The Garvan Institute is one of Australia’s leading medical research institutions with approximately 500 scientists, students and support staff working in research programs in Cancer, Diabetes & Obesity, Immunology & Inflammation, Genome Informatics, Osteoporosis, and Neuroscience.
The Kinghorn Centre for Clinical Genomics (http://garvan.org.au/kccg) is the largest genome sequencing facility in the Southern Hemisphere. It features state-of-the-art sequencing, laboratory automation and high performance computing infrastructure, including the Illumina HiSeq X-Ten. With capacity to sequence up to 18,000 whole human genomes per year, KCCG is Australia’s premium provider of whole genome sequencing. The primary focus of KCCG is to produce and market a state-of-the-art genomic pathology service.
We are now seeking an experienced Quality Manager to provide overall leadership and direction in quality management and to be responsible for ensuring that all processes are established, implemented and maintained in the Genome Sequencing Laboratory. This position is accountable for meeting and conforming to all regulatory requirements necessary for the provision of sequencing data in a clinically-accredited laboratory.