Pathology Service Assistant (Lismore)

Job No: 119688
Location: Lismore

  • Are you seeking a varied and interesting administration position? This is the opportunity for you!
  • Experience in a healthcare / medical setting desirable, but not essential - comprehensive training provided!
  • In addition to your attractive hourly rate of $21.32 + super, you will enjoy an outstanding range of benefits!
  • Maternity cover position - up to 12 months

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.

About the Opportunity

Sullivan Nicolaides Pathology Lismore Laboratory has an exciting opportunity for a full-time Pathology Services Assistant to join their team based in Lismore, NSW. This is a maternity cover position, and the duration of contract is expected to last up to 12 months.

Your key responsibility will be online specimen registration, preparing specimens for analysis/transport, receiving and organising deliveries, dispatching specimens, assisting laboratory personnel and courier driving as required.

Within this varied position, the successful applicant will provide a high level of customer service to both internal and external customers, and relieve the courier. Laboratory experience/qualifications would be highly regarded.

To be successful in this role, you will have a flexible approach to your work, with the ability to work both independently and as a team member. You should have a demonstrated ability to prioritise your workload and work methodically in a fast-paced environment. The ability to work comfortably while under pressure cannot be underestimated in this role.

Most importantly, you will have the flexibility to work a range of shift times between 10:30am – 20:00pm Monday to Friday, plus participate in a Saturday courier roster with shift hours 9.30am – 17.30pm. A current driver's license is required.

About the Benefits 

In addition to your attractive remuneration package, employees enjoy the following benefits:

Parental and Adoption Leave - SNP staff receive 6 weeks paid maternity and adoption leave as per CWA;

Staff 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 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 Xray and other diagnostic imaging through Queensland Xray; and

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.

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

Please note: Applications close Friday 31st January 2020.

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