Equipment Nurse - Aeromedical Team

Date published

23 Sep 2022

Applications close

11 Oct 2022


Adelaide, Port Augusta or Alice Springs

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About the RFDS (Central Operations)

Saving and improving lives for over 90 years, the RFDS is a leader in the delivery of emergency aeromedical and community health care services to rural and remote Australia.

Serving South Australia and the NT, the team at RFDS Central Operations exist to support happier and healthier Australians no matter where they live, work or play. We continually invest in our people, infrastructure and technology to improve our patient-centred care.

About this Opportunity
Reporting to the Retrieval Nursing Director, you will be an integral member of the team responsible for the maintenance, calibration and servicing of clinical equipment, ensuring that quality and safety standards are met. You will work to identify improvements in equipment use and storage to ensure longevity and reduction of loss of equipment. You will conduct regular stocktakes and audits and contribute to the purchasing of equipment.

About You

You are naturally organised and efficient with excellent attention to detail and sound problem solving and analytical skills. With a flexible approach, you enjoy working independently or as part of a team depending on the task at hand. You have a demonstrated ability to work within and reach milestones in a planned timeline. An astute communicator, you have high level written (including report writing), verbal and presentation skills.

To be considered for the role you require:
• current AHPRA registration as a Registered Nurse
• demonstrated interest in equipment management
• knowledge and understanding of the National Safety and Quality Health Service (NSQHS) Standards
• the ability to analyse and utilise clinical data

Our Benefits

As part of our team, you can expect to be provided with challenging, interesting work and be supported to achieve your best. The RFDS offers attractive remuneration, including salary packaging benefits, within a supportive environment where our people are valued and professional development is encouraged.

For a copy of the position description and to apply please click here to be redirected to our Careers Centre.

For an initial confidential discussion in relation to the role please contact Jane Longmire, Talent Acquisition Partner on 0498 317 202

Applications close Monday 10th October 2022.

The RFDS has mandatory vaccination requirements. Please contact us if you would like to know more.

The Royal Flying Doctor Service is an equal opportunity employer that fosters a positive culture and offers a diverse, safe and supportive work environment. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Applicants are encouraged to apply.