Senior Technical Officer

at University of Melbourne

An opportunity exists for a motivated microbiology scientist individual to join our team at the Microbiological Diagnostic Unit, Public Health Laboratory (MDU PHL). MDU PHL provides a reference testing and advisory service for the Department of Health Victoria. This work is supported by cutting edge molecular and genomics platforms, expertise in infectious disease epidemiology and infection control. We are currently seeking an experienced diagnostic microbiology scientist to work in our Reference, Unusual Pathogens and Antimicrobial Resistance Unit. The role will involve testing and reporting on patient samples, overseeing the day to day operations and contributing to the quality management system under the supervision of the Section Leader. The position would suit a candidate with a strong background in clinical microbiology and experience in antimicrobial resistance testing. Molecular diagnostic microbiology would be an advantage.

Parkville Victoria Australia

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