Laboratory Technician, Hamilton
Hamilton, New Zealand
Reference : 5289596
Are you ready for a new challenge?
Do you want to gain laboratory experience?
Does diagnostic laboratory work from a multitude of animal species interest you?
Gribbles Veterinary Pathology is New Zealand's leading provider of veterinary diagnostic services operating five laboratories nationwide.
This fully equipped diagnostic laboratory performs a range of domestic and export testing, on behalf of private Veterinarians research organisations, government agencies, pharmaceutical companies and zoos.
We are currently on the hunt for a Laboratory Technician to work in our Biochemistry & Haematology departments.
You will be a passionate and driven individual, willing to learn and be a part of a fantastic team. We require a go-getter attitude with high attention to detail and someone who can be fast-paced to keep up with a busy diagnostic laboratory.
In return, we provide a safe, friendly work environment with the opportunity to learn and gain experience in an expert veterinary diagnostic laboratory.
About the role :
This is a full time, permanent position with rostered Saturday work required. The successful applicant must have a working knowledge of biochemistry or haematology.
Medical or veterinary diagnostic experience is preferred but we can offer training for the right candidate and Cobas 6000 analyser, LC / GC MS or haematology experience would be a distinct advantage.
You will be willing to learn new skills, work well alone and as part of a team. Extremely well organised, detail-oriented and friendly with a strong focus on quality and customer service.
Must be accurate and self-sufficient to succeed in this role.
Essential skills and criteria :
A scientific and / or animal health background may be advantageous. The successful applicant needs to have a "hands-on" approach to their work due to the nature of the laboratory.