Medical Laboratory Technician - Blood Bank - Full timeCloses 20 Sep 2020Posted 09 Sep 2020Full timeAucklandAbout New Zealand Blood ServiceNew Zealand Blood Service (NZBS) has sole responsibility for collecting, processing and distributing blood in New Zealand.
Through the generosity of our donors, we are able to help save lives through our blood, blood products and other services.
At the end of the day, you know that you've contributed in some way to making a difference in someone's life.Our shared values are at the heart of our organisation's culture and guide our behaviour each and every day.
They inspire us, motivate us and drive us to provide the very best service to the New Zealand public.About the roleMedical Laboratory Technicians within the Blood Bank are responsible for performing a range of duties related to pre transfusion, antenatal and diagnostic testing and the issue of blood and blood products for clinical purposes.
About youTo be successful in this role you must be registered as a Medical Laboratory Technician with the Medical Sciences Council of NZ.
We are looking for someone with : Experience in transfusion science or a related disciplineExperience working in a Blood Bank would be preferred, but not essentialFlexibility to fully participate in our 24-hour, 7-day rosterEffective interpersonal and communication skillsPositive attitudeSelf-motivatedWilling to take responsibility