Senior Respiratory Scientist (518658)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Jun 5, 2024
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:


The role:

Assist the Head of Unit Respiratory Medicine in the planning and management of the operation and development of the Department of Respiratory Medicine at the Royal Hobart Hospital, ensuring the laboratory provides an accredited service which is in accordance with Department requirements and national standards.

Provide safe, high quality and compassionate patient care in delivery of laboratory operations, staff training, performance of routine and complex testing, and participation in educational and research activities.

Note: - Please refer to the Statement of Duties for all the selection criteria of this position to address in your application.

The area:

Details of Appointment

Permanent, full time, shift-worker positions, working 76 hours per fortnight, commencing as soon as possible.

*notwithstanding hours to be negotiated with the successful applicant

Salary: $106,966 to $123,013 per annum. Our Employer 11% superannuation contribution is on top of this amount.

You’ll have access to salary package a range of benefits including living expenses up to $9,010 + $2,650 in meal entertainment each FBT year + other benefits if eligible.

In addition, the following allowances calculated on the salaried incremental point may be available:


Successful applicants will be required to meet the essential criteria:

Eligible for membership to the following:

Applicants should note the following criteria are desirable:

  1. Experience or an equivalent qualification, appropriate to the nature of the work

The Head of the State Service has determined that the person nominated for this job is to satisfy a pre‑employment check before taking up the appointment, on promotion or transfer. The following checks are to be conducted:

  1. Conviction checks in the following areas:
  1. Identification check
  2. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

Download the Statement of Duties and any Associated Documents

We encourage you to review the Applicant Guide, Statement of Duties, prior to applying for an overview of the duties, program, selection process and selection criteria.

Statement of Duties

Applicant Guide

How to Apply

Apply Online. Please click the "Apply" button on this screen. This ensures important questions about you are answered.

You will be prompted to complete a 1-2 page application detailing your experience, skills and knowledge as they relate to the attached Statement of Duties.

Please note:

For more information

Tegan Clayton
Respiratory Scientist in Charge/Manager -Sleep Medicine Laboratory
Phone: (03) 6166 0042

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