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Theatre Sterile Services Technician Assistant

Position #Applications ClosesWork Type
1008945 21 February 2020 Full time

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):

  • free on-site parking
  • Monday – Friday work week
  • access to staff discount for some surgical procedures
  • subsidised health insurance and meals for staff.

About the Role

Our Theatre Sterile Services Unit (TSSU) is looking for a highly motivated person interested in working in our busy theatre sterilising department on a permanent basis. This is an entry level position and is offered at 40 hours per week to be worked on a rotating roster.

The Theatre Sterile Services Technician Assistant is responsible for supporting the efficiency of surgeries by providing the necessary tools needed in a very busy theatre environment, made up of 6 operating theatres and two day surgery theatres.

Specific duties include:

  • Reprocess and sterilise all instruments and equipment to the required standard
  • Ensure adequate stock levels are maintained
  • Assist the Sterile Services Technicians where delegated by the CSSD Coordinator.

For more information about the duties, please see the attached Position Description.

Skills and Experience:

  • Excellent attention to detail
  • A willingness to learn
  • Ability to prioritise workload and work calmly under pressure
  • Pro-active and positive approach to work.


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

Applications close 21 February 2020.

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