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Anaesthetic Technician – Evolution Healthcare
Wakefield Hospital offers many types of medical treatments, from diagnosing illnesses to performing surgeries. We have doctors who specialize in a variety of fields, including, cardiothoracic, plastic surgery urological robotic surgery, as well as women’s health, plastic surgery, neurosurgery and spine, general surgeries and many more. We’re especially proud to be the only private hospital in New Zealand that provides gender affirmation surgery. We’ve been serving people in the lower North Island for many years, and we are the largest private hospital in the Wellington area.
About the role
As an Anaesthetic Technician, you will be responsible for assisting with the safe and effective administration of anaesthesia during surgical procedures. Your expertise and attention to detail will contribute to maintaining a sterile environment, monitoring patients, and ensuring the smooth functioning of anaesthetic equipment.
Your responsibilities will include:
· Assist the anaesthetist during procedures
· Anticipate any problems
· Coordinate documentation to ensure the appropriate person has the information required for smooth and effective care of the patient.
· Maintain sterile fields
· Maintain adequate stocks of necessary equipment, pharmaceuticals, and consumables for anaesthetic procedures.
As an Anaesthetic Technician, you will be professional, motivated, and enthusiastic. You will have excellent communication skills and provide an exceptional standard of care to our patients.
You will also demonstrate and have the following skills and experiences:
· Registered with the Medical Science’s Council of New Zealand.
· Sound knowledge and understanding in relation to anaesthetic equipment and anaesthesia
· Excellent written and oral communication
· Be a team player
What’s in it for you?
We’re a company that cares about our employees and we want to make sure that you’re able to balance your work and personal life while growing your career.
We offer a range of workplace benefits that can help improve your life both on and off the job. From free parking and subsidized health insurance to ongoing education and professional development, our workplace benefits are designed to make your job more rewarding and enjoyable. You’ll also enjoy a supportive and friendly environment, competitive wages, and a great work-life balance.
With a team of 1300 and growing, Evolution Healthcare is a leading provider of choice for innovative and superior private healthcare across New Zealand. Our group has five hospitals and a range of specialist health and wellbeing services.
Belonging to Evolution Healthcare means you are supported by an organisation that invests in facilities, technologies and innovative models to continuously move towards a better future for all the people in our care.
Leading through our values, we’re looking for people who value integrity, collaboration, commitment, and innovation but most importantly people who bring the very best of themselves to every situation. Why not join us on our mission to provide superior private healthcare to many and apply today, we’d love to chat more.
We welcome applications from people with the right to work in New Zealand.