Trainee/Sterilising Technician - Central Sterilising Unit (0.8FTE)
- Exciting opportunities for trainee and qualified Sterilising Technicians (level 4 minimum)
- Whangarei based
- On the job training - no previous experience required
Northland DHB is committed to Te Tiriti o Waitangi and holds stewardship for equitable health outcomes for Māori as Tāngata Whenua as the highest priority.
In support of our expanding theatres we have opportunities within our Central Sterilising Unit (CSU) for qualified Sterilising Technicians. Applications are also invited for trainee positions offering on the job training. If you are looking for a career change this is a great opportunity to train and gain qualifications in this critical and interesting area of a hospital environment. The skills you will learn are transferrable and provide you with a career pathway.
Qualified Sterilising Technicians will be responsible for the proper decontamination, assembly, sterilization and storage of medical devices and equipment according to prescribed departmental policies and procedures. You will also demonstrate key Infection Control principles in all work practices.
You will be part of a diverse and supportive team who all have a common passion, care and enthusiasm to help you succeed!
You will have a minimum three years of secondary education and have completed year 11 or NCEA Level 2 in Maths, Science and English. You must have excellent computer skills and be physically fit to meet the requirements of the role.
You will be required to work all shifts including night shifts and weekends. On-call may be required.
A career with Northland DHB will see you action meaningful change in the region we love, and in your professional development – all whilst enjoying everything the stunning North has to offer. You really can enjoy the best of both.
Our people live our values:
Tangata I te tuatahi People First - People are central to all we do
Whakaute (tuku mana) Respect - We treat others as they would like to be treated
Manaaki Caring - We nurture those around us, and treat all with dignity and compassion
Whakawhitiwhiti korero Communication - We communicate safely, openly and with respect to promote clear understanding
Taumata teitei (hirangi) Excellence - Our attitude of excellence inspires success, competence, confidence and innovation
Vacancy No: AH21-031g
Closes: 19 January 2022
|Location:||North Island - Northland - Whangarei|
|Job type:||Permanent Part time|
|Expertise:||Clinical - Technical - Sterile Services Technicians|
|Attachments:|| AH21-031g Trainee or Qualified CSU Tech.pdf (PDF, 254KB)