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G2829 - Medical Scientist, Staff Grade, Division of Microbiology

Hospital Applicable: 
University Hospital Galway
Allied Health & Social Care
Job Description: 

Grade Code:




Hse Area:

HSE West Saolta University Health Care Group

Staff Category:

Allied Health

Contract Type:

Permanent/ Specified Purpose, Whole time



Proposed Interview Dates:

Interviews will be held as soon as possible after closing date via Skype.

Candidates will normally be given at least one weeks' notice of interview. The timescale may be reduced in exceptional circumstances

Informal Enquiries:

Mr Tom Whyte, Chief Medical Scientist, Microbiology Department, UHG

Tel: 091 544429 Email:


Ms. Joanne King, Chief Medical Scientist, Virology Department, UHG

Tel: 091 544575 Email:

Closing Date:

10.00am on 13th August 2020

Location Details:

Initial assignment will be to the Microbiology Laboratory, (Division of Microbiology), Galway University Hospitals.


The successful candidate may be required to work in any service area within the vicinity as the need arises.


A panel may be formed as result of this campaign for Staff Grade Medical Scientist, Division of Microbiology, Galway University Hospitals, from which current and future, permanent and specified purpose vacancies of full or part time duration may be filled.

Application Details

Completed application to be returned by EMAIL ONLY to


Candidates should note that there can be a time delay in receiving email applications.  We recommend that applicants returning an application by email should allow a minimum of 1 hour for their application to reach by the closing time of 10.00am on 13th August 2020.  Applications will not be accepted after this date and time, no exceptions will be made. You will receive an acknowledgement by email that your application form has been received. If you do not receive an acknowledgement, it means that we have not received your application and would strongly advise you to contact this office before the closing date for the campaign.

Post Specific Related Information 

Please ensure you download, save and read the Job Specification, Additional Campaign Information as well the Application Form. All of these documents are located at the bottom of this advertisement. We strongly recommend that you read the Job Specification before completing your application form. Full details on this campaign plus the answers to many queries such as: Am I eligible to apply? Where are the posts?  What will my salary be?  If I apply what happens next? are available in the document Additional Campaign Information for this recruitment campaign. We strongly recommend that you read the information in this document carefully before making an application. Take time to read through the various sections, which take you through the process from beginning to end.

Closing Date: 
Thursday, August 13, 2020