Under general direction of the Chief Perfusionist, the Perfusionist role is responsible for the provision of life support for patients undergoing elective and/or emergency cardiac surgery at Canberra Hospital and the National Capital Private Hospital.

The Perfusionist role is required to participate in the Perfusion Close Call Roster, aiding to ensure that perfusion services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

To be successful in this position, it is expected that the successful candidate will have strong organisational skills with a high degree of drive, adaptability and flexibility to accommodate change and provide responsive services to meet clients’ needs. A minimum three years’ experience as a full time clinical perfusionist: completed two-year certificate of clinical perfusion (CCP) with Australasian Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion and current certification with the Australian and New Zealand College of Perfusion.

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