Anaesthetic Technician / ODP Kairahurahu Rongoā Whakamoe

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  • Location: Wellington Regional Hospital 
  • Contract: Permanent, full time - rostered and rotating shifts including on call

Are you someone who is energetic, positive and highly motivated?

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced, trained Anaesthetic Technician to join our multi-disciplinary team of Anaesthetists at Wellington Regional Hospital providing elective and emergency surgical services.

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! 

You will enjoy being part of a very supportive team in an excellent working environment. We are committed to the professional growth of our staff and provide on-going training and development. 

Part time option available also. 


  • Provide professional, technical and clinical assistance to the anaesthetists
  • Contributing to the maintenance of a high quality and safe administration of anaesthesia to patients


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: 

CCDHB can provide the successful applicants with: 

  • Reimbursement of Registration with MSCNZ and APC fees
  • Contribution towards relocation costs


Capital and Coast DHB (CCDHB) is located centrally in Wellington and has over 6,000 full-time equivalent staff, making us one of the major employers in the Wellington region. CCDHB operates two hospitals – Wellington Regional Hospital in Newtown and Kenepuru Hospital in Porirua – as well as the Kapiti Health Centre at Paraparaumu. 

The Mental Health, Addiction and Intellectual Disability Service (MHAIDS) spans three DHBs - Wairarapa, Hutt Valley and Capital and Coast DHB’s and includes local, regional, and national services. The local MHAIDS services are provided from multiple sites within the 3DHB sub-region – greater Wellington, Hutt Valley and Wairarapa. 

Here at CCDHB we embrace diversity and welcome applications from people of 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.

CCDHB is a pro-equity Health Organisation, with a particular focus on Māori and Pacific Peoples.

CCDHB provides a range of specialist services including neurosurgery, oncology, neonatal intensive care and community-based services including district nursing, rehabilitation services, social work, alcohol and drug services, and home support services to a population of around 900,000 people.


Candidates will be contacted by the CCDHB if they are successfully shortlisted. Referees will only be contacted with candidates’ permission during the selection process. Unsuccessful applicants will be notified by email if they were not successful for an interview.

We welcome expressions of interest and applications are reviewed as received. Applications will not be accepted via email. All candidates applying for any of our current vacancies must complete an online CCDHB application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. 

Please ensure your uploaded CV and cover letter is in either Word or PDF format. For further information on this role, please email and please indicate the vacancy number (AH90-19) and job title in the subject line.

Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai

By joining together we will succeed

Permanent/Full Time

Job no: AH191-19

Location: Wellington Hospital

Closing Date: Open and ongoing