Senior Medical Scientist - Biochemistry/Near Patient Testing

Job-type Permanent
Salary competitive
Reference J353577
Date Published 24 days ago
Role: Senior Medical Scientist - Biochemistry/ Near Patient Testing
Location: Dublin
Salary: €52,374 - €70,039

Senior Medical Scientist - (Biochemistry/Near Patient Testing) required by TTM on behalf of a Hospital based in Dublin 11.

This Hospital has 34 Orthopaedic Surgeons and is Ireland's largest dedicated Orthopaedic centre, the national referral centre for post-prosthetic joint infections, Ireland's primary referral centre for bone and soft tissue tumours, and the dedicated surgical centre for the National Sarcoma Service. They also provide orthopaedic oncology, rehabilitation, rheumatology and paediatric services, and sports and exercise medicine. Home to the National Bone Bank, the Hospital is affiliated with RCSI, UCD and DCU as a teaching establishment. Moreover, we undertake exciting research in collaboration with academic partners, peers, scientists, engineers and industry.

The Biochemistry Department, which is accredited to ISO 15189:2012, processes more than 90,000 tests annually, providing services for the Hospital and an external Private Hospital. The department plans to develop the Near Patient Testing service in line with ISO 22870:2016 accreditation. The Department is well equipped with technology/instrumentation. Winpath LIS, Beckman Coulter Au480, Beckman Coulter Access and Radiometer ABL Flex 90.

Candidates will be placed on the multi-disciplinary (Biochemistry/Haematology/Blood Transfusion) on-call Rota contingent upon the Hospital being satisfied that they have the required competency and experience to work on call.

• BSc in Biomedical Science/Medical Laboratory Science only ACSLM/CORU approved degrees can be considered
• CORU registration
• Minimum 4 years post grad Experience in Biochemistry
• Knowledge and experience of working in an ISO15189 accredited Medical Laboratory

  • Positive working environment
  • Flexible working hours
  • Professional development opportunities
  • A contributory staff pension scheme
  • Credit Union and Group Insurance Scheme
  • Free parking
  • Excellent staff engagement
  • Subsidised restaurant
  • Staff library

If you are interested and wish to apply, please send your CV to Michelle at or call 01 5134908 for further information

TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.