Theatre Technician (Grade 4)

Job posted: 20/06/2022
Applications close: 01/09/2022 (Midnight)
59 days remaining

59 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 54123

Reference: 54123

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

About Monash Health

Monash Health is Victoria’s largest public health service. We are proud to provide healthcare to one quarter of Melbourne’s population, across the entire life-span from newborn and children, to adults, the elderly, their families and carers. More than 22,000 employees work at over 40 care locations across south eastern Melbourne, including Monash Medical Centre, Monash Children’s Hospital, Moorabbin Hospital, Dandenong Hospital, Casey Hospital, Kingston Centre, Cranbourne Centre, and an extensive network of rehabilitation, aged care, community health and mental health facilities. For more information please visit www.monashhealth.org.

About The Role 

Monash Health Bureau are looking for Grade 4 inside Theatre Technicians.  Theatre Technicians are an integral part of Monash Health, providing support to the surgical and nursing staff to ensure positive outcomes are achieved.  You will be provided with training in using Personal Protection Equipment (PPE).  The position depending on the level of competency and skill set is responsible for:

  • Transporting patients to and from the operating room

  • Positioning and preparation of patients for surgery

  • Setting up each operating theatre with speciality / surgery specific equipment

  • Ensuring all equipment is function and correctly maintained

  • Cleaning of equipment in accordance with Monash Health and manufactures guidelines

The hospitals are:

  • Cranbourne Integrated Care Centre

  • Monash Medical Centre, Clayton

  • Monash Children’s Hospital

  • Dandenong Hospital

  • Casey Hospital

  • Moorabbin Hospital

About You

You will have a minimum of 12 months experience working as an inside Theatre Technician and an ability to work autonomously in all surgical specialities offered in the hospitals operating suites. Through your commitment and enthusiastic nature you easily adapt to a variety of theatre settings and have the flexibility to be available at short notice.

What you require 

  • Certificate IV Health Services Assistance (Operating Technical Support or equivalent (Grade 4)

  • Proven relevant experience as an inside Theatre Technician

  • Current Employee Working with Children’s Check

  • Relevant working visa 

What to expect 

  • Design your own roster to support your life style through our user friendly online system

  • Exposure to a variety of hospital settings and working with Monash Health’s exceptional healthcare staff

  • You will receive all casual employee benefits

In addition, you will have access to benefits including salary packaging options that increase your take-home pay, access to onsite subsidised staff car parking and gym (only where relevant), uniform (only where relevant) and a comprehensive Employee Assistance Program (EAP).

About Monash Health Bureau 

Monash Health Bureau (MHB) is an efficient workforce unit that allocates over 450 shifts per day across.  We deliver experienced support staff to meet the demands across our acute care sites.

MHB will support you in designing a roster to suit your ever changing lifestyle.  We are available 7 days a week working extended business hours.

Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace.

How to Apply

  1. Click Apply

  2. Review Position Description

  3. Create a profile / log in

  4. Provide a minimum of 2 referees of a Manager / Reporting Supervisor level

  5. Upload resume

Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity, and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.

Applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System only. Email applications will not be considered.

Existing Monash Health Employees should apply using your Monash Health employee account. For any queries regarding employee accounts contact Recruitment Services by email – recruitment@monashhealth.org.

Offers of employment can only be made once all required probity checks have been completed.  These include:

  • reference checks;

  • a clear Police Check conducted within the last three months;

  • a current Victorian Employee Working with Children’s Check (or proof of payment for same);and

  • proof of immunisation.

A request to conduct probity checks does not guarantee that an offer of employment will be made.

As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.

To comply with Victorian Public Health directions, all employees working in the Public Health system must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and are required to provide acceptable evidence of their vaccination status. To support your application, and to be compliant with any public health orders in place at the time of, and during, your employment, you will be required to upload evidence of full vaccination against COVID-19. Acceptable evidence is a copy of a Government Official Immunisation History Statement or Digital Certificate showing all vaccination dates. It is a requirement of Monash Health to collect, record and hold vaccination information. Offers of employment will only be made to candidates who can provide acceptable evidence that they meet full vaccination status.

Theatre Technician (Grade 4)

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Theatre Technician (Grade 4)