Paramedic Fixed Term and Casual Register

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Jun 23, 2021
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.


$73,469 to $85,331 (Base rate) pro rata, per annum.

$93,924 to $108,009 (shift work Composite rate) pro rata, per annum.


Paramedic Year 1 to Year 7


Ambulance Tasmania Agreement 2019 and Ambulance Tasmania Award

Period of employment / Hours:


Ambulance Tasmania - All regions, South, North and North West. Please specify preference in the application form.


We are seeking applications from qualified Paramedics to join Ambulance Tasmania on a fixed term or casual basis. Opportunities may be available in the Southern Region, Northern Region and North West Region.

Ambulance Tasmania provides emergency ambulance care, rescue and transport services and a non-emergency patient transport service through a network of 50 stations State-wide. It also coordinates other providers of road ambulance services as well as fixed and rotary wing air services. Medical staff from the Launceston General Hospital work with flight paramedics of Ambulance Tasmania to provide the State-wide Medical Coordination and Retrieval Service, with long distance movements of critical patients (including movements interstate) usually involving fixed wing air movements with the aircraft and pilots provided by the Royal Flying Doctor Service under contract to the Ambulance Tasmania.

Tasmania offers a brilliant lifestyle, with affordable housing, excellent access and choice of education located within strong and vibrant rural and urban centres. Our pristine wilderness and coastlines are on your doorstep and your work/life balance will ensure that you have the best of both worlds!

In return we offer some of the best employment conditions in Australia;

Where you are rewarded with a great salary and conditions

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. Our Registers are for use by non-employees. 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

In order to be considered for this position it is a requirement that you address the selection criteria which are located in the Statement of Duties.

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

Essential Requirements:

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:

Download the Statement of Duties and any Associated Documents

Statement of Duties (PDF): (image) Generic Paramedic PARC (May 2021).pdf

Statement of Duties (Word): (image) Generic Paramedic PARC (May 2021).docx


(image) Department of Health Applicant Guide.pdf

(image) Department of Health Applicant Guide.docx

For more information contact


How to apply:

Online Applications 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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