Full Time, Permanent
ESR is a Crown Research Institute, working with and for clients and stakeholders to deliver enhanced scientific research services for the economic, environmental and social wellbeing of New Zealand. ESR has approximately 400 staff with sites across New Zealand.
We are currently seeking someone with a great attitude and the skills to match to take up a permanent Laboratory Informatician role within our Intelligence for Action team in Kenepuru
Your New Role
Reporting to the Manager, Data and Informatics the Laboratory Informatician is part of and works closely with the Health and Environment Group, in particular the laboratories. It ensures information from laboratories is up to date and accurate. The role also works closely with epidemiologists, analysts, public health physicians in the Health Intelligence Team to lead the surveillance and integrated data management activity ESR undertakes on behalf of the Ministry of Health. The role will support the process of integrating public health information, working closely with the Business Services group and the sector to ensure our systems are appropriate for public health. Travel will be required to other ESR sites.
Key accountabilities include:
What you’ll need to succeed
What you’ll get in return
You will get to work with a passionate team, who take pride in the quality of their work and have the opportunity to contribute to public health responses across New Zealand. You will also get to be part of a very unique institution that supports the wellbeing of the community and wider New Zealand.
ESR promotes active work/life policies including family-friendly initiatives and flexible hours. You’ll receive ongoing personal development, free car parking as well as access to a Southern Cross group membership scheme.
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Please note the successful applicant will be required to complete a pre-employment drug-screen and police records check as conditions of employment