Anaesthetic Technician / ODP / Kairahurahu Rongoā Whakamoe

Nau mai, haere mai ki Te Whatu Ora – Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District

Location: Wellington Regional Hospital and Kenepuru Hospital

Service:   Anaesthesia and Pain Management

Contract:  Permanent, Full Time

Salary:  Step 1 ($74,842) to Step 7 ($104,466)

Kōrero mō te tūranga – About the role

We are seeking an experienced, trained Anaesthetic Technician to join our multi-disciplinary team of at providing support for elective and emergency surgical services at Wellington and Kenepuru hospital. 

As an Anaesthetic Technician, you will assist with:

  • providing a safe patient experience throughout our facilities
  • preparing the environment for the safe administration of anaesthesia wherever it is required
  • providing skilled assistance to the Anaesthetist during induction, maintenance & emergence stages of anaesthesia.
This is a clinically demanding role; if you are up for an exciting challenge and have the ability to work effectively under pressure, we want to hear from you! 


Moū – About you

Applicants must hold or be eligible for registration with the Medical Sciences Council of New Zealand (MSCNZ) and hold a current Annual Practicing Certificate. 

Please follow this link to find out more about the MSCNZ registration process for an overseas qualified Anaesthetic Technician: 

Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District can provide the successful applicants with: 

  • Reimbursement of Registration with MSCNZ and APC fees
  • Contribution towards relocation costs (some terms & conditions apply)
Mō tō mātou rōpū – About our team


The Anaesthetic Technician team has around 45 people work across either the Wellington Regional (Newtown) or the Kenepuru Hospital (Porirua), 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  We work in a wide variety of specialties including cardiothoracic, neurosurgery, vascular, paediatrics and interventional. 

We are a supportive team and committed to the professional growth of our staff, providing on-going training and development.

E pā ana ki a tatou – About us

Here at Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District we embrace diversity and welcome applications from all people, including all gender identities, ages, ethnicities, sexual orientations, disability and religions. A workforce that is diverse and inclusive means that we are better positioned to understand and serve our community.

Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District are pro-equity health organisation, with a particular focus on Māori, Pacific Peoples, and the Disability Community.

To find out more about us click on the following links:

Capital and Coast

Hutt Valley

Mental Health, Addiction and Intellectual Disability Service 

Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to apply

Click the apply now button to send your application directly to us. For further information on this role please email and indicate the job title and vacancy number in the subject line.

Please note we will be reviewing applications when received and will progress through the recruitment process.

Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai

By joining together we will succeed

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Permanent/Full Time

Job no: AH088-24

Location: Kenepuru Hospital/Porirua, Wellington Hospital

Closing Date: Sunday, 1 September 2024