Pathology Collector Grade 2

Reference: 34941

Austin Health is the major provider of tertiary health services, health professional education and research across 3 campuses in the northeast of Melbourne and state-wide. Austin Health is world-renowned for its research and specialist work in cancer, liver transplantation, spinal cord injuries, neurology, endocrinology, mental health and rehabilitation.

An exciting opportunity currently exists for an enthusiastic and highly experienced Phlebotomist/Pathology Collector to join our Pathology Collections Department at the Austin Hospital and external sites.

Minimum requirements for this position is Certificate 111 in Pathology Collection.

To be successful in this role you must demonstrate a strong background in pathology collections, including home visits, wards and working alone at our external collection rooms when required. Excellent verbal/non verbal skills a must, ability to be able to assess your patients, good interpersonal and communication skills a must. Ability to work alone as well as part of a team. Must be computer literate and willing to learn new systems. Be able to adapt easily to departmental policies. Drivers licence essential.

Work with us! Your reward is to work in a collaborative environment which will provide you with opportunities for ongoing training and development. Your benefits will include salary packaging, and employee assistance program.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory National Police Check conducted by Austin Health and if required, a Working With Children Check.

Austin Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.