Respiratory Protection Safety Advisor

Job posted: 01/06/2021
Applications close: 30/06/2021 (Midnight)
13 days remaining

13 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Melbourne Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial, Health and Allied Health, Nursing

Reference: 57440

Reference: 57440

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial, Health and Allied Health, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Respiratory Protection Safety Advisor

  • Immediate Start! Join The Royal Melbourne Hospital 

  • Flexible work hours available

  • Part Time / Full Time options

We are seeking Respiratory Protection Safety Advisors to assist in the implementation of the RMH Respiratory Protection Program (RPP) as part of the organisational Health and Safety program.  This role is part of a team that administers the hospital wide RPP to ensure that effective controls, including the use of respirators, are in place to mitigate respiratory hazards. This includes quantitative Mask Fit Testing.

Join Us

We are a team working together to develop, implement and continuously improve the recently launched RMH Respiratory Protection Program. You will enjoy a collaborative working environment with internal key stakeholders including Infection Prevention and Control; Health and Safety; Procurement and Supply.

Your Role:

  • Support the administration and implementation of the RMH Respiratory Protection Program

  • Conduct quantitative Mask Fit Testing - scheduling, planning and preparing Fit Test sessions, including set up of equipment & reporting results

  • Organising and contributing to respiratory protection equipment training and education including mask fit checking/don/doff practices

Your Contribution

  • Wide range of base qualifications would be suitable for this role including nursing, OHS, Occupational Hygiene, Allied Health.

  • An understanding of Respiratory Protection principles in acute healthcare and a commitment to health and safety.

  • Demonstrated ability to work independently as well as contribute effectively as a participative team member within a multidisciplinary team environment.

  • Qualifications in nursing, OHS, Occupational Hygiene or Allied Health

  • Ability to work in a consultative, approachable manner.

Our Commitment to you

The RMH is proud to be a workplace that champions diversity, inclusion and equality for our staff and our community.  Our goal is for our people to feel safe, included and supported so that they can be at their best every single day. We encourage talented people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply to our vacancies, and will consider adjustments to support such applications.


For a confidential discussion please connect via the details below.

Appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Record Check and a Working with Children Check. Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of an immunisation assessment prior to commencement.

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Fiona Begg - 0438599079
Daryl Williams - 0438599079

Respiratory Protection Safety Advisor