Operational Manager – Medical Imaging Services


Operational Manager – Medical Imaging Services

Launceston, Tas

The Role:

The Operational Manager – Medical Imaging Services (Chief Radiographer) oversees the operational and strategic direction of Radiology Launceston General Hospital, encompassing clinical practice and financial, human resource and physical resource management within the department. The occupant will:

  • Undertake line management responsibility for all staff.
  • Provide instruction to Radiographers in advanced medical imaging practices and coordinate the teaching of student radiographers and medical students.
  • Spend significant time engaged in hands-on advanced clinical practice.

Note: – Please refer to the Statement of Duties for all the selection criteria of this position to address in your application.

The hospital/site/area/team:

  • Opportunity to lead one of the best regional imaging departments in Australia
  • The ability to pilot the medical imaging department through the implementation of the Launceston General Hospital strategic masterplan redevelopment

Details of Appointment:

Permanent, full time, day worker position working 76 hours per fortnight.


$141,713 per annum + 10% superannuation + access to salary packaging

  • Salary range is in accordance with Allied Health professional Level 5, Grade 4, Allied Health Professionals Public Sector Unions Wages Agreement 2019
  • Applicants should note that, for a period of six months from the date of publication, this selection process may be used to fill subsequent or similar full time and part time vacancies.


Successful applicants will be required to meet the essential criteria:

  • Registered with the Medical Radiation Practice Board of Australia
  • AHPRA Registration

Successful applicants may also meet the desirable criteria:

  1. Post graduate qualifications in management and/or health administration

The Head of the State Service has determined that the person nominated for this job is to satisfy a pre‑employment check before taking up the appointment, on promotion or transfer. The following checks are to be conducted:

  1. Conviction checks in the following areas:

  1. Crimes of violence
  2. sex related offences
  3. serious drug offences
  4. crimes involving dishonesty
  5. serious traffic offences

  2. Identification check

  3. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

How to apply

Apply here: https://careers.pageuppeople.com/759/cw/en/filter/?search-keyword=503732&brand=&location=&category=&work-type=

Quote vacancy number – 503732

Vacancy closing date: Sunday 29 August 2021

You will be prompted to complete an application form detailing your experience, skills and knowledge through the addressing of the selection criteria from the Statement of Duties attached above.

  • All attachments must be in Microsoft Word or PDF format.
  • Referee details are submitted as part of the online application so make sure you have the contact details of two referees before applying.

For more information :

Dr Peter Renshaw (Contact Officer)
Position: Executive Director of Medical Services
Phone: (03) 6777 6007
E-mail: peter.renshaw@ths.tas.gov.au

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