Respiratory Screening Aides (Covid-19 Collection) - Orange

Tuesday, 04 January 2022

Refcode: R22003

Apply before: 28/01/2022

Position type: 3 month contract
Location: Orange  

Would you like to help your community in the challenge against COVID in these unprecedented times?


Barratt & Smith Pathology, NSW’s premier pathology services provider, has part time contract positions available for Respiratory Screening Aides in the Orange area.

As a Respiratory Screening Aide, you will swab patients for COVID in a variety of settings settings (including collection centers, aged care facilities and drive-thru testing sites) and will frequently don and doff personal protective equipment (PPE). You will prepare specimens for testing at our central laboratory.

The successful applicants must be honest, reliable, able to work as part of a professional team, have excellent communication and interpersonal skills. They will also be required to complete a targeted training program. Previous experience is highly desirable, but not essential, as full training will be provided.

Prior to commencement, all successful applicants will be required to provide documentary evidence of the following:

• A current First Aid certificate (HLTAID011)
• Vaccinations including influenza (as per our the collection information kit)
• A current driver's licence

The contract will be for a 3 month period. At the end of this period there may be the possibility of an extension or progression into a permanent Pathology Aide pr Pathology Collector position.

Applications, quoting reference (R22003) and including relevant experience to the Human Resources Department, 

Prior to and at all times during employment, applicants for this position must have the appropriate working rights to work in Australia and will be required to have a valid satisfactory National Police Check and Working With Children Check. Applicants must be willing to be vaccinated against COVID-19 and have an Influenza vaccination annually.

Douglass Hanly Moir Pathology is an equal opportunity employer.