Household Staff (casual) Nelson Hospital

  • Join our household team and provide an important service
  • Casual positions covering staff leave across a range of shifts and locations
  • Training can be provided 

Ngā mōhiohio e pā ana ki tēnei mahi (About this position)

Our housekeeping staff undertake a range of cleaning and household duties in wards and departments at Nelson Hospital, as well as at various locations around the district.

We have casual positions available, covering staff leave, working on an as required basis.

Our casual staff need to have the flexibility to work across a range of shifts, and sometimes at short notice. Please note - There are no fixed, or guaranteed minimum hours of work associated with casual employment.

Ko wai he kaitono tōtika? (Who is an appropriate applicant?)

To be successful in this role you must be reliable, have a positive attitude and consistently deliver high-quality, customer-focused service. Previous cleaning experience would be an advantage; however, training will be provided. 

You will have the flexibility to work across a range of shifts and locations, sometimes at short notice.

IMPORTANT: Applicants must be New Zealand (NZ) or Australian Citizens, or have NZ Permanent Residency, or a valid NZ visa, and must be living in New Zealand at the time of applying.

Ā mātou rōpū (About our team)

Nelson Marlborough Health is the main health provider for the top of the south. Nearly 3,000 strong, we are Nelson and Marlborough’s largest employer, which means the opportunities here are endless. Our main locations are Nelson and Wairau Hospitals but we are spread across the region and service all parts of the community. Our work can be challenging, but we are up for it. We have a great team and we work hard to make a difference. We value integrity, innovation, respect and teamwork. 

Ētahi atu mōhiohio (More Information)

Ngā huanga o tēnei mahi (The benefits of this position)

We provide a great place to work with professional development opportunities, a supportive work environment, and workplace wellness programmes.

Me pēhea ahau e tono ai? (How do I apply?)

For general enquiries please contact our recruitment team on or 03 546 1274. 

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

Ref: N20-421 

Applications close: Thursday 29th October

Nelson Marlborough Health strongly endorses Te Tiriti o Waitangi.

We believe that to achieve equity in health outcomes for Māori we need a workforce reflective of the population it serves. We strongly encourage applications from candidates who identify as Māori and we recruit for cultural competence.  

He waka eke noa. We are all in this together.

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Job no: N20-421

Location: Nelson Hospital

Closing Date: Thursday, 29 October 2020