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Sonographer - Southland Hospital


The position itself calls for an experienced, approachable and professional individual with a team-based approach and an affinity with both patients and staff alike. You will contribute to positive change within the department and operate with an all-inclusive approach. Your communication skills will be refined and you will be a team player through and through. It goes without saying that you will embody the Southern DHB values of Open, Kind, Positive and a Sense of Community in all that you do.

Our Ultrasound department is well appointed with the latest technology and our staff enjoy the variety of cases they see daily. We encourage a team-focused approach to the service we deliver and excellent time management and decision making skills are essential, as well as the ability to work under pressure.

You will be experienced in all aspects of ultrasound including general, paediatrics, musculoskeletal, vascular, abdo, obstetrics and women’s health, as well as being able to assist the Radiologist with interventional procedures. You will need to be a qualified Sonographer registered with the NZ Medical Radiation Technologist Board (NZMRTB) and hold a current Practicing Certificate.

If you are interested in this role please do not delay – applications will be accepted until a suitable candidate is found.

Closing date: OPEN

For further information please contact Nicole Ross, Recruitment Advisor – Women’s, Children’s and Public Health Directorate, phone: (03) 470 9605 or email:

To Apply:

We only accept online applications. Please apply via our website:

Scope of practice

  • Sonographers