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Date: 02-Apr-2021

Location: 50 Flemington Rd, AU

Company: theroyalch

Operating Theatre Technician Grade 3 (HH20)

  • Operating Theatre, Division of Surgery
  • Full time, fixed term available
  • 50 Flemington Road, Parkville location


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: 
As an operating theatre technician at The Royal Children's Hospital operating suite you will be considered a valued member of our professional health care team. Operating theatre technician’s provide important support for our patient’s, families, and guardians under the direction of nursing, anesthetic and surgical staff. We deliver great patient care within the operating theatre suite including such examples as setting up the theatre environment, transporting patients and equipment, patient positioning, cleaning + maintaining theatre equipment and environment.


Essential attributes:

  • Demonstrated experience as a theatre technician
  • Well developed communication and interpersonal skills
  • Certificate 3 in health services assistance Operating Theatre Technician.


Desirable Attributes:

  • Highly developed communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Dynamic and motivated.
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Well developed communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to prioritize and effective time management
  • The RCH has attractive staff benefits along with support services on offer. The Royal Children’s Hospital is an exciting place to work providing world class facilities to patients, families and staff.

Appointment is subject to a satisfactory police check and working with children's check.


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 28 April 2021