Anaesthetic Technician

A new role for an experienced Anaesthetic Technician in a 260 bed general hospital which has expanded its surgical services with the recent addition of 2 new operating theatres to a total of 8 operating theatres and a procedure room.

You will be working on specialties including orthopaedics, general surgery, gynaecology and ENT. Being a regional hospital, your patients will range in age from paediatric to geriatric.

The hospital acts as a referral centre for three small provincial hospitals offering basic medical services and in turn, is supported by tertiary hospitals in Auckland.

Role Duties

  • provide safe operational anaesthetic and ancillary equipment to anaesthetists in operating theatre.
  • provide direct clinical assistance to anaesthetists and Intensivists maintaining a high standard of patient care.
  • carry out these duties in a safe, professional manner with a high degree of clinical competence.
  • be part of an integrated operating theatre team with a commitment to ensuring efficient functioning of the operating theatre

Requirements

  • current practising certificate and Registered with the Medical Sciences Council of New Zealand.
  • Certificate/Diploma in Anaesthetic Technology or equivalent
  • Demonstrated ability to practice in a culturally safe manner
  • Demonstrated ability to be a functional and effective team member
  • 2 years experience post qualification
 

Benefits

  • Full orientation and support will be provided for the successful applicant.
  • Salary - national pay scale
  • Pension benefits
  • Paid annual leave

  
Applications and Further Information: If you are interested in this role please forward your CV with details of three referees for immediate consideration.