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Staff MRT (Full-Time), Radiology, Te Whatu Ora

Are you a New Graduate MRT looking for a career that makes a difference? Then look no further as Te Whatu Ora - Counties Manukau can offer you an exciting career with opportunities to develop and share medical knowledge within a diverse and challenging health environment!


Te Whatu Ora - Counties Manukau District in South Auckland, New Zealand is a dynamic and progressive organisation at the forefront of innovative health care delivery within the New Zealand Public Health Sector. Our clinical services are located on two sites. Our main hospital is Middlemore Hospital based in Otahuhu, whilst our outpatient and day surgery centre is located in Manukau, a short distance from our main site. Middlemore Hospital is also home to the National Spinal and Burns centre, a tertiary centre for Orthopaedics, and a major trauma hospital, which gives exposure to a wide range of pathology imaging.


We are currently seeking applications from new graduate Medical Radiation Technologists (MRTs). We currently have permanent and fixed term positions available. To meet the demands of our service, we are seeking MRTs who are passionate, dedicated to their career and keen to further develop their skills. We are a large teaching organisation, offering a very supportive learning environment, encouraging continual professional development and education.


Our Radiology department is large and diverse with state of the art medical imaging equipment that includes:

• 14 General x-ray rooms, most with DR

• Two dedicated Angiography suites

• A theatre service with a variety of equipment

• Four CT scanners performing acute and elective CT scans including Cardiac CT

• 2 x 3T and 1 x 1.5T MRI scanner


What we can offer you:

• Fantastic educational opportunities

• Ongoing commitment to professional development

• A wide variety of work

• New, modern state of the art equipment

• Very supportive team environment

• Reimbursement cost of annual practising certificate

• Opportunities to train in advanced modalities Interventional, CT, MRI and Ultrasound


If you are a MRT, wanting to work in the busiest trauma hospital in Australasia, here is your opportunity!


Relocation Support:

If you are successful in your job application, we will provide you with a generous relocation to move to New Zealand (Terms & Conditions apply).


Immigration/Visa Support:

Immigration NZ has introduced a new Accredited Employer Work Visa system from 4 July 2022 that includes a simplified residency process for health workers on the new “Green List” of occupations – and this position is one of those designated critical positions! For successful candidates offered a position with us who require a Work Visa, we will provide support with their Visa application. Here are the links to two key pages of NZ Immigration's official site for more information: Immigration NZ Accredited Employer Work Visa and Immigration NZ Green List Occupations.


How to apply:

If you would like to work in New Zealand known for its beautiful, untouched national parks, mountains, outdoor pursuits and cosmopolitan cities and be a valued member of a dedicated team, then please click on the apply now button.

For more information, please contact Alison Goodare, MRT Team Leader, 0064 9 2760044 ext 58626, or Barbara Ridgway in the Talent Acqusition Team on  9 2760044 ext 58680 or

The successful applicants will have to complete the registration process with the New Zealand Medical Radiation Technologist's Board -

To review the position description, please ''click here''. Salaries are competitive and ongoing professional development is encouraged and supported. Remuneration is as per the PSA Medical Radiation Technologists MECA step 1 

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.