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Technical Officer - Paramedic Science

Date: 16-Mar-2023

Job Location: Townsville, QLD, AU

Company: Central Queensland University

About this Opportunity


  • Continuing, Part Time (0.5 FTE – 36.25 hrs/fortnight)
  • School of Health, Medical and Applied Sciences
  • CQUniversity Townsville
  • Higher Education Worker Level 4
  • Total Remuneration $39,557 to $41,782 pa (including salary of $33,427 to $35,306 plus 17% superannuation and leave loading) 


Join an organisation with an unbreakable belief that quality education, training and research should be available to everyone – regardless of background, location or life circumstances.

Working at CQUniversity


The School of Health, Medical and Applied Sciences proudly delivers a versatile range of science and health related courses.  All courses are taught by enthusiastic staff with extensive industry experience, expertise in research, teaching and consulting in their areas of interest.  We aim to provide an educational experience to our students that is second to none.


We have an exciting opportunity for a part-time Technical Officer to join our active School.  In this role, you will work as part of the technical team to assist with providing a wide range of technical services to school based clinical teaching activities and support the setup of simulated scenarios.  


Each day you work in this role, you will make a positive impact on student learning journeys, all while working within CQUniversity’s state of the art laboratory facilities and enjoying its many generous employment benefits.

Position Requirements


  • Completion of a diploma level qualification with relevant work experience; or an equivalent relevant experience or combination of relevant experience and education/training.
  • Experience or background working in the paramedic/health/science setting and providing routine assistance to others.
  • Proven communication skills with ability to communicate professionally with people from all backgrounds.
  • General understanding of workplace health and safety when working in a laboratory health service setting. 
  • You will be expected to hold vaccinations in relation to the COVID-19 immunisation should your CQUniversity role require you to attend any setting / venue / event where there is a specific entry requirement for you to hold these vaccinations, as per relevant State Government directives.

Position Description


For further information about this position, please refer to the Position Description.

Apply today for a career that changes lives


Applications Close: 11:59pm, Sunday, 9 April 2023


Job Requisition ID: 3066


Contact Details: 


Judith Couper

07 4923 2028


When submitting your application, please include:


Your Current CV or Resume, and a 1-2 page Cover Letter highlighting your relevant skills, experience and suitability for the position.


Please note, applicants for the position must have full time work rights.


CQUniversity is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes diversity in the workplace. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and CQUniversity’s domestic and international student graduates with post-study work rights are encouraged to apply.