Phlebotomist | Part-Time Permanent
Closes: 01 July 2022
Classification:Technical Officer Level 1
Salary:$62,599 - $65,631 plus superannuation
Position No:28763 - 023DX
Advertised (Gazettal date):15 June 2022
Contact Officer:Louise Hyndes on or
Our Vision: creating exceptional health care together
Our Role:to be a health service that is trusted by our community
Our Values: Reliable, Progressive, Respectful and Kind
Under current Public Health Emergency Directions all Canberra Health Services staff are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.
In order to be eligible for employment with Canberra Health Services you will be required to provide evidence of vaccination against COVID-19 by way of a Vaccination Certificate or provision of an authorised exemption, for consideration. Please ensure you include this information with your application documentation.
Canberra Health Services (CHS) is focussed on the delivery of high quality, effective, person-centred care. It provides acute, sub-acute, primary, and communitybased health services, to the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) and surrounding region. More information can be found on the CHS website:
ACT Pathology is a division of the Canberra Health Services with laboratories located at both the Canberra Hospital and Calvary Public Hospital operating 24 hours, 7 days a week all year round and Collection Centres located at seven other sites. Pathology provides diagnostic and consultative services to medical specialists and general practitioners and their patients in hospital and in the community.
Customer Services, ACT Pathology is primarily the liaison between patient, clinician, and laboratory. Customer Services is responsible for the collection of pathology samples from patients within the Canberra Hospital, Calvary Public Hospital Bruce, National Capital Private Hospital, outpatient collection centres within the community and a home collection service for those that are too frail to attend an outpatient room.
Under direction of the Customer Services Manager and the Senior Supervisor Pathology Collections you will be required to perform collection procedures working across all sites, perform reception duties, data entry, stock maintenance and a liaison role with patients and clinicians.
Customer Services routinely operates Monday through to Saturday between the hours of 7am to 5:30pm. However, there may occasionally be a requirement to work outside these routine days due to public holidays and operational requirements.
CHS is committed to workforce diversity and to creating an inclusive workplace. As part of this commitment, we welcome applications from all diversity groups. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people with disability and people who identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex, or Questioning (LGBTIQ) are particularly encouraged to apply.
Ability to work in a team environment.
Good written and oral communication skills and the ability to liaise with a diverse range of clients.
Adaptability and flexibility to accommodate change and provide responsive services to meet clients needs.
Relevant Certificate III in Pathology Collection or other approved qualification with a minimum of twelve months venepuncture experience.
A current Australian drivers licence is highly desirable.
Supply certified copy of all qualifications.
Supply a minimum of two referees willing to be contacted
The successful applicant will need to be available for occasional weekend and public holiday shifts and is expected to be available during school holiday periods.
Have an understanding of National Association of Testing Authorities (NATA) accreditation requirements.
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Note:This is a permanent part-time position available at (25) hours per week. The above full-time salary will be pro-rata.
Prior to commencement successful candidates will be required to:
Undergo a pre-employment National Police Check.
Obtain a Compliance Certificate from OMU (Occupational Medicine Unit) relating to assessment, screening, and vaccination processes against specified infectious diseases.
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This is a permanent part-time position available at (25) hours per week. The above full-time salary will be pro-rata.
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