Position Details
Reference Number 33279
Position Title Anaesthetic Technologist
Internal Only This position is open to employees of Royal Childrens Hospital only
Employment Type Ongoing
Location 50 Flemington Road
Position Summary

Anaesthetic Technologist

  • Full Time Ongoing
  • Anaesthesia and Pain Management
  • Hub of the medical precinct and leading children's hospital
  • Fabulous employee benefits including salary packaging and onsite car parking

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 5000, 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:

The purpose of this role is to provide skilled assistance to medical staff for the safe administration of anaesthesia or sedation as specified in document PS08 2012 (ANZCA) – Recommendations on the Assistant for the Anaesthetist.


This role ensures all equipment pertaining to the administration of anaesthesia is correctly maintained, checked and available for use while working in partnership with Medical, Nursing and Allied Health Colleagues to ensure best outcomes for our patients.


To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Diploma of Paramedical Science (Anaesthesia)
  • BSc. Operating Department Practice or equivalent
  • Registration with A.A.A.H.P. 
  • Evidence of ongoing Professional development;
  • Paediatric experience desirable but not essential


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 and all members of the LGBTQI community.


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

Selection Criteria Essential: Must hold registration with A.A.A.H.P.
Contact Person John McHardy
Contact Number 93455251
Closing Date 21/05/2019
Position Description Anaesthetic Technologist PD May 2019.pdf