Theatre Service Assistant

Listed 9 days Ago
Mercy Hospital Dunedin

About the Role 

The Theatre Service Assistant (TSA) role is responsible for providing support to the Theatre Suite team and is responsible for providing optimum cleanliness, hygiene, and overall presentation standards, in the theatre suite area.

This is a permanent role offered at 0.5 FTE or 20 hours per week role to be worked on a rotating roster from Monday-Friday between the hours of 3:00 PM and 7:00 PM.  

Specific duties include: 

  • Ensure Theatre changeover cleaning is completed to the required standard to meet audit expectations
  • All patient transportation is undertaken in a safe, timely and professional manner
  • Maintaining supplies to ensure the efficient running of the theatre unit
  • Ensure items for procedures are collected for the following day’s lists
  • Ensure general tidiness of the area during the working day

For more information about the role duties, please see attached position description. 

Skills and Experience:

  • Previous experience in a similar role would be advantageous but not necessary 
  • Previous cleaning experience is essential 
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills 
  • Exceptional attention to detail and time management 
  • Enthusiasm and a proactive, flexible attitude

To be eligible for employment at Mercy Hospital Dunedin, applicants must have received all COVID 19 vaccinations, or have an exemption from the Ministry of Health. Proof of this will be required and conditional to employment, as per the COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) order 2021.

Why Mercy Hospital?

Joining Mercy means more than just having a job, but being part of a team that works together towards a shared purpose. As we are a charitable, not-for-profit, we value those who are not only skilled in what they do but are committed and passionate about working towards the common good. 

As a Mercy employee, you will have access to the following benefits (not exhaustive list):

  • Free onsite parking 
  • Subsidised staff meals, gym membership and health insurance 
  • Christmas and New Year’s off to enjoy with your loved ones 
  • Access to further training and professional development 
  • Discounted hospital fees for you or your immediate family members 

Mercy has an extensive range of benefits and recreational activities on offer for all staff.

How to Apply

Please click “Apply” to complete an online application. 

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Please note we do not accept applications via email.