Pathology Specimen Collector (Coffs Harbour)

Job No: 119621
Location: Coffs Harbour

  • Are you a people-focused individual interested in providing high-quality patient care and customer service? This is the opportunity for you!
  • Attractive hourly rate, circa $22.33 plus an outstanding range of benefits!
  • Flexible part-time role to suit your lifestyle and commitments!  

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

SNP has an exciting opportunity for a flexible, part-time Pathology Specimen Collector to join their Pathology team in Coffs Harbour, NSW.

The primary task of this role is to take blood samples from patients.

Some of the more specific responsibilities of the position will be:

  • Providing quality care for our patients in the community and in hospital;
  • Treating our patients with care and compassion;
  • Maintaining confidentiality;
  • Recording patient information;
  • Completing online training via our eLearning training system; and
  • Liaising with referrers and ancillary services in the community and in a hospital setting.

About You

The ideal candidate will have a high level of written and verbal communication skills, computer skills and a dedication to excellent customer service. You will be efficient and meticulous, demonstrating a high level of attention to detail at all times.

You must be suitably qualified with experience in venipuncture in addition to holding a current First Aid Certificate. Applicants who have experience in a hospital environment will be held in high regard.

You will be required to work across various areas and must be available to work shift rotations between the hours of 7:00 and 19:00, with participation in the Saturday roster. 

Please Note: It is essential to the position that you have access to a reliable vehicle and hold a current Driver's License.

About the Benefits

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

An attractive hourly rate, circa $22.33, will be offered to each successful applicant. Hospital collectors are eligible for progression to a Level 5 rate of pay and are also eligible for penalty rates for weekend, public holiday and some after-hours shifts.

In addition, permanent employees enjoy the following benefits:

  • Parental and Adoption Leave - SNP staff receive 6 weeks paid maternity and adoption leave as per E.B.A.
  • Staff Services Committee - provides functions and events for staff, fully funded by the Practice.
  • 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 the 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 Environment Policy - All SNP premises are smoke-free. There are no designated smoking areas on Sullivan Nicolaides Pathology premises. 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.

This is your chance to join a leading pathology company and enjoy outstanding benefits! Don't miss out ‐ APPLY NOW!

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