Health Service Officer - Equipment Loan Service

$53,886 - $55,637 yearly
  • ACT Government
  • ACT, Australia
  • 23 Nov, 2021
Casual/Seasonal/Maternity Customer Service, Receptions, and Complaints Medical, Health, and Social Work

Job Description


Closes: 08 December 2021

Classification: Health Service Officer Level 3
Salary: $53,886 - $55,637 plus superannuation
Position No: C12376, several - 01Z9D
Directorate: Canberra Health Services
Advertised (Gazettal date): 22 November 2021
Contact Officer: Jessica Nuss on or 51241065

Our Vision: creating exceptional health care together.

Our Role: to be a health service that is trusted by our community.

Our Values: Reliable, Progressive, Respectful and Kind.

Under current Public Health Emergency Directions all Canberra Health Services staff are required to have received at least one COVID-19 vaccination dose by 29 October and be fully vaccinated by 1 December 2021.

In order to be eligible for employment with Canberra Health Services you will be required to provide evidence of vaccination against COVID-19 by way of a Vaccination Certificate or provision of an authorised exemption, for consideration. Please ensure you include this information with your application documentation.

Canberra Health Services (CHS) is focussed on the delivery of high quality, effective, person centred care. It provides acute, sub-acute, primary and community‐based health services, to the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) and surrounding region. More information can be found on the CHS website:

Rehabilitation, Aged and Community Services (RACS) is a vibrant and diverse Division within Canberra Health Services providing multidisciplinary Rehabilitation, Aged and Community based care across a range of settings. This includes Canberra Hospital, Community Health Centres, Village Creek Centre in Kambah, Independent Living Centre and the University of Canberra Hospital. Our staff are committed to the delivery of health services that reflect Canberra Health Services values of Reliable, Progressive, Respectful and Kind.

RACS work collaboratively with patients, their carers and other services within and external to CHS.

The Equipment Loan Service team is responsible for effective and efficient delivery, collection, cleaning and maintenance of rehabilitation equipment to support clients in the community and to ensure the delivery of high-quality customer service and client care.

About You

CHS is committed to workforce diversity and to creating an inclusive workplace. As part of this commitment, we welcome applications from all diversity groups. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people with disability and people who identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex, or Questioning (LGBTIQ) are encouraged to apply.

Behavioural Capabilities

  • Strong organisational skills with a high degree of drive.

  • Adaptability and flexibility to accommodate change and provide responsive services to meet clients’ needs.

Position Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Hold a current driver’s licence.

  • A high level of fitness and ability to perform all duties.

  • Have an understanding of how the National Standards and Quality Health Service (NSQHS) indicators align with this role.

  • Fulfil the responsibilities of this role as detailed in the CHS Exceptional Care Framework, Clinical Governance Framework, Partnering With Consumers Framework and all other related frameworks.

Prior to commencement successful candidates will be required to:

  • Undergo a pre-employment National Police Check.

  • Obtain a Working with Vulnerable People Registration

  • Obtain a Compliance Certificate from OMU (Occupational Medicine Unit) relating to assessment, screening and vaccination processes against specified infectious diseases.

Note: These position's will be offered on a casual basis and the full-time salary noted above will be paid pro-rata.

Job Closing Date

08 Dec, 2021