Position Details
Reference Number 20213
Position Title Laboratory Technician Grade 1 - Molecular Pathology
Employment Type Permanent Full Time
Division Business Ventures
Location Melbourne
Award Classification Award : Allied Health Professionals
Classification From: BU1 - MED LAB TECH GR1 YR1
Classification To: BU8 - MED LAB TECH GR1 YR8
Position Summary

Outstanding candidates are encouraged to apply for positions now open at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre – a place where our normal days are extraordinary; as are the people we care for.


Peter Mac is one of a handful of integrated cancer research, education and treatment centres in the world. Each day our team strives to provide the very best in cancer care, even better treatments and potential cancer cures for all people affected by cancer.


Globally, we are facing one of the most pivotal times in the pursuit of cancer cures, and Peter Mac stands at its forefront. Together, we aim to lead a new era of cancer prevention, care and discovery, supported by state-of-the-art facilities at our new home within the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre building.


Your role in our future.


The Molecular Pathology Laboratory in the Department of Pathology is looking for a laboratory technician to join our team and to support molecular diagnostic services. The position presents an exciting opportunity to gain invaluable experience in this rapidly growing field.

As a suitably qualified and experienced technician, you will be responsible for supporting a diagnostic service based upon detecting and analysing acquired and inherited mutations. Previous pathology experience and experience in molecular diagnostics would be highly desirable.

You will receive extensive on-the-job training in Pathology molecular diagnostics as specified by our regulatory requirements and quality systems, as well as exposure to a wide range of projects based upon innovative research from local and international collaborators.


For further information about this opportunity, please review the position description or contact us for a confidential discussion.


Peter Mac offers its employees the following benefits:

  • Salary Packaging
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Central City Location
  • Training and Development Program
Selection Criteria Desirable: Do you have any experience working in a diagnostic / clinical laboratory?
Contact Person Michelle McBean
Contact Number 8559 8402
Alternate Contact Person Anthony H. Bell
Alternate Contact Number 8559 8400
Closing Date 30/07/2021
Position Description
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