Trainee Anaesthethetic Technician


Fixed Term/Contract/Full Time

Is your current career putting you to sleep? Time to retrain and brush off those cob webs!

As a Trainee Anaesthetic Technician you’ll assist the Anaesthetist during all kinds of operations and procedures, delivering high quality patient care while ensuring their safety.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join our large, friendly team serving one of the largest DHBs in the country. We get the chance to work across a huge number of specialties in a variety of hospital settings, and will support you through 3 years of Diploma level distance learning via Auckland University of Technology, while you gain practical on-the-job training.

Over time you’ll enjoy taking on responsibilities such as preparing the anaesthetic machine, airway equipment, patient monitoring and resuscitation/life support equipment.

You’ll have a background with people and hold a minimum of NCEA level 2 in Physics and NCEA level 3 in Biology or 6th Form Certificates.

Your ability to multi task and stay calm under pressure, and your great communication skills will be essential; while your flexibility and easy going nature will see you taking full advantage of the experience we can give you.

To find out more contact James Scarlett, Recruitment Specialist on email: James.Scarlett@cdhb.health.nz

Applications are only accepted online so please click the "Apply Now" button below to send us your CV and covering letter

Location: Christchurch

Closing Date: Friday, 25 August 2017

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Job no: 232175