Job Application

Ophthalmic Technician (Full Time) Ophthalmology, Te Whatu Ora


Full Time

Remuneration as per PSA Allied Health MECA guidelines


Counties Manukau District is a dynamic and progressive organisation at the forefront of innovative health care delivery within the New Zealand Public Health Sector. We serve the people of South and East Auckland and are one of the largest providers of paediatric and adult primary, secondary and tertiary health care in Australasia.


A new and exciting full time opportunity has become available for an Ophthalmology Ophthalmic Technician. The role will  have patient contact through conducting visual function evaluations of patients, in coordination with the Consultants, with a goal of providing accurate, efficient and a high standard optometric and other ophthalmic assessments.


We are looking for a highly motivated team member who is willing to undertake training and learn new skills, be able to work well within a culturally diverse environment and have good computer, administrative and time management skills.


In return you will have a unique opportunity to expand and develop a broad range of technical expertise and work with some of the latest technology in a friendly and very supportive team of professionals.



•    Related Health Qualification and experience

•    Minimum of one year clinical experience in Ophthalmology


If you meet the above requirements and are looking for a new opportunity then, apply online at


To view the position description, please click here. For more information on this role, please contact Darwin Dela Cruz on or Barbara Ridgway on


Job Number: CMH202311142

Applications Close: 1 September  2023



This position requires any worker to be vaccinated for vaccine preventable diseases including Covid-19
At Counties Manukau Health people and their lives matter to us. We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to delivering the best health outcomes for our community. To help us achieve this we need a workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applications from all backgrounds who share our values and have a passion to work in our community and would greatly value seeing applicants from our Maaori and Pacific communities. We are also committed to our Disability Strategy, which focuses on people with disabilities; they are our patients, whaanau, community and our staff - all carefully considered in our action plan. Together we will improve the accessibility needs for everyone who has a disability. Our values are Valuing Everyone- Whakawhanaungatanga , Kind –Manaakitanga, Together –Kotahitanga, Excellent- Rangatiratanga. If these are your values too, then join us today.