Echocardiographer / Cardiac Technologist, Melbourne VIC

Position Title: Echocardiographer / Cardiac Technologist

Reference Number: 28127

Employment Status:  Full time

Location: Austin Hospital

Department: Cardiology Department

Position Summary

Austin Health is the major provider of tertiary health services, health professional education and research across 3 campuses for the northeast of Melbourne and state-wide. Austin Health is world-renowned for its research and specialist work in cancer, liver transplantation, spinal cord injuries, neurology, endocrinology, mental health and rehabilitation.

Our Cardiology Department provides a comprehensive range of high quality diagnostic and interventional services. Almost 22,000 cardiac diagnostic tests were performed in 2014/2015 including the full range of echocardiographic procedures. State-of-the-art facilities in the cardiac catherisation laboratories enable the performance of coronary and structural heart interventions and diagnostic electrophysiology and ablation procedures. We have regular teaching sessions and employ a full time Echo educator.

An exciting opportunity currently exists for an enthusiastic and highly experienced Echocardiographer to join our Cardiology Department.

Our Cardiology Department provides a high quality comprehensive range of diagnostic and interventional services – including Echocardiograms, Stress echoes, TOE’s & SHD.

To be successful in this role you must be a fully accredited Echocardiographer.

Key responsibilities will include: performing OP and IP echocardiograms, Stress echocardiograms and assisting during TOE procedures.

We currently have a full time position available.

Work with us! Your reward is to work in a collaborative environment which will provide you with opportunities for ongoing training and development. Your benefits will include salary packaging, and employee assistance program.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory National Police Check conducted by Austin Health and if required, a Working with Children Check.

Austin Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.

Selection Criteria: Must be a fully accredited with ASAR

Contact Person: Chief Cardiac Physiologist – Joanne McKenna

Contact Email: jo.mckenna@austin.org.au

Contact Number: (03) 9496 3819

More information can be found on the Austin Health Website – Career opportunities

Closing date: 16 January, 2019