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Medical Imaging Technologist - Wairau Hospital


About the role

This is an exciting opportunity to join our Radiology department here at Wairau Hospital in Blenheim.

We have two permanent positions available as follows:

· Full-time working 80 hours a fortnight (1.0FTE)

· Part-time working 64 hours a fortnight (0.8FTE)

Please indicate if you have a preference for either position in your covering letter.

You will be working a rotating roster over seven days. Experience in CT and Mammography is preferred, but not essential.

About you

You will be registered with the NZMRT Board and hold a current APC, or you will be about to complete your degree in Medical Imaging. You will be a positive, friendly, team player with a good sense of humour and will be willing to become part of a friendly and dedicated team. Our team provides a comprehensive diagnostic radiology service including; general radiography, CT scanning, ultrasound and mammography.

· A sound knowledge of diagnostic radiography

· Excellent communication skills and empathy

· The passion to deliver high-quality healthcare.

· The flexibility to work a Mon-Sun rotating roster.

About us

Nelson Marlborough Health (NMH) is the main health service provider for New Zealand's Nelson, Tasman and Marlborough regions, serving nearly 145,000 people across two main hospitals, public health and a range of community services. We provide a great place to work with professional development opportunities, job security, and workplace wellness programmes.

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What we offer

We can offer you a great team environment that is passionate about their role in providing excellent patient-centred care.

The top of the South Island is renowned for National Parks, access to outdoor recreational pursuits, arts, vineyards and much more. The community has excellent options for schooling and most sporting and cultural facilities.

How to apply

For role specific information please contact Jess Ettema on

For general enquiries please contact our Recruitment team on or +64 3 546 1274

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Applications close: Thursday, 22 August 2019.

Scope of practice

  • Medical Imaging Technologist