Clinical Physiologist – Wairau Hospital (Blenheim)


  • Permanent 0.4FTE position (32 hours a fortnight)
  • Primarily pacemaker/device checking and Holter monitor analysis
  • Make a real difference every day 

About the role 

We are a small, diverse, team of two Cardiac Technicians mainly supporting hospital Physicians and visiting Cardiologists. Technical support is also provided by the Cardiac Physiologists at Nelson Hospital. 

The role will include performing standard ECG work, including stress testing and Holter monitor reporting.

Pacemaker and device therapy knowledge and competency is essential. Knowledge in aspects of Cath Lab work involving Angiography and Cardiac Catheterisation would be advantageous, but is not essential. Basic respiratory testing is also performed within the department, however, training will be provided if the successful applicant does not have a respiratory background. 

This is a permanent position working 32 hours a fortnight based at Wairau Hospital in Blenheim; however, we offer a district-wide service so you may be required to work at Nelson Hospital to cross cover or to maintain experience or exposure. 

About you

You will be will be well organised, self-motivated, committed to standards of excellence and have good interpersonal skills and attention to detail. You will be a qualified and experienced Cardiac Clinical Physiologist (CCP) and will hold current APC and registration with the Society of Cardiopulmonary Technicians (SCT) and Clinical Physiologists Registration Board (CPRB).

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.

Find out more about us at 

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC34XErxkHJ5YAn59o6SrhnA 

About Marlborough 

Situated at the top of the South Island, Blenheim is well known for its temperate climate, award winning wineries, stunning scenery and outdoor pursuits - all available within minutes of the town centre. The Marlborough region offers exceptional lifestyle opportunities which support work/life balance. Click here for more information on the Marlborough region. https://marlboroughnz.com/

How to apply

For general inquiries please contact our recruitment team on vacancies@nmdhb.govt.nz or 03 546 1274.

For role specific information please contact Steve White, Team Leader Physiology/Echocardiography via Steve.White@nmhs.govt.nz 

Keen to apply now, it’s easy. Please fill in our online application form. 

https://nmdhb.careercentre.net.nz

Ref: W19-064

Applications close: Wednesday 15th May (unless filled prior)

Permanent/Part Time

Job no: W19-064

Location: Wairau Hospital

Closing Date: Wednesday 15 May (unless filled prior)