Genetic Scientist

Apply before: 23 / 03 / 2018
Position Type: Full Time
Location: Macquarie Park
Refcode: R8026 Genetics
A great opportunity has arisen within the Douglass Hanly Moir Pathology (DHM) Molecular Genetics Department for a scientist experienced with molecular genetics. Molecular genetics is a critical component of the future of DHM, a part of the Sonic Healthcare medical diagnostic companies.
DHM runs a busy, fully NATA-accredited diagnostic genetics department, specialising in genetic testing for disease diagnosis and susceptibility, for relationship testing and for pharmacogenetics. Established techniques include DNA extraction, PCR, real-time PCR, Sanger sequencing, fragment analysis, as well as NGS and Luminex technologies. As a consequence of our growth strategy, a full-time position has become available for a suitably qualified and experienced scientist to assist in our routine diagnostic testing.
Applicants must hold a recognised degree in Science or Medical Science with at least three years' laboratory experience in DNA testing techniques. Experience in medical genetic diagnostics and forensic DNA testing is desirable. Postgraduate qualifications would be an advantage. The successful applicant will be self-motivated, flexible and have in-depth knowledge of genetic theory and genetic techniques. 
This is a rare opportunity for a motivated and talented scientist who wants to be involved in this rapidly growing, accredited medical genetics laboratory.
For further information, please contact the Department Manager, Terri Sivertsen on (02) 9855 5295 during business hours.
Written applications, including relevant experience, quoting reference (R8026 Genetics) in the subject line of your email, should be sent to the Human Resources manager at, by Friday, March 23, 2018. 
Applicants for this position must have the appropriate working rights to work in Australia, and will be required to sign an acceptance that the Company may conduct a police check.
Douglass Hanly Moir Pathology is an equal opportunity employer.

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Position Name: Genetic Scientist
Position Type: Full Time
Refcode: R8026 Genetics

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