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Sullivan Nicolaides Pathology is one of the largest pathology practices in Australia, providing comprehensive services to patients and doctors over a geographic area throughout Queensland and New South Wales and employing more than 2000 people.
Sullivan Nicolaides Pathology services the Brisbane metropolitan area and regional areas extending as far north as Cairns and south to Coffs Harbour.
Sullivan Nicolaides Pathology now has a 3 day per week, part-time opportunity for a Scientist to work in the Molecular Pathology Department located at the Bowen Hills laboratory. This is a maternity cover position for a period of 12 months.
The main aim of this varied role is to perform a wide variety of DNA and RNA extraction and PCR amplification/detection techniques used for Molecular Microbiology and Molecular Genetics testing.
To be successful in this role, you'll have a diploma or degree in a relevant area of study from a recognised tertiary institution. Prior experience in general molecular biology techniques or microbiology/molecular microbiology will be advantageous.
You'll have excellent communication and interpersonal skills as well as a demonstrated ability to prioritise your workload and work accurately and efficiently. You will also possess a strong commitment to laboratory turnaround times and the ability to perform several tasks concurrently without error.
This is a perfect role for an enthusiastic individual who has a flexible approach to their work, as you will be required to work rostered shifts including some weekend and public holiday work as required. Currently shift start times vary between the hours of 6:00am and 12:00 midday as assigned to the various testing rosters.
Please note, however, that Sullivan Nicolaides Pathology is committed to ensuring a healthy work/life balance for all staff.
The high level of service provided by Sullivan Nicolaides Pathology is delivered by a dedicated staff comprising of Pathologists, scientists, technicians, laboratory assistants, collection personnel, couriers, computer personnel, pathology service assistants and other support staff.
The organisation offers staff members the opportunity to develop their skills through ongoing training and provides an avenue for career development and advancement.
In addition to a competitive remuneration package commensurate with experience and qualifications, permanent employees enjoy the following benefits: