CSSD Supervisor

  • Company:
    St Andrew's Hospital
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    1 day ago
  • Category:
  • Supportive and inclusive team environment
  • Generous salary packaging benefits
  • On-site Car Parking

Located on the edge of Adelaide’s CBD adjacent to the beautiful South Eastern Park Lands, St Andrew’s is the largest independent private Hospital in Australia, with more than 35,000 procedures being performed each year. Our patients are admitted electively or via our Emergency Service, and we cater for most surgical specialties including (but not limited to) cardiothoracic, neuro, hepatobiliary, major bowel, urology, and major plastics.  Building on our successful base, we opened our brand new CSSD facilities last year, following on from a $50 million upgrade and expansion of our clinical facilities.


About The Role:


This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Sterilisation Technician with leadership skills to progress their career pathway in CSSD.


The CSSD Supervisor assists the CSSD Manager in ensuring the smooth and efficient operation of the Hospital’s CSSD by providing day to day supervision, assistance and coaching of work area staff to achieve quality outcomes within a process driven environment. 


This is a full time position with some shift work and out-of-hours work from time to time.


About You:


This position will ideally suit Sterilisation Technicians who possess relevant qualifications (minimum Certificate III in Health Sciences – Sterilisation) and sound experience within a hospital based CSSD.  Previous experience in a leadership / supervisory role is also essential.


Other key requirements include:

  • well-developed knowledge of CSSD functions and tasks
  • the ability to deliver a quality service through effective team leadership
  • experience in managing workflow processes to achieve efficiency and safety
  • a strong customer service orientation
  • a high level of self-motivation.



This is a full-time position.  Start and finish times may vary and the role will work predominantly Monday to Friday, with occasional out of hours or weekend work as agreed.


Benefits and Culture:


At St Andrew’s we believe that relationships matter, and our people are the key to our success. Our committed leadership team, and open and inclusive culture, is reflected in our significant levels of staff tenure and high job satisfaction.


With a commitment medical and surgical excellence, we encourage our front-line staff to identify opportunities for improvement and contribute to decisions, to ensure we are able to provide the best care to our patients.


In addition to our positive culture, staff at St Andrew’s enjoy superior working conditions and benefits, including:

  • generous salary packaging benefits
  • regular staff recognition events
  • leadership development programs
  • extensive in-house training and education programs, and support for further study
  • competitive discounts on private health insurance and pharmaceuticals
  • a strong commitment to flexible working arrangements, including up to 16 weeks paid parental leave, and a range of wellbeing initiatives
  • access to subsidised on-site staff gymnasium and car parking.