Medical Laboratory Scientist - AutoLab (Biochemistry & Haematology) (1.0FTE) at Northland District Health Board (Whangarei), Northland
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
We've made Northland DHB much more than just a place to come to work. Every day brings opportunities to leave things better than you found them. And with each opportunity, you're trusted to achieve the best outcomes for our patients. You can make an impact on your community and on your own professional development – all whilst enjoying a flexible and healthy work-life balance.
Northland DHB is committed to Te Tiriti o Waitangi and holds stewardship for equitable health outcomes for Māori as Tāngata Whenua as the highest priority.
Achieving the best health outcomes for our patients starts with expecting the best from ourselves, and right now Northland DHB is looking for an exceptional Medical Laboratory Scientist to join the Autolab at Whangarei Hospital.
Working as a part of the AutoLab scientist team, you will be confident to deliver, but not limited to:
- provide a quality & safe laboratory service that ensures timely, accurate results to laboratory users.
- participate in the receipt, documentation, registration, processing and reporting of all specimens, including those referred to other laboratories, as required by authorized policies and protocols.
- perform other technical and operational duties normally expected of a Laboratory Scientist, such as those involving quality and safety for the efficient and effective operations of the laboratory service.
Key skills and attributes include being:
- Confident with computer based LIS systems
- Positive, adaptable, flexible and motivated
- Availability to work rostered shift duty to cover 24 hour laboratory service on a 1 in ten rotational basis.
You will be responsible for processing and analysing specimens in AutoLab and ensuring that all testing is performed conforming to Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) and IANZ requirements.
With a new purpose built laboratory on the horizon start your exciting journey with Northland DHB – Due to a laboratory restructuring process, we are looking for an exceptional Medical Laboratory Scientist with experience using Biochemistry and Haematology equipment, with Morphology knowledge as an advantage, and a passion for Patient service to join the Autolab team.
You will be a MLS with a passion for Biochemistry and Haematology automation, eligible to work in New Zealand and holding current registration with the Medical Sciences Board of New Zealand (www.mscouncil.org.nz). Experience in automation diagnostics will be an advantage.
A career with Northland DHB will see you action meaningful change in the region we love, and in your professional development – all whilst enjoying everything the stunning North has to offer. You really can enjoy the best of both.
Our people live our Values:
Tangata I te tuatahi People First - People are central to all we do
Whakaute (tuku mana) Respect - We treat others as they would like to be treated
Manaaki Caring - We nurture those around us, and treat all with dignity and compassion
Whakawhitiwhiti korero Communication - We communicate safely, openly and with respect to promote clear understanding
Taumata teitei (hirangi) Excellence - Our attitude of excellence inspires success, competence, confidence and innovation
Vacancy No: AH21-150a
Closes: 9 December 2021
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Northland District Health Board (Whangarei)|
|Position type:||Permanent Full time|
|Attachment:||AH21-150a Med Lab Scientist - Autolab.pdf (PDF, 341KB)
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