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Reference Number 16269
Position Title Sleep Scientist - Sleep Laboratory
Employment Type Permanent Part Time
Location Box Hill Hospital
Award Classification Medical Scientists (18) (Victorian Public Health Sector (Medical Scientists, Pharmacists & Psychologists) Enterprise Agreement 2017-2021) - SCIENTIST GR 1 YR 7
Hours (per fortnight) 26.50
Applications from Recruitment agencies will not be accepted
The successful applicant to this position will be required to undergo a pre-employment Police Check.
Position Summary

Sleep Scientist Grade 1

Sleep Laboratory, Box Hill Hospital

Permanent Part-time


Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest public health services. We provide a comprehensive range of high quality acute, sub-acute, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care and community health services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.


The Sleep Laboratory at Box Hill Hospital is a 6 bed NATA accredited facility. We are currently seeking enthusiastic and professional Sleep Scientists to join our friendly and dynamic team. The position encompasses 1 night shift (10pm-7am) and 1 evening shift (6.15pm-10.30pm) per week.

Reporting to the Sleep Laboratory Manager your duties will involve all aspects of sleep study preparation, recording, overnight monitoring, and analysis. Sleep studies will involve CPAP titration, oxygen titration, transcutaneous CO2 monitoring, and complex ventilation modes. Other duties include CPAP therapy assistance for patients, involvement in departmental educational calendar, and participation in quality assurance activities and the departmental research program.


Selection Criteria

  • Bachelor of Science or Applied Science
  • Possess relevant clinical experience in Sleep Study analysis and monitoring
  • Demonstrate effective communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Demonstrate organisation skills with respect to time management and delegation
  • Demonstrate an ability to work collaboratively as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • Ability to work autonomously with an analytical approach to troubleshooting
  • Self-motivated and flexible


If you have the ability and drive to make a difference take hold of this opportunity and apply today!


For full details refer to the attached Position Description and direct all enquiries to the contact person listed.


All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory police records check.


You must have the right to permanently live and work in Australia to apply for this job.


Please submit all applications online.


Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.


Eastern Health Values: Patients First: Agility: Humility: Respect: Kindness: Excellence

Contact Number (03) 9975 6538
Closing Date 14/11/2018
Position Description
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Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on the closing date.
Please ensure your application is added before this time as we do not accept late applications.