturday-morning roster.

To be considered for the role you will need:

  • A background / experience in Histology (preferred but not essential)
  • A Science qualification or in the process of completing your qualification
  • Medical or veterinary diagnostic experience (desirable but not essential)
  • Ability to communicate and work effectively within a laboratory
  • To be extremely well organised, detail oriented and friendly with a strong focus on quality and customer service.
  • The ability to work well under pressure whilst working within a team
  • The ability to organise, prioritise and focus on daily work to meet turnaround times

What we can offer you

A friendly, supportive and learning environment, a competitive hourly rate and access to subsidised Health Insurance and Gym membership.

Please note: Interviews will be arranged as and when suitable applicants apply which means the role could be filled prior to the close date so apply now to ensure you don't miss this opportunity.

Applications Close: 02 Sep 2022