NZATS aims to promote and advance the profession of anaesthetic technicians. We help further the careers of anaesthetic technicians by providing a page where DHBs and employers can list their anaesthetic technician job vacancies, as well as our own voluntary roles when available.

All Open Positions


Anaesthetic Healthcare Practitioner (Technician)

Brisbane North
Brisbane North

Working within Metro North Health is an opportunity to contribute to providing outstanding health services to Queenslanders. We are committed to best practice and continuous quality improvement and encourages staff to take advantage of training and development opportunities.

Metro North Health promotes a healthy balance between your work and personal life, provides flexible work hours, paid parental leave and study leave options.

For further information please visit the Metro North Health website. This is your opportunity to join the dedicated team of professionals at Metro North Health and be part of a world-class, dynamic and growing health service that embraces technology, excellence in health care, teaching, research and empowering our people to be the best in serving our community.

Professional Lead – Anaesthetic Technicians

Southern DHB

As a professional leader you’ll be responsible for the advising and consulting with the DAHs and Professional Development Facilitator on professional specific workforce development, skill mix and career pathways to build a sustainable future workforce. In conjunction with expert and experienced practitioners you will maximise the utilisation of inter-professional ways of working.

An important part of this position is your involvement in overseeing the credentialing of the Anaesthetic Technician workforce. You will foster excellence in quality practice standards and professional conduct. You will promote the development of Anaesthetic Technicians across the Southern District, whilst promoting efficiency, productivity, and patient safety. To achieve this, you will facilitate professional leadership and direction for Anaesthetic Technicians from a district wide perspective.

This position will be made up of eight hours per week as a Professional Leader, and 32 hours per week in the clinical setting. Clinical hours may require evening, weekend and night shifts, as per service requirements.

Anaesthetic Technician at Capital & Coast District Health Board

Hutt Valley Hospital

Amongst other specialities, Hutt Valley DHB is the centre for five tertiary/regional and sub-regional services – Plastic, Maxillofacial and Burns Services. Each of these specialities can present some very interesting airway pathology that will challenge all your skills and knowledge. A comprehensive orientation and additional training will be provided if necessary.

Anaesthetic Technician/ODP at West Coast District Health Board

  • Permanent full-time role
  • Relocation package available! Travel costs – economy airfares for employee, partner and children and Transport of household effects up to $6,000.
  • Must be registered with the Medical Sciences Council of New Zealand
  • Strong communication skills and client focused approach