We are seeking a highly motivated Laboratory Technician to join our team.

Posted: Thursday April 7, 2022

This is a casual position, but for the individual who shows initiative, there may be potential to secure a fixed-term contract at a later date.
You will need to have transport because we are based in Mosgiel at the Invermay Campus.

You must be available to work:

  • Up to 40 hrs/week from  now until June although may extend longer. 
  • Variable hours
    • your hours of work may vary from week to week, and
    • we may need you for some weekend (Saturday) work at peak times.


  • Registration of samples (Using a printer and computer)
  • Sample testing (Handling and processing of faecal material in the Laboratory)
  • Cleaning of the Laboratory and equipment
  • Working closely with the Laboratory Manager to meet deadlines
  • Completing paperwork accurately, e.g. Laboratory forms
  • Reading, learning and adhering to correct Laboratory procedures
  • Other tasks as required


  • Laboratory experience is an advantage but is not essential; we will give you full training.
  • You will be a dynamic and motivated team player who works well with others to meet work targets.
  • You will be precise, accurate and stay calm under pressure.
  • You need to be fit and healthy because you will be on your feet for most of the day.



Send your CV to:

Our associates

New Zealand, Techion
Invermay Agriculture Centre
Block A, 176 Puddle Alley, Mosgiel, 9092, New Zealand
0800 332 725
+64 3 477 7555

UK and Europe, Techion
Peithyll Centre, Capel Dewi, Aberystwyth, SY23 3HU, Wales
+44 0 1970 821 918

Australia, Dawbuts Animal Health
9 Mitchell Street, Camden, New South Wales, 2570, Australia
+61 2 4655 6464