Pre-Clinical Laboratory Technician

  • The University of Melbourne
  • Australia, Vic
  • Apr 30, 2022

Job Description:

Job no: 0055848
Location: Parkville
Role type:
Full time/ Continuing
Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences
Department/School: Melbourne Dental School
Level 5– $75,011 – $86,158 p.a. plus 17% super

Founded in 1853, the University of Melbourne is Australia’s #1 university and is consistently ranked amongst the leading universities in the world. We are proud of our people, our commitment to research and teaching excellence, and our global engagement.

About the Melbourne Dental School
The Melbourne Dental School has a strong tradition in dental research and an established international reputation in several research areas. Research in the School is an integral component of staff and student activities underpinning both the undergraduate and graduate curricula. The major research activities of the school are conducted by four major research groups, which cover a vast area of scientific research from basic science to clinical studies and involve a range of scientific disciplines.

About the Role
The Pre-Clinical Laboratory Technician is a member of the School’s pre-clinical team and is responsible for providing technical assistance in support of the Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS), Bachelor of Oral Health (BOH), postgraduate and continuing professional development (CPD) activities within the 3 pre-clinical laboratories of the Melbourne Dental School.

In a typical week at work, you may:

About You
You will have well-developed organisational and time management skills, including a demonstrated ability to work to deadlines and set priorities and a strong commitment to the delivery of high-quality service to all clients.

Ideally, you will further have:

Benefits of Working with Us

In addition to having the opportunity to grow and be challenged, and to be part of a vibrant campus life, our people enjoy a range of rewarding benefits:

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At UoM, we value the unique backgrounds, experiences and contributions that each person brings to our community, and we encourage and celebrate diversity. Indigenous Australians, those identifying as LGBTQIA+, females, people of all ages, with disabilities or culturally diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply for our roles. Our aim is to create a workforce that reflects the community in which we live.

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If you feel this role is right for you, please submit your application including a brief cover letter, your resume and your responses against the selection criteria^ (found in the Position Description) for the role.

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Position description: Download File Pre-Clinical Laboratory Technician PD .pdf

Applications close: 22nd May 2022 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Daylight Time