Trainee Scientific Officer / Scientific Officer (Diagnostic Genetic Science)
Nau mai, haere mai ki Te Whatu Ora ' Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District
Location: Wellington Hospital
Contract: Permanent, Full & part-time positions available Monday - Friday (22-40 hours per week, including flexible working hours). Please state on cover letter what hours you are seeking.
Salary: PSA Allied Health Technical and Scientific (salary range $59,035 - $85,992 starting salary dependant on experience)
Kōrero mō te tūranga ' About the role
An exciting opportunity exists for professional and highly motivated trainee/scientific officers (diagnostic genetic science) to join our progressive laboratory. Wellington Regional Genetics Laboratory (www.wellingtongenetics.co.nz) is a busy diagnostic laboratory providing an extensive range of genetic tests and has established links to other services; to ensure a high standard of service. Key service prioritises include the application of next generation sequencing technologies, expansion of our molecular oncology service and supporting the increased workload across all areas of the laboratory.
We invite applications for those with proven laboratory experience and a keen interest in working in diagnostic genetic science. You must be a NZ registered Medical Laboratory Scientist or eligible for registration (www.mscouncil.org.nz). Starting salary will be dependent on your level of experience and qualifications. The positions are permanent and both full-time and part-time options will be considered.
Wellington the capital city of New Zealand, is set among green hills surrounding a majestic harbour. It has a well-established reputation as the vibrant arts and entertainment centre of NZ. Referred to as the 'coolest little capital city in the world' by Lonely Planet and one of world's most livable cities, Wellington offers genuine work/life balance.
If you see your future in our team, please feel free to contact us to discuss further.
Mō tō mātou rōpū ' About our team
Wellington Regional Genetics Laboratory (WRGL), a team of 25 staff (administrators, technicians and scientists), is an integrated cytogenetic and molecular genetic service; karyotype, FISH, microarrays and DNA testing of prenatal, postnatal and malignancy samples (www.wellingtongenetics.co.nz ).
Our aim is to ensure operations, products, advice and services meet the requirements of both internal and external clients thereby providing a timely, appropriate and high quality clinical laboratory service. This laboratory complies with or exceeds all accepted standards as embodied in IANZ Registration Criteria and the International Standard NZS/ISO 15189:2012.
Moū ' About you
- Team player
- Problem solving skills and an analytical and investigative mind
- Proven laboratory experience and keen interest in working in diagnostic genetics
E pā ana ki a tatou ' About us
Here at Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District we embrace diversity and welcome applications from all people, including all gender identities, ages, ethnicities, sexual orientations, disability and religions. A workforce that is diverse and inclusive means that we are better positioned to understand and serve our community.
Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District are pro-equity health organisation, with a particular focus on Māori, Pacific Peoples, and the Disability Community.
To find out more about us click on the following links:
Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to apply
Click the apply now button to send your application directly to us. For further information on this role please email Philip.Adamson@ccdhb.org.nz and indicate the job title and vacancy number (AH294-22) in the subject line.
We require all our employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 with an approved vaccine, including have had one booster vaccination. We are not accepting applications that do not meet this criteria.
Please note we will be reviewing applications when received and will progress through the recruitment process.
Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai
By joining together we will succeed
|Location:||North Island - Wellington - Wellington Central|
|Job type:||Permanent Full time|
|Expertise:||Clinical - Technical - Medical Lab Scientist / Technician|
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