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Medical Laboratory Scientist / Technician - Full or Part Time


Reference: 3746276

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

Southern Community Laboratories, which is a division of Healthscope, has provided doctors and patients in New Zealand with pathology services since 1960 with laboratories throughout the country.

Our Dunstan laboratory is located at the Dunstan Hospital in the small township of Clyde. Clyde is part of the Central Otago area in the South Island and has had rapid economic development in the past two years. With access to good healthcare, education and the outdoors. Clyde is 10 minutes from Alexandra and 50 minutes from Queenstown and Wanaka the adventure playground of the south.

The role involves rotating through all sections of our busy laboratory - Biochemistry, Haematology, Microbiology, and Blood Bank. Phlebotomy skills are also required.

To be considered for this role you will:

  • Be registered with the NZ Medical Science Council
  • Have a current Annual Practicing Certificate
  • Have excellent verbal and written communication skills and provide verbal feedback in a professional manner
  • Be able to participate fully in the after- hours shift roster

Our teams consists of talented and skilled individuals, all of whom play an important role in helping us to be New Zealand's leading provider of quality private healthcare services. As an integral member of the team, you will be an effective communicator; possess good interpersonal skills; be self-motivated, flexible and service oriented; quality conscious; able to work under pressure and be competent in dealing with high volumes of work in a precise and timely manner.

The position is full time however we are prepared to be flexible and will consider part time hours for the right team member.

If you are a team oriented individual with experience and possess the qualities we require then please apply on line.

Applications Close: 27 Sep 2017