Instrument Technician Grade 4

Job posted: 06/03/2023
Applications close: 03/04/2023 (Midnight)
10 days remaining

10 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Part time

Organisation: Austin Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Community Services, Health and Allied Health, Other, Medical, Nursing, Aged Care

Reference: 46439

Reference: 46439

Occupation: Community Services, Health and Allied Health, Other, Medical, Nursing, Aged Care

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

  • Part time, fixed term until 01/12/2023
  • Location, Austin Health CSSD
  • Base salary + salary packaging + super

Austin Health is the major provider of tertiary health services, health professional education and research across three campuses in the North East of Melbourne and state-wide.  We have a highly engaged, diverse and collaborative workforce that is unified by our purpose, which is to help people live healthy and fulfilled lives.

About the Austin CSSD

Austin Health Sterilizing Services departments are located on two separate campuses. Austin Campus CSSD provides a service for 11 busy operating rooms, Endoscopy, Hospital wards, which include areas such as ICU, Emergency departments and outpatient clinics.

Repatriation Campus CSSD provides a service for 8 busy operating rooms, Endoscopy, wards as well as provide equipment to hospital wards as well as their outpatient clinics.

About the role

  • Exciting opportunity has become available for a number of Grade 3 and 4  instrument technicians to join our team to assist with implementation of the new Electronic Tracking System. The applicants must be able to Demonstrate knowledge and competency in cleaning, disinfecting and sterilizing Reusable Medical Devices (RMD) in accordance with AS/NZS4187-2014 guidelines. 
  • Current knowledge and expertise in Electronic Tracking System of Reusable Devices process.  
  • Understanding and knowledge of instrument marking desirable not essential

About you:

  • Hold Certificate  III or IV in Health Sterilization 
  • Minimum of  2 to 3 years' experience in Sterilizing Services in a hospital setting. 
  • Work collaboratively with colleagues across all Austin Health teams. 
  • Open and effective communication and engagement 
  • To be able to work in a team environment. 
  • Knowledge and understanding of all Microsoft applications.  
  • Proven ability to work independently. 
  • Flexible in all shifts including night shift.

Working at Austin Health means enjoying a strong sense of purpose, engaging in meaningful work every day.  Our people also receive a variety of rewarding benefits, including:

  • $11,660 in salary packaging benefits, for living expenses, meals and holiday accommodation
  • A suite of wellness initiatives designed to support you, including discounts on fitness memberships and health insurance, and a comprehensive wellbeing program
  • Mentoring, learning and career development opportunities
  • Onsite childcare, easy access via public transport, discounted car parking and end of journey facilities for cyclists
  • Five weeks annual leave, plus purchased leave options

Inclusion at Austin

We celebrate, value and include people of all backgrounds, genders, identities, cultures, bodies and abilities.  We welcome and support applications from anyone identifying as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander, physically or culturally diverse, LGBTQIA+, and people of any age.

Work with us!

If you feel this role is right for you, we encourage your early application.  All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory National Police Check and if required, a Working With Children Check. If you require any reasonable adjustments to the recruitment process, please feel free to reach out to the hiring manager.

Instrument Technician Grade 4

Job type:

Part time

Job classification:

Not provided


Silvana Afrasiabi - (03) 9496 5050
Joanne Mole - (03) 9496 5031

Instrument Technician Grade 4