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Anaesthetic Technician

Position #Applications ClosesWork Type
5726504 October 2019 Full time

Anaesthetic Technician

Full time

  •  Support with professional development
  • Christmas and New Year holidays off
  • Competitive remuneration package


About us

At Mercy Hospital continuing the legacy of our founders matters to us – this means creating an environment where exceptional care makes a difference. A shared purpose achieved by our outstanding team.

We are an elective surgery hospital dedicated to providing high standards of care to our patients, staff and wider community through our focus on values, sustainability, charitable outreach and excellent service.

Our staff are provided support for further training, personal development and an extensive range of benefits including (but not limited to):

  • flexible working hours (Monday – Friday)
  • free on-site parking
  • access to staff discount for some surgical procedures
  • subsidised health insurance and meals for staff.

About the Role

The Anaesthetic Technician role is responsible for providing clinical and technical assistance to the Anaesthetist during induction of, maintenance of and emergence from anaesthesia and to provide assistance and support to the theatre team.

The successful applicant must have New Zealand Certificate of Proficiency in Anaesthesia Technology or equivalent and hold a Practising Certificate issued by the Medical Sciences Council.


Specific duties include:

  • Provide assistance to the Anaesthetist
  • Ensure the equipment and stocks required are maintained
  • Ensure continued education and personal development.


Skills and Experience:

  • Excellent observational and crisis management skills
  • Good communication and people skills
  • Possess knowledge of medico-legal and ethical responsibilities
  • Excellent knowledge of anaesthetic machines, procedures, drugs and related equipment.

For more information, please review the attached Position Description.

How to Apply

To apply please click here.

For further information about the role please email HR Enquiries Please note we do not accept applications via email.

Applications close 4 October 2019.


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