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Date: 19-Feb-2021

Location: 50 Flemington Rd, AU

Company: theroyalch

Anaesthetic Technologist

  • Full time, ongoing position
  • Parkville location
  • Hub of medical precinct & leading Children’s Hospital
  • Provide urgent medical care to newborns through to adolescents


The Hospital:

The Royal Children’s Hospital (RCH) provides secondary and tertiary care to children and young people across the northern and western suburbs; specialist paediatric healthcare to the children of Victoria, Tasmania, southern NSW and parts of South Australia; and is the designated state-wide provider of services including paediatric trauma, rehabilitation and forensic medicine. As a quaternary centre for complex cardiac surgery and organ transplantation, the RCH cares for the sickest children from around Australia.


With a passionate, highly skilled and committed staff campus wide of over 6000, we provide a full range of clinical services, tertiary care and health promotion and prevention programs for children and young people.


The Royal Children’s Hospital is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people. Click here for further information on our Commitment to Child Safety: http://www.rch.org.au/quality/child-safety/


Further information about RCH is available at www.rch.org.au


The Role:

The Royal Children`s Hospital is seeking a dynamic and self motivated full time Anaesthetic Technologist. Applicants must hold Diploma of Paramedical Science (Anaesthesia) / BSc Operating Dept Practice and hold registration with A.A.A.H.P.


The Anaesthetic Technologist will provide skilled assistance to medical staff for the safe administration of anaesthesia or sedation as specified in document PS08 2012 (ANZCA) -Recommendations on the Assistant for the Anaesthetist.  This role is also to ensure all equipment pertaining to the administration of anaesthesia is correctly maintained, checked and available for use while working in partnership with Medical, Nursing and Allied Health Colleagues to ensure best outcomes for our patients.


To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • Ability to work well under pressure and to be flexible to changing priorities;
  • Comprehensive knowledge of specialist equipment used by the Anaesthetist and can operate with a high degree of accountability and autonomy;
  • Demonstrated ability to work within a multi-disciplinary team;
  • Effective time-management and organizational skills;
  • Well-developed interpersonal and communication skills – both verbal and written;
  • Knowledge of various medical equipment and terminology.


To view the Position Description, please click here.


Why work at the RCH?

The RCH offer a range of benefits which support and reward staff both personally and professionally.


Our staff benefits include award winning facilities and campus partnerships, Professional development and events, an award winning Health and wellbeing program and financial benefits.


To learn more about our staff benefits please go to: https://www.rch.org.au/hr/recruitment_employment/Staff_benefits/ is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce.


We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, all members of the LGBTQI community and people with disability.


Are you ready to join our team? 

 Apply online by clicking on the “Apply” button

Applications close 12 March 2021