Team Manager Virology Plant Health and Environment Laboratory, Auckland, New Zealand

Vacancy for a highly talented and experienced Plant Virology Manager to lead a team of eight. In this role you will work closely with the other laboratory managers in Entomology, Mycology and Bacteriology and Post Entry Quarantine & Botany. The scope of the work includes leading the virology diagnostic work programme for the identification of viruses and virus-like diseases associated with imported and exported plants, and found post border, for example during surveillance, incursion investigation and response. You will also be expected to contribute to the laboratory's strategic objectives and projects.