Permanent - Chief Medical Scientist - Microbiology - Dublin

Posted 08 March 2023
Salary £67000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Biomedical Science JobsOther biomedical scientist roles
Contact NameDuncan Rennie

Job description

Maxxima’s permanent team are recruiting for a Chief Medical Scientist, skilled in Microbiology. This is an exciting opportunity to join Ireland's leading independent provider of medical laboratory testing services, based in Dublin.

We are currently seeking to recruit a Chief Medical Scientist in Microbiology to join our team. The organisation offers attractive and competitive compensation and benefits packages to all our employees. This is a very high-level role in the Microbiology department and we hope to attract someone with experience in a Microbiology environment. The organisation offers a very attractive and competitive compensation and benefits packages to all our employees. The successful candidate will be responsible for the operational management and development of our Microbiology Department.

Location: Dublin
Employment Type: Permanent, Full time hours
Hours: 37.5 hours a week
Salary: Up to £67,000

What will you need to succeed in this role? 
Candidates must be able to provide evidence that they satisfy the requirements for registration to practice by the state agency CORU, confirmation of recognition by CORU. However, ideally full registration is required.
Bachelor Degree & Master Degree in Biomedical Science.
Minimum of 2 years proven operational experience as a Senior Medical Laboratory Scientist in a Microbiology Department.
Possess at least 7 years full time Clinical experience in Clinical Diagnostic Laboratory as Medical Scientist in Microbiology.
Committed to laboratory accreditation with proven experience in achieving and/or maintaining accreditation to the ISO 15189 medical testing standard.
Proven experience in developing, implementing and monitoring performance against KPIs.
Have recruited, trained and lead a team of skilled medical and administrative staff and created and effective working team.
Committed to continuous improvement and professional development of oneself and colleagues.

Unlock your potential:
If you are you looking for a new exciting challenge with Ireland's leading independent provider of medical laboratory testing services. in the heart of Dublin- please apply today!

What are the next steps?
If the role sounds like the perfect fit for you, please apply now.

If you are interested in registering with us, would like to know more about this position or simply discuss any other opportunities we have, we would love to hear from you.

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About Maxxima
The minute you register with us we make it about one thing: you. The first time we talk you'll realise we know your speciality inside out.

Our expert recruitment consultants are here to find you the very best opportunities and help you every step of the way in securing the greatest placement. We hold preferred or sole supplier status with many clients which means you'll have access to a range of opportunities that can't be found
anywhere else.

Maxxima is proud to be an equitable, diverse, and inclusive employer, if you require any reasonable adjustment or support during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting our team. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.