Position Details
Reference Number 33433
Position Title Theatre Technician
Employment Type Permanent Full Time
Location Western Health
Position Summary

About Us

Western Health manages three acute public hospitals: Footscray, Sunshine and Williamstown Hospital. It also operates the Sunbury Day Hospital, Transition Care at Hazeldean and a range of community based services. We care for a culturally diverse population of more than 800,000 people. We have more than 7,200 employees who are driven by our values of ‘Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Excellence and Safety’ (CARES).

Our continued growth will see the completion of a new purpose built, multi-storey Joan Kirner Women's and Children's Hospital.

About the Role

Western Health is seeking expressions of interest from a highly motivated Grade 3 Theatre Technician on a permanent basis.

This role requires thorough communication with the nursing staff, surgeons, anaesthetists, the theatre coordinator and leadership team. The applicant must be dedicated and motivated to provide excellent customer service and patient safety in the operating theatre.

Skills & Experience

  • Work autonomously and in a team
  • A commitment to delivery of excellence in patient experience
  • Excellent communication and time management skills
  • Ability to problem solve and trouble shoot theatre equipment
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • A commitment to safe moves and occupational health and safety
  • Efficient and organised with equipment required for each list


We offer a wide range of benefits such as:

  • Work-life balance
  • Professional development and career advancement opportunities
  • Salary packaging including novated vehicle leasing
  • Onsite fitness clubs
  • Culturally safe and respectful environment
  • Access to an Employee Assistance Program


At Western Health, we value our employees and provide them the opportunity to grow and develop.  Our teams are friendly and supportive, ensuring we deliver a safe, person-centred and connected patient experience. Western Health is an equal opportunity employer committed to attracting and retaining diversity in our workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Western Health is committed to providing a safe environment for the children and young people who are involved in our services, sites and operations. We follow and abide by all legislative requirements to keep children and young people safe.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Police Record Check, an Immunisation status clearance and (if applicable) a working with children’s check.

Western Health do not accept unsolicited resumes/applications from Recruitment Agencies

Selection Criteria Desirable: All applicants must hold or working towards a Certificate IV in Health Services Assistance. (Theatre Support)
Contact Person Darren McLellan
Contact Number 83457082
Contact Email darren.mclellan@wh.org.au
Alternate Contact Person Bernard Hall
Alternate Contact Number 83450445
Closing Date 18/11/2018
Position Description Theatre Technician Grade 3 PD (10) (1).docx
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