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Casual Specimen Reception Technician


Mt Wellington

Reference: 4817891

Gribbles Veterinary Pathology is New Zealand's leading provider of veterinary diagnostic services operating five laboratories nationwide. Gribbles Auckland 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 and zoos.

We are currently looking for a casual Laboratory Technician to join our Specimen Reception Department in our Auckland lab.

The Specimen Reception Department is responsible for:

  • Handling and processing all animal samples (blood, tissue, urine etc.) submitted from vet clinics
  • Accurate data entry
  • Responding to client enquiries
  • Dispatching client orders
  • Frontline reception duties (answering phones etc.)
  • Providing support to our Anatomical Pathologists with tissue trimming, slide filing

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Strong organisational skills with the ability to prioritise and multi-task
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Adaptability and self-motivation
  • Excellent computer skills with fast and accurate data entry
  • First rate customer service and service delivery
  • Knowledge of veterinary, medical or scientific terminology is a definite advantage

If you enjoy a fast paced working environment and are committed, dedicated and enthusiastic, this could be the job for you!
Applicants must be eligible to work in NZ.

Applications Close: 24 Aug 2019