200001NC Requisition #



  • Free on site staff car parking & close to public transport
  • State of the art new CSSD department
  • Supportive team
  • Casual positon

An exciting opportunity exists for an experienced casual CSSD Technician (Level 3) within our busy 5-suite Operating Theatre.  Specialty surgery offered at this facility includes ENT, general surgery, gynaecology, laparoscopic surgery, neurosurgery, ophthalmology, orthopaedics, plastics, urology and vascular.
This is a great opportunity if you have a passion for working in CSSD.

As the CSSD Instrument Technician your responsibilities will include:
  • Thermal disinfection inspection, packaging and sterilising of all instrumentation for theatre and other clinical areas
  • Comply with AS/NZ standards 4187 2014, GENCA
  • Operate, interpret and document all machinery operational requirements
  • Report and document all quality activities
  • Ensure priority of instrumentation and processes
John Fawkner Private Hospital is located in the north west of Melbourne.  With 186 registered beds, a 12 cubicle Emergency Department, 5 operating theatres, 12 bed critical care complex and busy Day of Surgery Admission unit; the hospital provides a wide range of services to its community.  The hospital specialises in orthopaedics, general surgery, general medicine, oncology, cardiology, urology, plastic surgery, ENT and gynaecology.  
Essential Criteria:
  • Sound knowledge of AS/NZ 4187 2014
  • Cert III in Sterilising Services
  • Demonstrated knowledge of instrumentation
  • Experience in MAQS Tracking System (desired, but not essential)
  • Good verbal communication skills
  • Exceptional organisational skills and attention to detail
  • Intermediate computer literacy skills - including MS office and various data bases An interest in promoting best practice patient care
  • A focus on professional development

Applications close: Friday 4 December 2020

For further enquiries: Anthony Balcombe, Support Services Manager, 03 9385 2738
Anthony.Balcombe@healthscope.com.au OR Julie Pepe, Grade 5 CSSD Supervisor, 03 9385 2778


To Apply: Please click on the 'Apply' button to be taken to our online application process. Please include a cover letter and your CV along with the contact details for 2 professional referees.


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