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Respiratory Scientist

Peninsula Pulmonary Function Laboratory in Frenchs Forest, NSW

Part-time permanent
0.4FTE or 16hours
Application closing date: 18th of June 2021

 

More details regarding the role are below 

 

 

Respiratory Scientist

Peninsula Pulmonary Function Laboratory

Permanent part-time

0.4 FTE at the Frenchs Forest location

About us

Peninsula Pulmonary Function Laboratory is a private practice located in French Forest and Crows Nest. The respiratory laboratory is fully accredited with the Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand. The laboratory is an intrinsic part of Peninsula Respiratory Group and supports the physicians in their patient’s diagnosis and treatment. All testing is centred around best patient outcome and the highest quality of care.

The laboratory currently provides comprehensive lung function testing that include (but is not limited to): Spirometry, Gas transfer (DLCO), Body plethysmography, Bronchial challenge testing, Allergy skin prick testing, Exhaled nitric oxide, 6 Minute walk test and Overnight oximetry.

About the role

In this role, you will perform comprehensive lung function testing and assure that all tests meet accreditation standards. You are able to connect with patients quickly and guide them to the best results. You will assist in regular quality assurance programs and will work closely with your colleagues, the administrative team and our Respiratory & Sleep physicians. Part of your role will be to perform administrative tasks associated with the laboratory activities.

Skills and experience

A tertiary degree in Medical Science/Science or Nursing is essential

Experience in performing lung function tests is highly desirable

Good communication skills with team members and patients

Empathy and a high standard of clinical practice

Attention for detail and accuracy

Enjoy working in a small team

Strong organisational and time management skills

Remuneration

Health Professionals and Support Services Award 2020 based on experience.

Please note: only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview.

Please send your CV and cover letter to or for more information please contact:

Carolina Langbroek

Pulmonary Function Laboratory Manager

Ph: 02 9975 4911

[email protected]

Respiratory Scientist

Melbourne Interventional Pulmonology Group (Box Hill)

Casual/Part Time
1 to 2 days/week
Application closing date: 18th of June 2021

More details regarding the role are below 

 

One of Melbourne’s highly specialized Interventional Pulmonologists has created a comprehensive service for his patients. Melbourne Interventional Pulmonology Group is interested in an experienced Respiratory Scientist to assist in running an outpatient Lung Function Lab, starting at 1 to 2 days per week, with potential for growth.

 

MIPG is interested in finding an experienced Respiratory Scientist, to perform testing, initially at 1 day per week (Tuesdays)and once monthly Mondays, with potential for further testing hours in future. The successful applicant with perform outpatient lung function tests on the latest Ganshorn bodybox and Bosch FeNO equipment. Tests will include; spirometry, exhaled nitric oxide, diffusion capacity, bronchoprovocation challenge (mannitol), CO, Hb, MIPS/MEPS and lung volume measurements.

In accordance with established laboratory procedures the scientist will be expected to:

· Ensure the correct functioning of laboratory equipment by performing the required maintenance and calibration procedures

· Perform the requested procedures ensuring measurement accuracy and the highest standards of patient care are achieved

· Ensure the safety of patients undergoing testing procedures

· Adhere to infection control and universal precautions

· Actively participate and contribute to the conduct and development of an effective quality assurance program

· Keep abreast of new development in respiratory technology and physiology

· Assist in managing the laboratory such as ordering consumables, general office procedures

· Maintain records of equipment, consumables and statistics

Essential criteria:

· Applicants must have at a minimum a bachelor degree in clinical measurements, applied science, exercise physiology, medical science or of a similar nature

· Experience in the field is essential

· Excellent time management skills

· Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to liaise with a variety of people

· Proven ability to work as part of a team or independently as required

· Strong analytical and problem solving skills

· Strong attention to detail

· Technologically competent

· Experience using Ganshorn and Bosch equipment is desirable, but training can be provided.

 

Job Type: Casual

Salary: Award + 10%

 

Work Eligibility:

· The candidate can work permanently with no restriction on hours (Required)

 

Your application, CV and any questions in regards to the position can be directed to [email protected] This position will close on the 18th of June 2021.

Respiratory Scientist

Top End Health Services

Full Time
Application closing date: 18th of June 2021

About us:

The department aims to achieve the best health and wellbeing for all Territorians.

The Top End Health Service offers broad clinical experience and opportunities to improve practical skills as well as a great lifestyle, spectacular geography and unique medical opportunities. On site facilities at Royal Darwin include a beautiful 25m swimming pool, gym, squash and tennis courts. 

The Respiratory and Sleep Study Medicine service at the RDPH (Royal Darwin and Palmerston Hospital) provides a wide range of services with a variety of case mix. We treat Acute and Chronic Respiratory and Sleep Disorders.

The Respiratory and Sleep study Medicine at RDPH is interested in an experienced Respiratory Scientist to assist in the Pulmonary Function Laboratory and other Top End Health Service related services on respiratory function testing to support timely diagnosis and treatment.

About the role:

  • Single point of accountability for respiratory lung function laboratory at Royal Darwin Hospital and Palmerston Regional Hospital. The position will provide day to day services, including standard and advanced diagnosis tests for both inpatients and outpatients, ensuring that all testing meets accreditation standards and the quality assurance and calibration process are comprehensively completed.
  • Research, design, administer and evaluate the provision of clinical, risk and treatment needs assessment and interventions for respiratory illnesses utilising appropriate methods, technology and equipment, prepare written clinical assessment reports, maintain relevant documentation, and provide advice and briefs to the senior executive on the laboratory’s operations.
  • Participate in Quality Assurance activities and the development and ongoing improvement of operational guidelines to satisfy accreditation requirements of the thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand (TSANZ).
  • Assist Senior Leadership Teams with the Top end Health Service to implement recommendations arising from TSANZ accreditation reviews.
  • Follow defined service quality standards, work health and safety policies and procedures relating to the work being undertaken in order to ensure high quality , safe services and workplaces

Job Type: Fixed 6 months

Skills and Experience:

Essential

  • Territory Qualifications in a related discipline such as respiratory or pulmonary science or related healthcare field.
  • Ability to travel to regional and/or remote centres
  • Drivers Licence

Highly desirable

  • 5 years’ experience performing standard and advanced respiratory function diagnostic procedures and investigations
  • Post graduate qualifications in respiratory or pulmonary science(Masters level or similar
  • Certified Respiratory Function Scientist (CRFS) credential and experience in Sleep Studies

Remuneration:

Full salary, allowances and other conditions of employment will be as per the enterprise agreement or Commissioner for Public Employment’s Determination

Please note: only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview.

Your CV and cover letter can be forwarded to [email protected]  and any questions in regards to the position can be forwarded to Subash Heraganahally via email at [email protected]

This position will close on the 18th of June 2021.

Salary: HSO Level P1 $80,705 - $111,971 p.a. (inclusive of base salary and 9.5% superannuation) plus generous salary packaging and additional allowances as outlined in the award where appropriate Location: Murdoch Unit/Division: Fiona Stanley Fremantle Hospital Group / Respiratory Medicine Work Type: Permanent - Full Time, Fixed Term - Full Time

Position No: Pool Ref 00113725

Closing Date: 2021-06-15 4:00 PM (YYYY-MM-DD)

 

This is a Recruitment Pool for Permanent Full Time and Fixed Term Full Time appointments with the possibility of extension(s).

 

Position Profile: These roles provide a quality and timely diagnostic service in pulmonary physiology for inpatients and Outpatients that is up to date and responsive to the needs of the patients and their physicians. This includes performing specialised tests, maintaining equipment and consumable supplies, analysing results and practicing quality assurance. Participation in ongoing educational and research activities is an integral part of the role.

 

Area Profile: Fiona Stanley Hospital (FSH) is a 783-bed tertiary hospital offering a range of health services including the State Rehabilitation Service, a comprehensive cancer centre, purpose-built mental health unit, maternity, paediatric and neonatal services, and the State Adult Burns Service. FSH also delivers specialised services such as heart and lung transplantations and hyperbaric medicine.

 

Selection Criteria: Please see the Job Description Form (available online at www.jobs.health.wa.gov.au).

 

For Further Job Related Information: We encourage you to contact Danae Symes on 08 6152 5810. If you experience difficulties while applying online, please contact Employee Services on 13 44 77 for immediate assistance during business hours.

 

Application Instructions: Applicants are requested to apply online (www.jobs.health.wa.gov.au)

 

Job Title: Respiratory Scientist/FIT testing co-ordinator

Institution: Austin Health

Location: Melbourne, Victoria

FTE: Full-time (40 hrs/week with ADO)

Employment status: Fixed term (12 months)

Renumeration: Grade 3 Scientist ($100,536.80 - $113,911.20pa)

Closing Date: 21st June 2021

 

Job description:

There is a current vacancy for a fixed term full time Grade 3 Scientist for the role of ‘Fit Test Coordinator / Respiratory Scientist’ in the Respiratory Laboratory, Department of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine (40 hours per week with ADO).

The Austin Respiratory Laboratory is a centre for excellence. As part of a teaching hospital, this large clinical laboratory service performs a comprehensive range of patient testing. The laboratory plays a cornerstone role in the department and has links to the wider hospital service as well as having links to other clinical services and academic institutions. It provides services to the state-wide Victorian Respiratory Support Service and has a proud association with the Institute for Breathing and Sleep.

The Respiratory Lab is expanding to incorporate fit testing of staff to ensure proper N95/P2 mask fit.

As such, this vacancy represents an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and suitably qualified scientist to establish and coordinate this service under the direction of the Senior Scientist, Respiratory Lab in collaboration with the Respiratory Protection Program Coordinator. Coordination will include the day-to-day operation of the Fit Testing Service and contribution to the review, enhancement, and reporting of the service. Involvement in respiratory function testing is also anticipated once the service is established and staff rotation is feasible.

 

The successful applicant will have substantial relevant or translatable experience and enjoy the combination of technical, inter-personal, clinical and physiology skills required for the position and possibly be able to work outside normal hours, at times, to ensure adequate accessibility of the service for all staff.

Fit testing experience is desirable, although full training can be provided.

Email expressions of interest or queries to: [email protected]

 

Closing Date: 21st June 2021

Job Title: Respiratory Scientist/FIT tester

Institution: Austin Health

Location: Melbourne, Victoria

FTE: Full-time (40 hrs/week with ADO) and part time (15.2 hrs/week)

Employment status: Fixed term (12 months)

Renumeration: Grade 1-2 Scientist ($58,827.60 - $98,285.20pa pro rata)

Closing Date: 21st June 2021

Job description:

There are current vacancies for fixed-term full-time (3) and part-time (1) grade 1 or 2 scientists as ‘Fit Test / Respiratory Scientists’ in the Respiratory Laboratory, Department of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine. There are 3x full time roles (each 40 hours per week with ADO) and 1x part time role (15.2 hours per week). Grading (1 or 2) will be in accordance with the applicable Enterprise Bargaining Agreement (EBA) as indicated in the position descriptions.

The Austin Respiratory Laboratory is a centre for excellence. As part of a teaching hospital, this large clinical laboratory service performs a comprehensive range of patient testing. The laboratory plays a cornerstone role in the department and has links to the wider hospital and to other clinical services and institutions, including services to the state-wide Victorian Respiratory Support Service and the Institute for Breathing and Sleep.

 

The Respiratory Lab is expanding to incorporate fit testing of staff to ensure proper N95/P2 mask fit. As such, these vacancies represents an exciting opportunity for enthusiastic and suitably qualified scientists. Duties will include fit testing of Austin staff. Involvement in respiratory function testing is also anticipated once the service is established and staff rotation is feasible.

The successful applicant(s) will be appropriately qualified and enjoy the combination of technical, inter-personal, clinical and physiology skills required for the position and be able to work outside normal hours, at times, to ensure adequate accessibility of the service for all staff. Fit testing experience is desirable, although full training can be provided.

 

Email expressions of interest or queries to: [email protected]

Closing Date: 21st June 2021