Job Description

Job reference: #9631


Brand: QML Pathology


Location: 29A Brisbane Street, Mackay QLD 4740


Work type: Casual (Casual) hours per week


Schedule: Various shifts between Monday to Sunday and Public Holidays, as required.


About us

QML Pathology is part of Healius Limited, one of Australia's leading healthcare companies, Healius is synonymous with quality, affordable and accessible healthcare for all Australians. It has an expansive network of pathology laboratories, collection centres and diagnostic imaging centres. Through this footprint and its 10,500+ people, Healius provides specialty diagnostic services to consumers and their referring practitioners. Healius provides quality healthcare services that are easily accessible and cost efficient, while supporting the coordination and continuity of quality patient care.


About the role

We are seeking an individual who is highly motivated to become part of a passionate and engaged team. Your key responsibilities will include, but not be limited to, the following:

  • Routine courier runs predominantly for the pickup and delivery of pathology samples including urgent specimens, blood products, test results and clinical waste
  • Liaising between Referring Medical Practitioners and the Medical Liaison Officer with regards to store orders
  • Processing, packing and delivery of supplies to Medical Practitioners as required
  • Preparation and delivery of reports and stock control in main laboratory
  • Maintaining patient confidentiality and integrity
  • Compliance and adherence with Policies and Procedures, Work Health and Safety Procedures and Quality Assurance processes


About you

To be considered for this position, you will need to have a great blend of skills, including:

  • A current full (unrestricted) driver licence is required
  • Previous experience delivering an exceptional customer experience
  • Excellent communication and time management skills
  • Physical capability to be able to manage a minimum of 30 stops per day
  • Ability to follow instructions and use initiative to make sound decisions
  • Vaccine preventable disease evidence such as Hepatitis B and COVID-19 are a requirement of this role
  • Previous courier experience is considered highly advantageous



All of our new Courier positions will receive full training upon commencement.


Talent pool
If the selection panel identifies more than one suitable candidate for the role, an eligibility list may be created for future vacancies.




Employee benefits and wellbeing

  • Access to a marketplace of exclusive discounts and vouchers from leading Australian and online retailers.
  • An e-learning platform with access to a library of courses and learning paths.
  • An Employee Assistance Program dedicated to employee health and wellbeing provided by professional coaches.
  • Corporate health insurance discounts, banking benefits and novated leasing consultations.


How to apply

Applicants are encouraged to apply online, submitting a current resume and cover letter.

  • Please click the 'Apply now' button to complete the pre-screening questions and submit your application.


Right to work, background checks and clearances

You must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident or a New Zealand citizen, or hold a valid visa with permission to work. The selection process may include relevant background and clearance checks to assist in determining your suitability for the role.


Vaccines and immunisation

QML Pathology is committed to providing a safe working environment and taking all reasonably practicable steps to ensure that its people and the community are protected against vaccine-preventable diseases. The Australian Immunisation Handbook lists the immunisations recommended for health care workers.


Our commitment to diversity and inclusion

QML Pathology is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive workplace. We seek to recruit from diverse applicants and create teams with skills, perspectives and experiences that complement each other at work. We welcome suitably qualified applicants regardless of age, ethnicity, socio-cultural background, disability, sexual orientation or gender identity.


Thank you in advance for your interest in working with us. For more information, please visit or follow us on LinkedIn.