Scientists - Histopathology

Job No: 109684
Location: Bowen Hills

  • Multiple opportunities on offer including Permanent or Maternity leave options!
  • Attractive remuneration and a host of amazing benefits!
  • Opportunities for career advancement with a well respected, industry leader!
  • Excellent job security within a growing organisation!

About the Organisation

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 and offers both routine testing and specialised testing for referral laboratories throughout Australia.

About the Opportunity

Sullivan Nicolaides Pathology has exciting opportunities for Scientists to join their busy histology team in Bowen Hills on a full-time basis. These roles are being offered as either permanent positions or maternity relief contracts depending on your experience.

A permanent position is available for a Scientist with experience in immunohistochemistry, in-situ hybridization, immunofluorescence, special stains and other esoteric tests to join the team serving over forty Histopathologists across Queensland.  

In addition, there are also full-time maternity leave positions available in the dissection and main lab areas of the Histopathology laboratory. Duties will include non-complex surgical dissection, and other general histology procedures including embedding and microtomy. Experience is preferred but not essential.

It is essential for the successful candidates to have a Bachelor Degree in Medical Laboratory Science or equivalent qualification for these opportunities.

The ideal candidates will have well developed interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work as an effective team member. You should also have excellent organisational skills, with a demonstrated ability to prioritise workload and work accurately and efficiently.

Bowen Hills Histopathology is a 24-hour laboratory so the availability to cover a variety of evening shifts is essential, and we therefore seek a flexible and enthusiastic individual. Please note, however the organisation is committed to ensuring a healthy work/life balance for all staff.

About the Benefits

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 services assistants and other support staff. 

The successful candidate will join a welcoming team, many of whom have stayed with the organisation for a number of years.

Staff members will be given a chance to develop their skills through ongoing training and be provided with an avenue for career development and advancement.

The successful candidates will enjoy a competitive salary, commensurate with experience and qualifications plus super, and the following permanent employee benefits:

  • Parental and Adoption Leave - SNP staff receive 6 weeks paid maternity and adoption leave as per E.B.A.
  • Employee Assistance Program - a free, confidential and voluntary counselling service provided as a resource to employees of Sullivan Nicolaides Pathology, as well as immediate family, with the aim of assisting with the resolution of personal and work related problems which may affect quality of life or work performance
  • Private Health Insurance - staff have access to discounted private health insurance through MBF, HCF and Medibank Private
  • Pathology Services - staff and their immediate family (their children, partners and their parents) have access to bulk billed Pathology Services
  • X-Ray Services - staff and their immediate family (their children, partners and their parents) have access to bulk billed X-Ray and other diagnostic imaging through Queensland X-Ray
  • Smoke Free Workplace - for those staff wanting to use nicotine replacement therapy in quitting, management provides a level of financial assistance towards the cost of nicotine replacement patches.

These are fantastic opportunities to get your foot in the door with a well-respected, industry leader, don't wait - Apply Now!

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