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Medical Laboratory Technician



Reference: 4821335

We are currently seeking applications for a full-time qualified Technician to join our Histology team in our Nelson laboratory. The position is 80 hours per fortnight and includes participating in a rotating after hours roster.

As an integral member of the team at Medlab, you will be an effective communicator, possess good interpersonal skills, be able to work under pressure and competent in dealing with high volumes of work in a precise and timely manner. This is a great opportunity to be part of our busy and supportive Medlab team.

Work will include Histology reception and registration, tissue processing and disposal, embedding and microtomy, staining and quality control.

Preferred applicants will:

  • Be registered as a Technician with the NZ Medical Sciences Council and have their Annual Practicing Certificate
  • Have experience in Histology
  • Have excellent problem solving skills
  • Demonstrate a team focus with initiative and excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Graduates with a Bachelor of Science will also be considered for this position. We are able to offer the training and development required to attain qualification with the NZ Medical Sciences Council as a Medical Laboratory Technician.

Applications Close: 30 Aug 2019