Service Administrator - COVID-19at Southern District Health Board (Invercargill/Dunedin)
Southern District Health Board (Invercargill/Dunedin)
6d ago
source : New Zealand Government

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Queenstown, Dunedin or

  • Full-time
  • Fixed-term until July
  • About the

    We are looking for a service administrator to be part of the Case and Contact Management team within our Covid-19 unit in the Public Health Service.

    To support the COVID-19 Manager and the wider team to work most

    You will be part of a team of people working across the Southern district who are undertaking Covid-19 cases investigations, contact tracing and outbreak management work (either in Southern or in other parts of

    Case and Contact investigation : First calls to cases and their households to find out the source of their illness and anyone they may have Exposure Event Investigation : Talking to business owners and investigating likely contacts at any place the case has been while Case and Contact Monitoring : Completing daily follow up with the cases and their Outbreak Management : working with businesses to ensure they have appropriate management plans in place for dealing with an

    You must be able to work between 8 - 10 hours a day in a seven day a week roster. There are part-time and full-time work opportunities.

    There are offices based in Dunedin, Queenstown and


    You will have excellent IT skills and you will be using the National Contact Tracing Solution (NCTS) information

    On the job training for all aspects of the role will be provided, but it's essential that you have the following attributes to be contributing member of this

    Proven experience working in an administrative Understanding of the principles of Te Tiriti o Waitangi and applying this to your Need to be very tech savvy - all the work is online in NCTS and over the Excellent communication and people skills - you will be talking to people on the phone and would need to be able to navigate difficult Able to follow Able to work well within a team and Have basic knowledge of COVID-19 Adaptable to work in a rapidly changing environment and pivot

    If this sounds like you, then please do apply. We would love to hear from

    Please indicate in your cover letter the hours per week, location, and fixed term period you would be interested

    About Southern

    Southern DHB has the largest regional coverage of all the New Zealand health boards, providing services to 350,000 people in diverse communities across a huge geographical area.

    We take pride in all the services we provide, and our aim is to improve, promote and protect the health of our region. We believe that our dedicated and passionate staff are a significant driving force behind the achievement of these standards, and we need more like minded people to help us continue providing for our

    Closing date : Tuesday, 28 June

    Due to the fast-paced nature of the DHB, our vacancy close dates may be subject to change. Don't delay, make sure you apply as soon as

    Do you currently work for Southern DHB? If so, please apply for this role via our internal careers site, found

    For further information please contact Tara Hobbs, Recruitment Advisor.


    In the interests of protecting our people and our patients, all appointments will be subject to the

    Occupational health Police vetting / Ministry of Justice safety Serious misconduct checks (previous Public Service departments and statutory Crown entities

    Covid vaccination

    Following the update to COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order 2021, to be employed with Southern DHB you will be required to be fully vaccinated and have received a booster vaccine against COVID-19.

    You will need to provide proof of this to Occupational Health

    We only accept online applications. Please apply via our website :

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