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Clinical Perfusionist - Grade 3

LocationAlfred Health
Work TypeFull time
Positions1 Position
Job no: 68656
Category: Allied Health and Medical Science, Other Allied Health / Medical Science

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.



  • Permanent opportunity
  • Full Time - 76 hrs per f/n, negotiable for the right candidate
  • Perfusionist Grade 3 (EZ1 – FZ3) ($203,492.12 - $236,635.36 p/a + 11% Superannuation)
  • The Alfred Location
  • Great staff benefits!



The Department of Perfusion at the Alfred provides a comprehensive and state-of-the-art Perfusion Service in the treatment of cardiac and respiratory diseases, working in close collaboration with the relevant services within the Directorate of Alfred Heart & Lung (Department of Cardiothoracic & Transplantation, Department of Cardiology and Department of Respiratory Medicine) as well as with Page 2 of 5 the Intensive Care and Emergency Departments. Involvement in clinical research and development projects further complements the Departmental workload.

Position Summary

To provide and be responsible for the conduct of total body perfusion and its associated life support techniques within the Cardiac Services, Alfred Hospital. A Clinical Perfusionist is a qualified person who is appropriately trained and experienced in the Physiology, Pharmacology, Technology and operation of extracorporeal perfusion equipment in any medical situation where it is necessary to support or temporarily replace a patients’ cardiopulmonary or circulatory function.

Qualifications and Experience Required

  • Eligibility for membership of the Australian and New Zealand College of Perfusionists requires a Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Applied Science, or recognised equivalent.
  • Ability to work effectively in a multi-disciplinary team in an often-challenging environment, exhibiting initiative, strength of character, and facilitative qualities.
  • Applicants must possess or be eligible for a Fellowship of the Australian and New Zealand College of Perfusionists.

Staff Benefits

  • Generous salary packaging and novated leasing are available through Maxxia
  • Onsite child care services
  • Onsite staff gym, a payroll deductible expense
  • Access to health and wellbeing incentives
  • Discounted health insurance


For queries regarding this position, please contact Josh Byrne (Clinical Perfusion Manager) at [email protected]

Applications close at 11 pm Wednesday, 17th April 2024

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.

In accordance with the Health Minister's Covid-19 Mandatory Vaccination Order, all Alfred Health employees are required to be fully vaccinated (3 doses) for COVID-19 or hold an acceptable medical exemption. Furthermore, in accordance with the Health Services Amendment (Mandatory Vaccination of Healthcare Workers) Act 2020, health care workers in Category A or B roles (as determined by the department’s risk ratings) are required to be vaccinated against influenza or hold an acceptable medical exemption.