Operations Team Leader, Central Sterile Supply Department
Auckland District Health Board
April 30, 2018
Auckland, New Zealand
Full Time - Experienced
Hospital, Public and Private
Auckland City Hospital
Are you an experienced Operations Manager looking for a new challenge?
Keen to be a 2IC to the Manager and drive performance in a critical hospital department?
Outstanding management opportunity for a driven individual
We have an exciting opportunity for an outstanding and highly motivated management professional to join the Central Sterile Supply Department (CSSD) at Auckland City Hospital as the Operations Team Leader.
The Operations Team Leader is an important leadership role in one of the most critical departments at Auckland City Hospital. If you are looking to do your life’s best work come and join our team and make a difference.
CSSD is responsible for the disinfection and sterilisation of reusable medical devices. CSSD at Auckland DHB is currently the only Central Sterile Supply Department in New Zealand to be ISO 13485 accredited, utilising advanced sterilisation technology and training methodologies, combined with leading edge software, to provide comprehensive support to our customers.
The Department is responsible for the decontamination of instruments for 39 operating theatres, patient care areas and diagnostic and treatment across Auckland City Hospital and Greenlane Clinical Centre. This role is responsible for production at the Auckland City Hospital site.
The Operations Team Leader has four direct reports (Area Lead Coordinators) who lead teams of Shift Coordinators and Technicians , a total of 70 FTE . They are supported by our Systems & Applications Team, Quality Team and Education & Training Team.
We are looking for an experienced operations manager who has proven experience in performance improvement, operational excellence and exceptional people management skills including having led a large team in a complex environment.
A background in sterile supply or operating theatres would be beneficial however previous experience in a production, manufacturing or supply chain environment is also considered an advantage, particularly in a health related context.
The ability to communicate effectively and drive change is essential, as is a desire and ability to act in the absence of the CSSD Manager.
We are looking for a motivated and proactive leader to head this key team in the department. If this sounds like you please apply by visiting our website www.careers.adhb.govt.nz and apply online quoting ref # CEN05432.
Ensure you attach your latest CV and cover letter. For help with your online application, please contact Sonu Anand, Recruitment Consultant on email@example.com quoting ref # CEN05432.
We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to deliver the best health outcomes for our total population. To do this we are working hard to develop a robust and capable workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage quality applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values to apply and would greatly value seeing more applicants from our M?ori & Pacific communities. Our organisation values diversity, inclusivity and empathy, if you do too, apply now and join us to make a positive difference and to “do your life’s best work” at Auckland DHB
Closing Date is 15 May 2018
Auckland DHB is committed to the application of the Vulnerable Children Act 2014 and its intent to improve the safety of all children. This position is not a Children’s Worker as defined by the Act