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Reference Number 45251
Position Title Pathology Collector - Phlebotomist
Internal Only This position is open to employees of Melbourne Health only
Location Melbourne Health Pathology
Award Health & Allied Srv [4]
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  • Pathology Collector – Phlebotomist 
  • Melbourne Health Shared Pathology Service
  • Part time fixed term till March 31st 2019 

The Royal Melbourne is one of Victoria’s largest hospitals providing a comprehensive range of health services including acute, sub-acute, general, and specialist medical services throughout inpatient and community based facilities. We are also a proud part of the world renowned Melbourne Biomedical Precinct, working in collaboration to advance research for continuous improvement of clinical care.


We are looking for passionate and dedicated individuals to join our Pathology Collection team. We currently have 3 positions available both part time and full time.


Your Opportunity:


This position provides blood collection services to the outpatient collection rooms and the wards of Melbourne Private Hospital and The Royal Melbourne Hospital.


The position involves:

  • Transporting specimens within campus to appropriate courier or sample reception area, as required.
  • The ID2 Phlebotomist will rotate between all areas of specimen collection service, as rostered at one or all locations where Melbourne Health Pathology Collection operates
  • Adhere to Melbourne Health’s Policy and Procedure; including Hand Hygiene, patient identification and tube labelling
  • Demonstrate professional care with respect to patient privacy and confidentiality
  • Working weekdays, evenings, weekend shifts and being on call at weekends on rotation

About You:

  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Ability to prioritise workload
  • Experience in venepuncture and pathology collection
  • Certificate 3 or 4 in blood collection


  • A rewarding career offering great prospects for career diversity and professional advancement including mentorship and leadership programs.
  • Comprehensive Health & Wellbeing Programs including; On-site staff gym, Staff Medical Service, Employee Assistance Program, Peer Support Program - run by our dedicated employees.
  • Salary packaging options,onsite car parking available.



Find out more about The Royal Melbourne Hospital https://www.thermh.org.au  If you have any questions or require more information, connect with us.  We look forward to hearing from you.


Melbourne Health is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity, ethical practice, and the principles of Cultural Diversity and social inclusion.


All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Record Check and a Working With Children Check. Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of an immunisation assessment prior to commencement.


We build teams that embrace our values – caring, excellence, integrity, respect, and unity.


Join us to be the first in Care, Research and Learning

Selection Criteria Essential: Do you hold a Certificate 3 or 4 in Pathology collection?
Essential: Do you have recent blood collection experience ?
Essential: Do you hold full Working Rights in Australia
Contact Person Margaret Leete
Contact Number 93428001
Closing Date 18/01/2019
Position Description
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