Sterilisation Technician

Job Description

Flexibility to work either full or part-time, with an immediate start available for the right candidates!


About the Opportunity

Hillcrest Private Hospital has opportunity for a Sterilisation Technician who will be responsible for carrying out the cleaning, assembly, inspection, wrapping and sterilisation of surgical instruments and medical equipment.  This will include working in conjunction with the Operating Theatre staff to provide timely sterile products, trays and equipment where applicable. This is a critical part of the surgical process and the ability to work efficiently with your team to manage pressing deadlines is crucial.


Your Skills and Experience

To succeed in this role, you will bring proven experience in Clinical Sterilisation services, ideally within a hospital setting.   You will have exceptional communication skills and can work in a fast-paced environment to meet deadlines.

You will also bring;

  • Holds a Certificate III or above in Sterilisation Services or has a willingness to undertake this qualification.
  • Customer service focus
  • Ability to adhere to the infection control and sterilisation standards as per AS/NZ standards 4187
  • High attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively as part of a high-performing team


What’s in it for you?

Professional Advancement: Recognition, Rewards, Professional Development, and Employee referral programs. Free access to LinkedIn Learning, education scholarships and the Ramsay Leadership Academy to support career progression.  

Discounts: Ramsay Rewards - Access great deals at major retailers. Hospital, Allied Health & Pharmacy discounts -you’ll pay less for hospital cover and receive higher extras limits for things like General and Major Dental. 

Health and Wellbeing: Flexible work opportunities with the ability to have a say in your roster, Flexible Leave Program, and a free Employee Assistance Program offering access to confidential counselling, coaching and support 24/7.  

Leisure/Social/Financial:Discounts for leisure travel with selected Hotels, salary sacrifice opportunities e.g., airport lounge membership, self-education expenses, novated leasing and more. 


About Our Hospital

Hillcrest Private Hospital is a 66-bed hospital with four operating theatres and a full range of medical, surgical, and mental health services.

The Hospital is owned and operated by Ramsay Health Care, a global operator of private hospitals and primary care clinics with 74 Australian sites employing over 34,700 people. We have been focused on delivering high-quality patient care and practising the Ramsay Way philosophy of ‘People Caring for People’ since 1964.


At Hillcrest, we care.

If you enjoy working in an environment where your initiative and team focused approach are valued, we encourage you to submit your cover letter and resume.

Please direct all enquiries to: Nick Browne via

Applications close: Sunday the 30th of June 2024       



All applications must be lodged online. Applications made by recruitment agencies will not be considered. 

  • Must provide a National Police check conducted within the previous 12 months. 
  • Depending on the role, Ramsay may require a Working-With-Children check and proof of immunisation against infectious diseases.