CSSD Technician (509500)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Sep 13, 2021
Medicine Casual

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.


$58,323 to $61,704 pro-rata per annum


Health Services Officer Level 5


Health and Human Services (Tasmanian State Service) Award

Period of Employment

Fixed term, casual, shift work, working as and when required, commencing as soon as possible, for approximately 12 months.


Royal Hobart Hospital – Central Sterile and Supply Department


As a member of the health care team, the CSSD Technician:

  • Decontaminates, packages and sterilises theatre and ward equipment and sterile supplies appropriate to the specialist and general areas.
  • Maintains clean and hygienic surroundings to facilitate the control of infection in the Central Sterile Supply Department (CSSD).

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:

1. Conviction checks in the following areas:
a) Crimes of Violence
b) Sex Related Offences
c) Serious Drug Offences
d) Crimes involving dishonesty

2. Identification check

3. Disciplinary action in previous employment check

Applicants should note that, for a period of six months from the date of publication, this selection process may be used to fill subsequent or similar vacancies.

(image) 509500 CSSD Technician HSO5 (August 2021) HR.pdf
(image) 509500 CSSD Technician HSO5 (August 2021) HR.docx
(image) THS Applicant Guide.pdf
(image) THS Applicant Guide.docx

How to apply

Apply Online. Please click the blue "Apply Now" button on this screen.
Applications will only be accepted online. This ensures important questions about you are answered.

You will be prompted to complete an online application form, complete/upload your selection criteria responses and attach your resume. Please note that attachments must be in Microsoft Word or PDF format.

Referee details are submitted as part of the online application so make sure you have the contact details for two referees before applying.

Important information

The email account you provide when making job applications will be used in correspondence to you. It is important that this is kept up to date and monitored regularly.

To update your email address (or contact number), log in to www.jobs.tas.gov.au and look for “Existing applicant login” where you can update your details.

For further information contact

Rachuel Manning
Nurse Manager – Central Sterilising Department and Sterile Stock Room
Phone: (03) 6166 8654
Email: rachuel.manning@ths.tas.gov.au

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