Outstanding candidates are encouraged to apply for positions now open at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre – a place where our normal days are extraordinary; as are the people we care for. 

Peter Mac is one of a handful of integrated cancer research, education and treatment centres in the world. Each day our team strives to provide the very best in cancer care, even better treatments and potential cancer cures for all people affected by cancer.

Globally, we are facing one of the most pivotal times in the pursuit of cancer cures, and Peter Mac stands at its forefront. Together, we aim to lead a new era of cancer prevention, care and discovery, supported by state-of-the-art facilities at our new home within the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre building. 

Your role in our future. 

A casual position is available within the Anatomical Pathology department for a Grade 1 Histology Scientist. The role will include contribution to routine diagnostic services, within the histology, immunohistochemistry and molecular pathology areas of the laboratory, together with clinical trial and research services. 

The successful candidate will have a Bachelor of Applied Science degree or equivalent and comprehensive experience in all technical aspects of Anatomical Pathology. You will experience interactions with pathologists, scientific as well as clinical trial staff and academic researchers.  

For further information about this opportunity, please contact us for a confidential discussion. 

Peter Mac offers its employees the following benefits:

·     Salary Packaging

·     Employee Assistance Program

·     Central City Location

·     Training and Development Program


Rebecca Forrester, Acting Principal Scientist

Tel: (03) 8559 8441

Nguyen Nguyen

Tel: (03) 8559 8438

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Product Specialist

In this role you will provide specialist product expertise and technical support to develop key customer relationships in the Clinical Diagnostics and Anatomical Pathology space. Operating in a highly competitive market environment, the role has responsibility for achieving annual sales targets and increasing market share, conducting demonstrations, presentations and supporting marketing activity. Key Responsibilities:
  • Achieve sales and margin targets for the VIC/TAS territory
  • Design and execute effective business territory plans
  • Understand the broader business areas and generate leads, driving a whole of business approach
  • Work closely with customers to understand their requirements and application needs on a technical level
  • Ensure you have a sound understanding the regulatory environment these products and customers work within
  • Assist the Product Management team to ensure inventory and product forecasting targets are met and customer/marketing expectations are achieved
  • Conduct product demonstrations, seminars and participate in customer engagement activities as required to support the growth strategy
  • Work with Technical and Service teams to resolve customer technical issues to high customer satisfaction
  • Attend training events as required to ensure skills are maintained up-to-date and relevant for maximum benefit to the customer
  • Attend relevant industry scientific meetings and conferences Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:
  • Tertiary qualifications in Science or related discipline is essential
  • 3-5 years’ experience in a Pathology/ Diagnostic Laboratory or Commercial experience in a clinical or research setting
  • Strong understanding of the Sales process with demonstrated ability to achieve results
  • Technical understanding of markets, particularly within hospitals, pathology and diagnostics laboratories
  • Previous experience in Clinical Biochemistry and/or Anatomical Pathology setting is highly regarded
  • Previous experience in capital sales/ reagents in Clinical Biochemistry and/or Anatomical Pathology is highly regarded
  • Experience working with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Experience working with a CRM system
At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 65,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.  Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted Thermo Fisher Scientific is an Equal Employment Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer.