26146


Infection Control Officer
Full-time Temporary with a Possibility of Permanency

Closes: 05 March 2021

Classification: Health Professional Level 3
Salary: $95,883 - $101,033 plus superannuation
Position No: 26146
Directorate: ACT Health
Advertised (Gazettal date): 19 February 2021
Contact Officer: Alison Kingsbury on alison.kingsbury@act.gov.au or (02) 5124 9255


Details: The Health Protection Service of ACT Health Directorate has a temporary vacancy with the possibility of permanency in the Infection Control Team. The successful applicant will work as part of the Communicable Disease Control Section, whose primary role is to minimise harm caused by the spread of communicable diseases. This role will assist with the ACT community based infection control program, including monitoring and compliance with the relevant codes of practice and public health legislation. They will be part of the multidisciplinary team investigating acute outbreaks of communicable diseases. The successful applicant will need to be customer focused and able to communicate with a wide range of stakeholders and members of the public

Eligibility/Other requirements:

  • Tertiary qualifications in health or equivalent relevant qualification.
  • Current driver’s licence

Notes: This is a temporary position available immediately for a period of nine months with the possibility of extension and/or permanency. Selection may be based on application and referee reports only and an order of merit will be established.

How to Apply: Applicants should provide a written response to the Selection Criteria located in the position description of no more than four pages, a current curriculum vitae and the names of two professional referees.

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This is a temporary position available immediately for a period of nine months with the possibility of extension and/or permanency.

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