Sterile Supply Technician
- Permanent, part-time 0.5FTE (20 hours per fortnight)
Sterile Services is looking for applications from energetic and motivated people with a positive attitude to join the Central Sterile Supply Department, and the Theatre Sterile Supply Unit.
These areas provide instrument and medical equipment cleaning and sterilisation services to the hospital, and you will be involved in processing instruments and medical devices to ensure all quality assurance procedures and administration requirements are carried out.
Our ideal applicant will have either a Certificate in Sterilising Technology or equivalent, plus work related health experience. However on the job training is provided and you must be willing to enrol and attain the Certificate in Sterilising Technology in a prescribed timeframe (2 years from appointment).
Key criteria that we’re looking for include:
- well-developed listening skills
- the ability to closely follow verbal and written instructions
- being able to undertake manual, dexterous work
- being methodical and remaining calm under pressure
- someone who is quality focused and exhibits attention to detail
- someone who knows and understands the importance of teamwork
Your attitude and approach, as well as your focus and good work ethic is what will stand you in good stead when being considered. This isn’t just ‘a job’. This is a role where the very small things that you do, matter greatly. This role is both physically and mentally demanding - you’re on your feet and often under pressure to complete complex tasks that require high levels of concentration and attention to detail - following instructions and documentation closely.
Applicants should note that this role is 40 hours per fortnight, and you must be available to work on a Monday to Sunday 24 hour shift roster.
Closing Date: Sunday 31 March 2019
For further information please contact Jeanie Winter, Recruitment Advisor – Surgical Services & Radiology Directorate Phone: (03) 470 9571 or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org