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Medical Laboratory Technician - Microbiology

Christchurch City

Reference: 3684536

  • International career opportunities
  • Ongoing training and development
  • Subsidised Southern Cross Healthcare

Canterbury SCL is a part of Healthscope New Zealand and is in a strategic alliance with Canterbury Health Laboratories as the sole provider of Public Hospital Laboratory services in the Canterbury region. Canterbury SCL is owned by Healthscope which has laboratories throughout the country and is committed to providing facilities and services that deliver exceptional care to its clients.

Our busy Christchurch Laboratory has a vacancy for an experienced Laboratory Technician to work as part of our team in Microbiology. Reporting directly to the Head of Department, you will be responsible for a wide range of tasks including: processing specimens, laboratory testing, and general laboratory maintenance. This is a full-time, 40 hours per week position working 1.30pm to 10pm, Monday to Friday.

Ideally you will be registered with the Medical Science Council and have a QMLT or training towards obtaining this, have a current Annual Practicing Certificate and have an understanding of basic techniques, methods and protocols utilised within the medical laboratory.

If you enjoy working with people, are passionate about your work and want to be part of a friendly and supportive environment, committed to providing quality pathology services to the greater Canterbury region, apply on-line.


Applications Close: 24 Aug 2017