About the Position Agency Department of Health Work Unit Renal ServicesBus Driver/Patient Service Job Title Designation Physical 3AssistantJob Type Full Time or Part Time Duration OngoingSalary $50,656 - $51,807 Location Alice SpringsPosition Number 30109 RTF 148302 Closing 16/09/2018Contact Julie Torres on 08 8951 6783 or julie. torres@nt. gov. auAgency Information for Applications must be limited to a one - page summary sheet and an attached detailed Applicants resume/cv. For further information for applicants and example applications click hereIf you accept this position, a detailed summary of your merit (including work history, experience, Information about qualifications, skills, information from referees, etc.) will be provided to other applicants, to Selected Applicant s ensure transparency and better understanding of the reasons for the decision. For further Meritinformation click hereThe NTPS values diversity and aims for a workforce which is representative of the community we serve. Therefore under an approved Special Measures recruitment plan, ATSI applicants will be Special Measuresgiven priority consideration and preference in selection for this vacancy if they meet all essential selection criteria and are suitable at the position level. For further information click hereApply Online Link Primary Objective Provide safe patient transport for renal clients to attend dialysis and their health related appointments while maintaining a high standard of cleanliness and hygiene to the renal vehicle fleet. Context Statement This is a front line service that constantly demands physical work with wheelchair and walker clients. This is shift work. Key Duties and Responsibilities 1. Provide safe and timely patient transport according to the schedule for renal clients. Provide assistance to patients and staff with basic care and ward/unit team environment. Ensure ongoing maintenance and cleanliness of fleet vehicles 2. Follow defined service quality standards, work health and safety policies and procedures relating to the work being undertaken in order to ensure high quality, safe services and workplaces.3. Foster a positive workplace culture through exemplary leadership practices and role modelling behaviour. Selection Criteria Essential 1. Demonstrated initiative, reliability and punctuality and ability to perform physical work involving standing, stretching, lifting and bending.2. Ability to work as a team member working shift work and within a cross - cultural environment. 3. Ability to maintain strict confidentiality and communicate effectively with multi - disciplinary groups.4. Possess good written and verbal communication skills and ability to organise and prioritise workloads and to work with minimal supervision.5. Awareness of the importance of Infection Control principles/waste management and bio hazardous materials and standards of hygiene practices within a hospital environment including Occupational Health and Safety issues.6. Current NT driver s license or equivalent and ability to use a computer. Desirable1. Previous experience in transport services and current first aid certificate. Further Information Four vacancies are available, three full time and one part time vacancy for 0.5 (20 hours) per week. Department of Health has a Smoke Free Policy. Staff are not permitted to smoke anywhere on Departmental premises, facilities or vehicles, nor whilst working off - site. Positions may be subject to pre - employment checks such as immunisation requirements, working with children clearance notice and criminal history checks. A criminal history will not exclude an applicant from this position unless it is a relevant criminal history. More information on pre - employment checks specific to this role can be sourced through the vacancy contact. Approved August 2018 Naomi Heinrich General Manager Alice Springs Hospital Other information Company NT - Department of Health no - Principals only. Recruiters, please don t contact this job advertiser. no - Please, no phone calls about this job! no - Reposting this message elsewhere is NOT OK. This is a part-time job.