Sterile Services Technician at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Waikato, Waikato
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Where you’ll be working: Sterile Services Unit, Waikato Hospital
The details: Permanent - 80 hours per fortnight - Rostered
About the service:
Sterilising Units are the heart of the hospital; our hands hold the commitment of excellence. We provide sterile equipment for 23 operating theatres plus district nurses and our external customers. We are a great team of 65 staff, who all take the role of Technicians seriously but also know how to laugh. This department decontaminates and disinfects instruments; wraps sets and sterilises instruments for theatres to use, and checks the correct operation of instruments and complicated sets prior to use by surgeons.
About the role:
We are seeking a positive and self-motivated person for a technician position in the Sterile Services Unit at Waikato Hospital. Previous experience in a sterilising unit is preferred. You must hold a Sterilising Technology Course Certificate or equivalent, or be prepared to work towards completing the course. You will work rostered shifts, which includes nights, weekends, public holidays and on-call. If you feel you have the right skills and attitude, we would like to hear from you.
Required skills & experience:
• be reliable and punctual
• be self-motivated and trustworthy
• be able to work as a team member
• have excellent communication skills
• have good computer skills
• have positive customer servicing skills
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Te Whatu Ora – Health New Zealand, Waikato Health & Safety has a policy that includes ensuring that you comply with the Health Order announced 11 October 2021 and with the Vaccine Preventable Diseases for Employees policy. The policy prescribes the required vaccinations including COVID19 for all employees of Te Whatu Ora – Health New Zealand, Waikato. COVID-19 vaccinations are mandatory before you commence employment.
We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to deliver the best health outcomes for our total population. To do this we are working hard to develop a robust and capable workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values to apply and would greatly value seeing more applicants from our Māori communities.
Please apply directly online at the Waikato Hospital website. Applications are not able to be accepted via email. For any specific questions about the role, please contact Robyn Payne in the Recruitment Team on Robyn.Payne@waikatodhb.health.nz
Application closing date: 07 October 2022
Theme “People at Heart” – Te iwi Ngakaunui
• Give and earn respect - Whakamana
• Listen to me; talk to me – Whakarongo
• Fair play – Mauri Pai
• Growing the good – Whakapakari
• Stronger together – Kotahitanga
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Waikato|
|Position type:||Permanent Full time|
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