Operations Assistant Job at St Vincent’s Hospital Network in Darlinghurst NSW

Job Description

Position Title: Operations Assistant

Employment Type: Permanent Full time

Hours per week: 38 Hours per week

Position Grade: Operations Assistant

Salary: $52,466.86 – 53,921.59

Enterprise Agreement: The NSW (Non-Declared) Affiliated Health Organisations’ Health Employees Agreement 2009

Department Name: Perioperative Services

Position Summary:
A vacancy exists in the above unit for a highly motivated Operations Assistant with appropriate knowledge and skills to join our friendly and supportive team. Our progressive and innovative team offers development opportunities for our staff and a caring environment for the delivery of high quality patient centred care. The successful applicant will be expected to be able to provide maintenance of equipment, cleaning and support services within the Operating Suite/ Perioperative Services.

This position requires a Working with Children Check (WWCC) issued by the Office of the Children’s Guardian.

The vacancy is open to Australian citizens, New Zealand citizens who hold a valid New Zealand passport, Australian permanent residents and those non-residents deemed by the Department of Immigration and Citizenship to be eligible to work in Australia only.

About St Vincent’s Health Network Sydney:
St Vincent’s Health Network Sydney is made up of three public hospitals, St Vincent’s Hospital Sydney, Sacred Heart Health Service and St Joseph’s Hospital at Auburn. We are part of St Vincent’s Health Australia, the largest diversified health care organisation within Australia’s not for profit Catholic health care sector. As a Catholic health and aged care service provider, our mission is to bring God’s love to those in need through the healing ministry of Jesus, with a commitment to those who are poor and vulnerable.

We are committed to equal employment opportunity, ethical practices, and the principles of cultural diversity and promote a smoke free work environment. Appropriate criminal record and child protection checks are conducted for all successful candidates. Employment with St Vincent’s is subject to you having current immunity status that complies with the Occupational Assessment, Screening & Vaccination against Specified Infectious Diseases – NSW Health Policy Directive PD2018 _009. Appointment and ongoing employment will be subject to continued compliance with the policy directive.

St Vincent’s Health Network Sydney has an Australian Taxation Office (ATO) approved salary packaging scheme in place to increase the take home pay of staff. For information about the scheme go to

Application Instructions:
St Vincent’s Health Network Sydney is committed to reconciliation and encourages Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people to apply for all advertised positions.

When applying for the position, Applicants will be required to upload a recent Resume as well as a separate Cover Letter addressing the Selection Criteria for the position as outlined below. External applicants are to upload their Cover Letter alongside their Resume when reaching the ‘My Experience tab >Resume/CV> Upload. For Internal applicants, this document is to be uploaded further down the page alongside your Resume under Resume/CV> Upload.

Selection Criteria:
Personal integrity and demonstrated commitment to the Philosophy, Mission and Values of Mary Aikenhead Ministries and St Vincent’s Health Australia

Experience in day-to-day operations of patient support services in a large complex organisation.

Demonstrated sound written and oral communication skills.

Ability to work within a team environment and independently.

Ability to remain motivated and to demonstrate a willingness to learn.

Knowledge of manual handling techniques, preferably including the lifting and transferring of patients and the use of specialists lifting devices.

Committed to working a 7-day rotating roster.

An awareness of Infection Control Principles and an understanding of Work Health and Safety principles

An example on how to address the selection criteria is provided in the link below in order to assist you with completing your application.

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Applicants that do not address the selection criteria will have their application automatically culled.

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Company: St Vincent’s Hospital Network

Company Location:  Darlinghurst NSW

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