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Position Details
Reference Number 425559
Position Title Biomedical Technical Officer - Mechanical (Tech Officer Gr2)
Employment Status Permanent Full Time
Entity South Eastern Sydney Local Health District
Geographical Location Caringbah, Kogarah
Advertised Award/Classification Health Employees’ Technical (State) Award/Technical Officer Grade 2
Number of FTE 1.00
Purpose of Position

The Biomedical Engineering department provides a high quality medical technology support service to clinical staff in their use of medical devices to monitor, diagnose or treat patients.


Its objective is to provide safe, effective, reliable, and well maintained medical devices for patient care throughout the facilities, or other entities which the department has an entered into an agreement to provide support services.


The Biomedical Technical Officer - Mechanical is responsible for carrying out acceptance testing, calibration, maintenance, repair, development, education and consulting services with regard to medical technology.


South Eastern Sydney Local Health District is committed to equal employment opportunity and embraces diversity and inclusion within its workforce.  As such, people from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.  This includes, but is not limited to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People, People with Disability, Women and People from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse backgrounds.

Employment of a temporary visa holder may only occur if no suitable permanent resident or citizen of Australia has been identified for this position following suitable labour market testing.

Applicants invited to attend an interview will need to complete the
SESLHD Pre-Employment Health Declaration Form in addition to the recruitment documentation forms required as part of their application.

Selection Criteria Bachelors Degree in Engineering (Biomedical – Mechanical) recognised by Engineers Australia OR Advanced Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (or equivalent)

Experience in the repair, maintenance and testing of mechanical equipment

Ability to assess priorities and manage competing tasks in a time critical environment

Experience in the use of computer based asset management systems

Ability to communicate effectively with key stakeholders and a commitment to a high standard of service delivery
Contact Person Jonathan Devasagayam
Contact Number 0291133382
Closing Date 27/11/2017
Supporting Documents
Position Description click here to view
Application Guide click here to view