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Instrument Technician (Grade 5)

  • LocationThe Alfred
  • Work TypeFull Time - Permanent
  • Positions3 Positions
  • Applications Close AtClosed 5 days ago
    Published on 2 Sep 2020

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  • Job no: 30176
  • Categories: Technical and Support, Technicians

Alfred Health

Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community based services.

  • Instrument Technician- Grade 5
  • Permanent ongoing Part Time position - 80 hours per fortnight 
  • Alfred main Hospital location
  • Excellent professional development opportunities
  • Staff benefits including salary packaging


Alfred Health is the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne and is also a major provider of specialist services to people across Victrola. The Operating Suite Supply Area is a pivotal service, providing the necessary equipment and consumables required in surgical procedures for the Alfred and the Alfred Centre.


The Operating Suite Supply Area is seeking an experienced Grade 5 Instrument Technician, who holds demonstrated expertise and experience in a similar Instrument Technician role. The successful candidate will report directly to the CSSD Manager, supervising a team to plan, maintain and review supply levels, coordinate Quality Control Improvement Actions and coordinate the training of new and less experience staff. This role requires a high level of responsibility. The permanent part time position is 72 hours per fortnight, based on a rotating roster, with flexibility to work across a 24/7 roster essential. The role will be based primarily at The Alfred Hospital, with some shift rotations at Sandringham Hospital. Prior experience in CSS is not essential, however is welcomed. The successful applicant will be provided with abundant on the job training and ongoing support.


  • Certificate 3 in Sterilisation essential
  • Successful competition of the certificate (4) Mayfield course (Certificate- Health Support Services Supervision)
  • Demonstrated competency in decontamination, preparation and supply areas of the Operating Suite Supply Area
  • Excellent communication skills including fluent English written & oral skills (essential)
  • Demonstrated reliability, supervisory and teaching skills
  • Flexibility and availability to work across a rotating fortnight roster


  • Join a team of professionals within the Operating Suite Supply Area
  • Access to Salary Packaging and Novated Leasing
  • Access to exceptional Health and Wellbeing initiatives in addition to discounted health insurance

For further information, please contact - David Joyner (CSS Manager) on ph. 9076 3204


Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.  Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.


  • Closed 5 days ago - 17 Sep 2020
  • Published on 02 Sep 2020, 11:51 PM