Senior Technical Officer

6 days left

Melbourne, Australia
20 Jun 2019
End of advertisement period
21 Jul 2019
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Work type: Fixed Term
Location: Parkville
Division/Faculty: Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences
Department/School: School of Biomedical Sciences
Salary: $83,301 - $90,170 (UOM 6)
Role & Superannuation rate: Professional - Full time - 9.5% super

An opportunity exists for a motivated microbiology scientist individual to join our team at the Microbiological Diagnostic Unit, Public Health Laboratory (MDU PHL). MDU PHL provides a reference testing and advisory service for the Department of Health Victoria. This work is supported by cutting edge molecular and genomics platforms, expertise in infectious disease epidemiology and infection control. We are currently seeking an experienced diagnostic microbiology scientist to work in our Reference, Unusual Pathogens and Antimicrobial Resistance Unit. The role will involve testing and reporting on patient samples, overseeing the day to day operations and contributing to the quality management system under the supervision of the Section Leader. The position would suit a candidate with a strong background in clinical microbiology and experience in antimicrobial resistance testing. Molecular diagnostic microbiology would be an advantage.

Applications close: 21 Jul 2019 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Standard Time