Position Details
Reference Number 32826
Position Title Biomedical Engineer
Employment Type Ongoing
Location 50 Flemington Road
Position Summary

 Biomedical Engineer

  • Full Time, Ongoing
  • Grade 3
  • Parkville, Victoria

The Hospital:

The Royal Children's Hospital (RCH) Melbourne is one of the world's great children's hospitals. We are the major specialist paediatric hospital in Victoria and our care extends to children from Tasmania, southern New South Wales and other states around Australia and overseas. With a passionate, highly skilled and committed staff campus wide of over 4500, 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/


The Role:

RCH has an excellent opportunity for a Biomedical Engineer to join the Biomedical Engineering team and help to maintain comprehensive service delivery to the hospital within a supportive team environment.


Biomedical Engineering provides a comprehensive range of technical and administrative services relating to the ongoing support of medical, laboratory and audio-visual equipment.


Biomedical Engineering services include equipment repairs, routine maintenance, safety and performance testing, acceptance testing, hazard alert and recall management, electrical area testing, equipment related incident investigation, technology replacement planning, education and training, acquisition and replacement advice, advice and guidance relating to infrastructure and design.


This rare opportunity requires a person with:

  • Formal qualifications in Biomedical Engineering or equivalent;
  • Eligible for membership to Engineers Australia or ACPSEM;
  • A knowledge of the relevant Australian and International Standards & their application to medical equipment;
  • An ability to communicate with clinical staff and management
  • Self-motivation;
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to multi-task;
  • Excellent technical skills and a working knowledge of electronics; ventilation; anaesthesia; patient monitoring and medical IT systems

If you think you possess the right skills and the right experience we encourage you to apply on our website now!


Other information and how to apply:

Appointment is subject to a satisfactory police check and Working with Children Check.


Why work at the RCH?


That's what you can do for us, this is what we can offer you!


The opportunity to work in world-class facilities, alongside some of the greatest medical minds in the country.


We have 13 food and beverage options on site, a 24 hour gym, hairdresser, massage and supermarkets. We are surrounded by beautiful gardens and only a short tram trip from the heart of Melbourne city.


We offer discounted staff parking, salary packaging, an award winning health and well-being program and a fantastic team culture. We offer continuous learning and career development and let’s not forget about the Meerkat enclosure!


The RCH 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.


Make a change for the good. Come and work at the Royal Children’s Hospital.

Contact Person Inna Velasquez
Contact Number 93456193
Closing Date 16/01/2019
Position Description BME Position Description Aug 2018.doc