Specialist Radiographer (Medical Imaging Practitioner) (503709)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • May 14, 2024
Medicine Casual

Job Description:


Living in Tasmania you can expect the world’s cleanest air, sweeping nature and parks; rugged, mountainous scenery outside your window, and proximity to the freshest local produce you’ve ever tasted.

Here in Launceston we have a regional population just above 77,000. Our city has an incredible sense of community and natural beauty. The spectacular Launceston Gorge provides an amazing backdrop to the city and along with a growing portfolio of recreational and artistic developments creates opportunities for full weekends. Have a Tassie adventure and immerse yourself in the ancient land and cultures of the Palawa people.

Launceston General Hospital (LGH) is committed to all people needing our service and building on our core CARE principles. LGH is a 300 bed Regional Hospital teaching hospital situated in North of Tasmania, with a strong focus on education and specialist care. With a growing number of new Consultants to the region the opportunity to be a part of a new wave of healthcare in Launceston awaits. The population catchment for the Launceston General Hospital of approximately 250 000, extends from the Northwest to the east coast of Tasmania. The LGH is unique it the level of tertiary specialist medical services it has for a regional hospital, as such we see a wide range of presentations and complex medical imaging cases.

The role:

Note: - Please refer to the Statement of Duties for all the selection criteria of this position to address in your application.

The LGH Radiology Team:

Note: - Please refer to the Statement of Duties for all the selection criteria of this position to address in your application.

Details of Appointment

Fixed term, casual, day worker, shift-worker position working as and when required, commencing at your earliest availability for a period of 12 months.

*notwithstanding hours may be negotiated with the successful applicant

Salary: $106,966 to $123,013 pro rata, per annum. Our Employer 11% superannuation contribution is on top of this amount.

You’ll have access to salary package a range of benefits including living expenses up to $9,010 + $2,650 in meal entertainment each FBT year + other benefits if eligible.


Successful applicants will be required to meet the essential criteria:

  1. Registered with the Medical Radiation Practice Board of Australia.

Applicants should note the following criteria are desirable:

  1. Post graduate study in advanced medical imaging or other relevant major.
  2. Professional development in areas relevant to the role.

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:
  1. crimes of violence
  2. sex related offences
  3. serious drug offences
  4. crimes involving dishonesty
  1. Identification check
  2. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

How to Apply

Apply Online. Please click the "Apply" button on this screen. This ensures important questions about you are answered.

You will be prompted to complete a 1-2 page application outlining your experience, skills and knowledge as they relate to the attached Statement of Duties.

Please note:

Download the Statement of Duties and any Associated Documents

We encourage you to review the Applicant Guide, Statement of Duties, prior to applying for an overview of the duties, program, selection process and selection criteria.

Statement of Duties

Applicant Guide

For more information

Mathew Limbrick

Position: Chief Radiographer
Phone: (03) 6777 6081
E-mail: mathew.limbrick@ths.tas.gov.au

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