Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £17,460.00 - £18,702.00 gross per year
  • Basildon


We are Pathology First, a joint venture between the NHS and Synlab UK. We are looking for enthusiastic Medical Laboratory Assistants (MLA') to work in our state of the art Laboratories in Basildon and Southend.

As an MLA, your role is essential to the to the efficient working of the laboratory. You will be responsible for ensuring patient samples are quickly and accurately booked into our laboratory systems. This enables samples to be tested and results issued to patients across South Essex.

The successful applicant will be expected to:

* Work as part of a team

* Be comfortable dealing with blood and other human samples

* Have proficient IT skills

* Participate in a roster system, which includes early and late shifts, weekends and Bank Holidays

Full & Part time hours are available between 7am and 9pm. Full training and support will be given, no scientific background is required. As an employer we offer 25 days annual leave per year on joining, company sick pay and a contributory pension.

We have laboratories in the Bentalls Business Park in Basildon, and Laboratories in both Basildon and Thurrock University Hospital and Southend University Hospital. Successful applicants will be rostered across all three sites

If you would like more information, including a job description please visit the website 'by clicking the apply now button' -MLA-NOV.

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