Clinical Engineer at Southern District Health Board (Invercargill/Dunedin), Southland
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
- Use your skills to keep vital medical equipment running
- Diverse range of medical equipment
- Permanent, full-time
Our Clinical Engineering team are on the lookout for an experienced Electronics Technician to service and maintain a wide variety of medical equipment. From vital signs monitors and defibrillators, to telemetry and infusion pumps, there is diversity a plenty at Southland Hospital to keep you on your toes!
About the opportunity
This is a full-time role, responsible for providing services relating to the full lifecycle of Medical equipment, from repair and maintenance, to safety/performance testing and technical calibration. You will be expected to meet diverse customer requirements and collaborate with them problem solving their queries and technical complaints.
Medical equipment advances rapidly in terms of functionality and sophistication, so you'll need to be willing to undergo ongoing technical training as provided with our support. As much of our equipment is becoming networked you will also need to have a good general IT knowledge and the ability to broaden this knowledge as required. You will be a focused person who is process driven, able to use your initiative and with excellent attention to detail. The functionality of our equipment is obviously critical to our ability to continue to provide an excellent service to our community, so you will need to be reliable and know what good teamwork means.
We are looking for someone with a tertiary qualification in electronics or a related discipline, and minimum current registration as 'Registered Electrical Appliance Serviceperson' (as required by the Electrical Workers Registration Board). You will need to have a good level of physical fitness due to the nature of the work and a current driver's licence. Previous experience in the challenging field of Clinical Engineering would be a significant advantage.
Sick of long commutes to work? - Southland Hospital is located within a 10 - 15 minute drive from anywhere in Invercargill and offers free car parking on site for staff. Our hospital is a modern, secondary level four base hospital offering an innovative and progressive working environment. Small and intimate enough to get to know not only your colleagues, but work as part of a wider hospital community. Here you will enjoy a clinically challenging and rewarding job combined with a relaxed and satisfying lifestyle.
Now is a great time to re-locate to the Southern District if you were considering the move the Southern District offers the benefits of excellent amenities, first class primary through to tertiary education, affordable housing and outstanding recreational opportunities. Whether it's the outdoors - kayaking or sailing; skiing, hunting or fishing; or theatre, live-music or art or shopping and dining out - there's literally something for everyone. Check out https://southernhealthcareers.nz/ or check out Discover Invercargill for what we can offer you and your whanau.
Closing date: Tuesday, 7 June 2022.
Due to the fast paced nature of the DHB, our vacancy close dates may be subject to change and we may commence interviews prior to closing date. Don't delay, make sure you apply as soon as possible.
Do you currently work for Southern DHB? If so, please apply for this role via our internal careers site, found here: Pulse > Applications > Corporate > SuccessFactors
For further information please contact Diane Wilson, Recruitment Advisor, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
In the interests of protecting our people and our patients, all appointments will be subject to the following:
- Occupational health assessment
- Police vetting / Ministry of Justice safety checks
- Serious misconduct checks (previous Public Service departments and statutory Crown entities only)
Covid vaccination requirements
Following the update to COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order 2021, to be employed with Southern DHB you will be required to be fully vaccinated and have received a booster vaccine against COVID-19. You will need to provide proof of this to Occupational Health staff.
We only accept online applications. Please apply via our website: https://careers.southernhealth.nz/job-invite/15866/
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Southern District Health Board (Invercargill/Dunedin)|
|Position type:||Permanent Full time|
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