Histopathology Laboratory Assistant

Job No: 131671
Location: Bowen Hills

  • Attractive remuneration and outstanding range of benefits!
  • Opportunity 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 from Darwin to Coffs Harbour.

About the Opportunity

Sullivan Nicolaides Pathology now has an exciting opportunity for a full-time Specimen Reception Area Laboratory Assistant to work evening shifts in the Histopathology Department of the Bowen Hills laboratory.

Specific duties and responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Specimen reception;
  • Data input into Histology accessioning system;
  • Slide and block filing and retrieval;
  • Slide printing; and
  • General assistance to dissection staff.

The ideal candidate will have good communication skills to liaise with clinicians and staff as well as a high level of computer literacy.

The successful applicant must also possess an enthusiastic and flexible approach to their work, together with the ability to successfully work as part of a team.

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 organisation offers staff members the opportunity to improve their skills through ongoing training, and provides an avenue for career development and advancement. All training is supplied on the job, with remuneration to be commensurate with the successful applicant’s experience.

Permanent employees enjoy the following benefits: 

  • Parental and Adoption Leave- SNP staff receive 6 weeks paid maternity and adoption leave as per Collective Workplace Agreement.
  • 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 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.


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