Medical Laboratory Scientist – Histology, Anatomical Pathology Department, LabPLUS
Counties Manukau Health
Manukau, Auckland, New Zealand
11d ago
  • Work in New Zealand’s leading laboratory
  • Excellent career development opportunity
  • Do your life’s best work at Auckland DHB
  • Help shape our journey
  • About us :

    LabPLUS is an IANZaccredited medical laboratory and is one of New Zealand's premier laboratories.We offer a comprehensive pathology service for Auckland City Hospital, StarshipChildren’s Hospital, National Women's Health, and the Greenlane Clinical Centre.

    LabPLUS is also a major referral laboratory for specialised laboratory testsfor New Zealand and the Pacific Islands. Visit our website www. for more information.

    About the department :

    The AnatomicalPathology Department within LabPLUS is a major referral laboratory comprisingof several disciplines. These include Cytology, Histology and ElectronMicroscopy.

    We report on a broad range of specimens and to service diversity ofour patient population, we have an experienced team with specialist knowledge.

    We are fortunate to have a large number of Consultant Pathologists withconsiderable experience. We also have a very proficient Scientific andTechnical staff all working together to provide a quality service.

    Our methods,training, expertise and knowledge conform to the highest standards expected byour peers and the community at large.

    We enjoy a close association with theUniversity of Auckland’s Medical School and participate in external QualityAssurance Programmes initiated by the Royal College of Pathologists(Australia).

    The Histology Department provides routine haematoxylin and eosin(H&E) stain and also a large variety of special stains. We also offer themore specialised techniques of :

  • Direct Immunofluorescence
  • Frozen Sections
  • Immunohistochemistry (more than 160 diagnosticantibodies are available)
  • About theposition :

    The Histopathologysection is currently recruiting for an experienced Scientist to join our awardwinning team. This position supports all aspects of routine Histology.

    It is extremely important for the successful candidateto have good people skills as we work together as a close Team that encouragesopen conversation.

    Histology as a discipline has real potential foradvancement. We are committed to training with an emphasis on quality.

    This is a permanent full timeposition works 40 hours per week; normal hours are Monday to Sunday rosteredshift.

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    About you :

    Our successfulcandidate must be registered as a Medical Laboratory Scientist with the MedicalSciences Council www.mscouncil. with a current annual practicingcertificate. Apart from relevant technical experience and skills, good timemanagement, interpersonal and computer skills are essential.

    We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed todeliver the best health outcomes for our total population.

    To do this weare working hard to develop a robust and capable workforce that reflects thepopulation we serve. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds withthe necessary capability and who share our values to apply and would greatlyvalue seeing more applicants from our Māori & Pacific communities.

    Ourorganisation values diversity, inclusivity and empathy. If you do too, applynow and join us to make a positive difference and to do your life’s best workat Auckland DHB .

    For more informationabout this position, contact Dr JoeMcDermott, Technical Head on 307 4949 ext 22094 or email JoeM adhb.

    govt.nzor Santosh Parab, RecruitmentConsultant at email SantoshP

    If you want to makecontributions to improve the health of our communities and do your life’s bestwork, we would love to hear from you!

    To submit application, click on the link below or visit our Careerswebsite and quote job reference number CEN07842to attach your CV andcovering letter.

    Auckland DHB iscommitted to the application of the Vulnerable Children Act 2014 and its intentto improve the safety of all children.

    This position is NOT a Children’s Workeras defined by the Act.

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