Patient Transport Officer Fixed Term and Casual Register

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Jul 29, 2020
Medicine Casual, Full-time, Part-time

Job Description:

Following an announcement by the Tasmanian Government, a Public Health Direction was issued on 10 September 2021 requiring that all Health Workers are vaccinated against COVID-19. This step is critical in protecting both our health workforce and vulnerable Tasmanians in our care.

Applicants for any position within the Department of Health must be prepared to be vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of their employment.


$57,012 to $60,317 pro rata, per annum.


Health Services Officer 5


Health and Human Services (Tasmanian State Service) Award

Period of employment / Hours:


Ambulances Tasmania - Statewide


Working as a member of the Ambulance Tasmania, Health Transport Services team, Patient Transport Officers provide transport of low acuity, medically stable patients requiring a basic level of care and observation for patients travelling to, from or between Department of Health and Tasmania Health Service facilities.

Essential Requirements:

Current Driver's Licence.

The Head of the State Service has determined that the person nominated for this job is to satisfy a pre‑employment check before taking up the appointment, on promotion or transfer. The following checks are to be conducted:

1. Conviction checks in the following areas:

2. Identification check

3. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

Please note a fixed-term and casual employment register is not a vacancy and inclusion on a register does not guarantee any offer of employment will be made. Employment Registers provide a mechanism to recruit to casual and short, fixed term vacancies. For permanent and more lengthy fixed term vacancies, please look at the individual advertisements on

Download the Statement of Duties and any Associated Documents

Statement of Duties (PDF): (image) Generic Patient Transport Officer HSO 5 (March 2020) HAHSA.pdf

Statement of Duties (Word): (image) Generic Patient Transport Officer HSO 5 (March 2020) HAHSA.doc


(image) Department of Health Applicant Guide.pdf

(image) Department of Health Applicant Guide.docx

For more information contact


How to apply:

Online applications are preferred - please click the blue 'Apply Now' button.

If you apply online: - Please do not send a hard copy application as well. - You do not need to upload an Application for Employment form.

- OR -

Complete the following application form and post your application to us at:

Recruitment Services - Human Resources

Department of Health

GPO Box 125


Application for Employment (Word).docx

Application for Employment (PDF).pdf

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