Team Leader – Sterile Services

New Zealand, NZ



Public/Environ. Health

Sterile Services are seeking a Team Leader to manage an efficient, effective and high quality service for Wellington and Kenepuru Hospitals.

Your experience in managing people in an operational setting will be essential in ensuring the team is fully focused on achieving set expectations and delivering specialist sterilisation services in our tertiary hospital.

In addition to providing leadership to our dedicated team, you will be accountable for the process and outcome of all stages of the decontamination and sterilisation service. You will manage an efficient and effective high quality service in line with contemporary practices and customer specifications through the use of all resources, elimination of waste, minimisation of risk, and elimination of unnecessary costs.

You will enjoy working with people, motivating and guiding them to work as a tight knit unit and to always give their best. You will be known as someone who is able to get along with a wide range of people from a variety of backgrounds.  Your excellent written communication skills will be well utilised for ensuring our standard operating procedures are well documented.

To be considered for this key role, you will have:

  • a health based qualification
  • sound knowledge of infection control and quality control processes, and
  • You will have strong people management skills and experience, having previously led a team. 
  • A minimum of five years related sterile processing experience at a leadership/ management level or process and production industries such as medical devices, pharmaceuticals or food is essential. 

All candidates applying for any of our current vacancies must complete an online CCDHB application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button (applications for positions will not be accepted unless accompanied by one).

Applications close on 30th July 2017. Please submit your CV and cover letter in Word or PDF format. For further information on this role, please email [email protected] and please indicate vacancy number and job title in the subject line.