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Full Job Description
An exciting opportunity exists for enthusiastic Laboratory Assistants to join the team at Northern Pathology.

The role:
This role is responsible for the receiving, sorting, preparation and transport of specimens for analysis; assisting with the registration of pathology requests into the laboratory information system; performing laboratory investigations and general laboratory duties as directed by senior staff.

The positions are temporary, part time at 40 hours per fortnight. Rostered shifts will include morning, afternoon, overnight, weekend and public holiday shifts.

About you:
Certificate or Diploma in Laboratory Techniques or similar
Previous experience in a pathology laboratory would be an advantage
Good communication skills

We can offer:
Health and Wellbeing programs, including our new ‘Thrive’ program
Flexibility in the workplace and extra leave options and support
An inclusive and culturally safe space
Access to salary packaging, EAP, and our online library

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About Northern Health

As an organisation we have a clear focus on how we service and partner with our community, including our strategy of helping the community stay well when at home. Our reputation of community minded, inclusive and progressive is matched to none.

Northern Health is located in the rapidly growing northern suburbs with projected growth the biggest in the state. With a booming, culturally rich and diverse community, and less than an hour’s drive from the CBD, Melbourne’s North is fast becoming a place to be!

Next Steps . . .

If this opportunity sounds like the next step in your career, then we would love to hear from you. Please click on the ‘Apply’ button and follow the prompts. For further details, please contact Sam Djukic Pre-analytical Manager, 8405 2849.

Work with us! Northern Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce which reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, as well as applicants who are LGBTIQ+, who have different abilities, or are from culturally and Linguistically Diverse Backgrounds are encouraged.

Selection Criteria Essential: Victorian Certificate of Education, equivalent or higher.
Desirable: Certificate or Diploma in laboratory techniques or similar