Telephone Operator - Casual


Are you looking for a position that will provide you with occasional work, without the commitment of a permanent role?

We are seeking an enthusiastic friendly team member who is able to work within a team as well as on their own. As this position involves covering all shifts in our 24 hours a day, seven day a week service you will need to be available at short notice.  Full training will be given to the successful applicant. 

We would love to hear from you if you: 

  • Enjoy answering and redirecting telephone enquiries
  • Are customer-focused - have a pleasant and welcoming telephone manner
  • Are computer literate – using the keyboard and multiple systems to redirect calls and find information.
  • Have the ability to cope with varying telecommunication requests in a calm and efficient manner on the main hospital switchboard. 


We offer a supportive workplace culture with a commitment to your on-going professional development. This includes; a comprehensive orientation programme, training and study opportunities, and peer support. 

Staff benefits include discounts from many companies throughout the region, and use of our onsite gym. 


Please complete an online HVDHB application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button or through our careers website:  Please note: We are unable to accept applications via email.

For further information on this role, please email and indicate the vacancy number 8111327-18 and job title in the subject line.


Job no: 8111425-18

Location: Lower Hutt

Closing Date: Sunday, 16 December 2018