SA Health

Job no: 868582
Work type: Full time
Location: Yorke and Mid North
Categories: Corporate Services, Support Services

  • Yorke and Northern Local Health Network, Wallaroo and Yorke Peninsula
  • Salary $97,022 – $102,626 p.a. – ASO6
  • Ongoing Full Time



In this role you will oversee facilities and maintenance programs across designated sites to ensure adherence to legislative requirements, Australian Standards, and other regulations governing both internal and external preventative maintenance initiatives.

Responsibilities include:

  • Ensuring compliance with relevant standards for corporate service provision, overseeing administration, catering, cleaning, orderlies, and laundry services within the healthcare service
  • Effective communication with other Local Health Network (LHN) units, directorates, and external stakeholders on pertinent issues
  • Providing expert advice and support to regional managers and Directors of Nursing, as well as managing various minor and major projects through proficient project management skills.

About You

  • Possess drive, initiative, and the ability to work successfully under limited direction
  • Demonstrated ability to interpret and understand a broad range of complex information and systems
  • Ability to be flexible and adaptable in response to organizational and operational change
  • Demonstrated ability to deploy professional integrity and maintain confidentiality.

Essential criteria

Applicants will be expected to have experience in:

  • Evaluation/selection of plant and equipment
  • All aspects of facilities management
  • Development and implementation of policies and procedures
  • Management of human, physical, and financial resources
  • Use of personal computers and Microsoft Office software.

Applicants will be expected to have Knowledge of:

  • Australian Standards, Food Safety Standards, Building Code of Australia, and relevant health care legislation
  • Equal Employment Opportunity Act and Work Health Safety Act
  • Infection Control and Customer Service principles
  • Safety and Risk Management Standards.

This is an excellent opportunity for a highly organised individual with a strong background in facilities and equipment management to make a significant impact within Yorke and Northern Local Health Network.

About the Region

A career in the Yorke and Northern Local Health Network offers many great lifestyle benefits, including diverse job prospects and the opportunity to fast track your skills and career, not to mention your choice of scenery from farm, ocean, vineyards and the Southern Flinders Ranges. View the below videos for more information about working for Yorke and Northern Local Health Network

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Important Information

In addition to the annual salary and entitlements (superannuation & leave loading), we also offer salary sacrifice benefits, watch a short video about what salary packaging is  For information about the eligibility for the Relocation Support working for SA Health can be found here.

The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working part-time.  Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.

Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check and appropriate immunisation requirements.


  • National Police Certificate (NPC) for employment involving unsupervised contact with vulnerable groups required for this position (E.g. aged care employment or work involving vulnerable clients)

Immunisation Risk for this position is – Category B

SA Health Services are required to implement the Addressing vaccine preventable disease: Occupational assessment, screening and vaccination policy in the workplace.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply. Job ref868582.


Linda Carter
Corporate Support Officer
Phone: 8842 6587

Application Closing Date

15 July 2024 – 11.55PM


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Advertised: 19 Jun 2024 Cen. Australia Standard Time
Applications close: 15 Jul 2024 Cen. Australia Standard Time

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