Position: Clinical Perfusionist
Location: Wellington, New Zealand
Description: The Cardiothoracic Service provides tertiary level services to the Greater Wellington Region. Our Perfusionists share in rostered and rotating shifts working Monday – Friday and also cover any required on-call, which will be 1:4-5 once this position is appointed.
Your experience as a clinical Perfusionist will include having knowledge of and experience in intra-aortic balloon pumping, cell saving, cardio-ablation and extra-corporeal life support for a wide range of adult cardiac surgery cases.
It is essential you can demonstrate your skills working in and across diverse teams of health professionals, working as part of the wider theatre team. You will have the ability to work well under pressure and have the ability to think and act quickly. Your decision making ability will be backed up by sound judgement and experience operating within a best practice model.
We have a close knit-team supportive team and offer opportunities for continuous training and development.
Requirements: To be considered for this role you must hold board certification with the Australasian Society of Perfusionists or be eligible for registration holding board certification with either the American or British Society of Perfusionists.