Medical Imaging Technologist / Kairahurahu Iraruke Hauora - Mammographer

Nau mai, haere mai ki whanau ora ki Te Awakairangi

Location: Hutt Valley Hospital

Service:  Regional Breast Screening

Contract:  Permanent, Full Time (We also welcome applications from those seeking part time hours)

SalaryAbove MECA guidelines! - STEP 10 for this Position.

Kōrero mō te tūranga – About the role

We are looking for an enthusiastic mammographer with an interest in women’s health who would like to join our diverse and friendly team. They will play a key role in the delivery of both the symptomatic service and Breast Screen Aotearoa (BSA) national screening programme for the eligible population of the Wellington region. Our service has recently upgraded to state of the art equipment, capable of Tomosynthesis, Contrast Enhanced Mammography and Vacuum assisted Biopsies. A flexible approach to the needs of the service is essential as there is a requirement for evening and possible weekend work.

Mō tō mātou rōpū – About our team

We are a progressive service and the only public service offering Contrast Enhanced Mammography in the whole country. This role offers the opportunity to work in a welcoming, friendly and supportive environment encouraging personal and professional development. We listen to each other and work together as a team to uphold our organisational values.

Moū – About you

The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic, knowledgeable and motivated individual with an in-depth understanding of mammography and breast imaging including Tomosynthesis. The post holder should have a New Zealand recognised post graduate mammography qualification which is BreastScreen Aotearoa (BSA) accredited.  They will perform high quality routine and specialized mammography whilst maintaining a high standard of patient care. They also assist in Stereo core biopsies, vacuum assisted biopsies and excisions. You will also be expected to take part in the department QA Programme.

E pā ana ki a tatou – About us

Here at Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District we embrace diversity and welcome applications from all people, including all gender identities, ages, ethnicities, sexual orientations, disability and religions. A workforce that is diverse and inclusive means that we are better positioned to understand and serve our community.

Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District are pro-equity health organisation, with a particular focus on Māori, Pacific Peoples, and the Disability Community.

To find out more about us click on the following links:

Capital and Coast

Hutt Valley

Mental Health, Addiction and Intellectual Disability Service

Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to apply

Click the apply now button to send your application directly to us. For further information on this role please email and indicate the job title and vacancy number (1114545A-21) in the subject line.

Your safety and that of our patients is important to us. It is our expectation that you will be fully vaccinated against COVID 19, having received two doses of an approved COVID 19 vaccination.

Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai

By joining together we will succeed

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Permanent, Permanent/Full Time, Permanent/Part Time

Job no: 1114545A-21

Location: Lower Hutt

Closing Date: 2 April 2023