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The Royal Adelaide Hospital


  • Central Adelaide Local Health Network - The Royal Adelaide Hospital
  • Total Indicative Remuneration  MeS-1  $71,596/$87,209 p.a.
  • Permanent part-tine working 30 hours per week

Required to perform lung function tests on patients referred to the laboratory which is a major referral centre offering an extensive range of tests.  Requires skills in operating computer-based, specialised testing equipment and  must be able to interact with and encourage patients to achieve maximal performance on tests.  Must employ scientific knowledge and rigour to all aspects of laboratory work to maintain the highest quality work and comply with national and international best practice.  Contributes to accreditation, research and development activities in the laboratory.

Bachelor of Science Degree or Bachelor of Applied Science (Medical Laboratory Science) or equivalent.

The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.


Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check and compliant Immunisation screening. 

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply.


 739338 Medical Scientist.pdf


  • Advertised:

6 Nov 2020 4:30 am

  • Applications close:

20 Nov 2020 11:25 pm, Cen. Australia Daylight Time


Contact Details:

Full name Rebecca Rostig

Phone number 7074 5212

Email address [email protected]

Grade 3 Respiratory Scientist

Northern Health (all campuses)
Permanent Full Time
Closing date: 02/12/2020

An exciting opportunity exists for an enthusiastic Grade 3 Respiratory Scientist to join the Respiratory team at Northern Health.  

The role:

The Grade 3 Respiratory Scientist will provide supervision of junior scientific staff as well as performing respiratory and physiological testing within the Department of Respiratory Medicine at Northern Health. 

About you:

The successful applicant will be responsible for ensuring the attainment of high standards of laboratory measurement and patient care. Experience with cardiopulmonary exercise testing/complex testing, show attention to detail (and enjoy) documentation writing, involvement in research/collaborations and those proven to be a strong role model to other scientists is highly desirable. 

About Northern Health

As an organisation we have a clear focus on how we service and partner with our community, including our strategy of helping the community stay well when at home. Our reputation of community minded, inclusive and progressive is matched to none.  

Next Steps . . .

If this opportunity sounds like is for you more information available at 

For queries or expressions of interest please contact Nicholas Romeo at [email protected] or (03) 8405 2444

Job title: Respiratory and Sleep Scientist at Respirologist

Location: Mater Medical Centre South Brisbane, QLD and Westside Private Hospital, Taringa

FTE: Casual, part-time and full-time options available

Closing date: Please apply ASAP. Application open until position filled or 27/11/2020.

How to apply: Applications must be submitted via email ONLY to [email protected] Please list "Respiratory and Sleep Scientist application- (then you name)" in the subject line. Applications submitted via Seek will not be viewed. Any further questions, please call Matthew Leong on 3123 5350.

We are looking for a Respiratory and Sleep Scientist to join our team. Casual, part time or full-time position is available for the right candidate. Previous experience conducting complex lung function testing, home based sleep study set up and sleep study analysis is highly desirable. We are looking for a reliable team member who demonstrates good values-based qualities which include, respect, integrity, effective communication, teamwork and high performance.

Responsibilities include:

Conduct complex lung function- spirometry, gas transfer, static lung volumes, FeNO, respiratory muscle strength testing, cardiopulmonary exercise testing.

Conduct sleep study analysis.

Set up and download home ambulatory sleep investigations.

Conduct patient mask fittings and education on positive airway pressure equipment.

Maintain quality assurance practices including calibration and maintenance of equipment as per the respiratory and sleep services accreditation standards.

Contribute to the development of and maintenance of laboratory procedure manuals.

Strong desire for continued education and professional development.

Mandatory requirements:

Completed undergraduate/postgraduate degree in science with a strong component in human physiology.

Current certification in cardiopulmonary resuscitation and basic life support.

A current driver’s license is also necessary as our specialists work between two sites (Mater Medical Centre and Westside Private Hospital.

Prior experience in respiratory and/or sleep investigations will be highly desirable.

The physical demands of this position require the employee to frequently stand, kneel and crouch. The employee must safely regularly lift and/or move up to 5kg, frequently lift and/or move up to 15kg and occasionally lift up to 20kg.

Remuneration will be commensurate with experience.

Job Title: Respiratory Scientist

Institution: Austin Hospital

Location: Melbourne, Victoria

FTE: Part-time (24 hrs/week, Wed-Fri)

Employment status: Temporary (12-month backfill)

Renumeration: Grade 2 Scientist ($87,287 - $98,285pa pro rata)

Closing Date: 22nd November 2020


Job description:

An exciting opportunity exists within the Respiratory Laboratory at the Austin Hospital for an experienced scientist to join the team. This large tertiary laboratory performs wide range of investigations including complex lung function tests, bronchial challenge testing, arterial blood gases and CPET.

This 12-month backfill position is available for a grade 2 scientist to work 3 days/week (Wed-Fri) within the respiratory laboratory. This position will primarily involve routine and some complex lung function testing within this large tertiary laboratory service which covers several sites. The position will also require active participation in a quality assurance program. Previous experience in lung function testing is required, with experience in cardiopulmonary exercise testing and/or arterial blood gas sampling also desirable. Applicants should possess an appropriate tertiary qualification and relevant experience in the field of lung function testing.


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


Closing Date: 22nd November 2020