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Sterile Services Roles - Expression of Interest

Auckland Closing date: 12 August 2024 Reference: 1084471 Apply Now

Sterile Services Roles - Expression of Interest

(Multiple opportunities and locations available)

Our Sterile Services Roles 

We have exciting opportunities for experienced Sterile Service Technicians to join our Southern Cross Healthcare team! As a Sterile Services Technician, you will be working closely and collaboratively with the Clinical team, including the Clinical Nurse Specialists, Theatre Services Manager, Medical Specialists, and the wider Theatre department.

Southern Cross Healthcare are passionate about developing their team and helping them to reach their full potential, we offer varied opportunities to help you grow as a Sterile Services Technician and become part of our high performing team.

We have a range of roles available from junior technicians to senior team leaders and are willing to provide training to upskill the right people.

If you would like us to hold your details on file for consideration for Sterile Services roles as they arise, please click APPLY, complete the screening questions, and upload your CV.

Ngā pūkenga me ngā wheako | Skills and experience

  • Experience in sterile services would be desirable but training can be provided for the right candidate 
  • Be a team player with excellent communication skills and a proactive nature 
  • Be flexible and adaptable with a willingness to learn 
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills
  • We offer a Professional Development and recognition programme (PDRP) and support to become a registered technician with the NZ Sterile Science Association. (NZSSA)
  • Strong attention to detail will be essential for this role 

Ngā mea ka taea e mātou te tuku I a koe | What we can offer you: 

  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Subsidised health insurance
  • Christmas and New Year Holidays  
  • Relocation allowance
  • Membership to the NZSSA
  • A Professional Development and recognition programme (PDRP)
  • We offer Level 5 training for senior/experienced technicians looking to progress with Southern Cross Healthcare
  • Discounts on products and services from a range of our partners
  • Opportunity to be part of our Employee Rainbow Network 

Ko wai matou | Our Organisation 

Southern Cross Healthcare is driven by a clear purpose to advance the provision of quality healthcare in Aotearoa New Zealand.  

Our people are at the core of everything we do and the care we provide. We combine the skills of more than 4,000 people, including 2,000 nurses and anaesthetic technicians working with more than 1,200 specialists, surgeons, anaesthetists, and allied health professionals. 

Together, we are one of the largest providers of healthcare in Aotearoa New Zealand and the most trusted brand in our industry.  

Our strong ‘for purpose’ organisational ethos means we don’t merely think in financial quarters, we think in generations and the decades it takes to get there. 

Tō mātou whakahaere ki te tika, te rerekētanga, me te whai wāhi mai | Our commitment to equity, diversity, and inclusion

As an organisation, we are committed to upholding the principles of Te Tiriti o Waitangi and providing a culturally safe environment that demonstrates manaakitanga and embraces diversity. 

We welcome and encourage applications from our Māori, Pacific, disabled and rainbow communities as we aspire to have a workforce that reflects the diversity of Aotearoa New Zealand. 

If you would like to discuss your specific needs and how we can support you, please reach out to our Talent Acquisition team at

Haere mai, ā, mā te mahi tahi ka whai wāhi ki tētahi mea whai take, ka āwhina i ngā tāngata ki te whai oranga mā te whakaaro anō ki te tautiaki hauora 

Join us, and together, each of us can be part of something important, helping people live their best lives by reimagining healthcare. 

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