Waikato is the fourth largest region in New Zealand and located just south of Auckland. It features a wide range of world-class outdoor and cultural experiences.
You can surf the world-famous beaches of Raglan, swim at the beautiful beaches of the Coromandel, hike our majestic mountain ranges, tour the Hobbiton shire, experience the magic of the Waitomo glowworm caves, and encounter a vast array of flora and fauna at the remarkable Maungatautari Ecological Reserve.
Situated on the banks of the mighty Waikato River, Hamilton is New Zealand’s largest metropolitan inland city. Hamilton’s vibrant city centre and rich cultural mix makes it an ideal place to experience the authentic friendly Kiwi lifestyle.
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The Waikato District Health Board (DHB) is one of the largest of 20 DHBs in New Zealand.
We plan, fund and provide health and disability support services to a population of more than 400,000. We run four hospitals across the district a tertiary hospital in Hamilton, a secondary hospital in Thames, and three rural hospitals in Te Kuiti, Taumarunui, and Tokoroa.
Waikato Hospital in Hamilton is one of New Zealand’s largest tertiary, teaching hospitals with over 600 inpatient beds and 22 operating theatres.
Clinical specialities include Women’s and Children Services, Cardiology / Cardiothoracic Surgery, Oncology and Haematology, Surgical services, and Mental Health and Addiction.
Waikato Hospital is the Midland regional referral centre for multiple specialties including trauma surgery, oncology, and neurology.
Our Radiology Department has well established links into all specialties and sub-specialties and clinical teams across the Waikato District Health Board, including providing imaging support for a Level 1 Major Trauma Centre.
We have state of the art facilities with some equipment being the first of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere. Our capital plan extending out to 2024 / 2025 takes into account every piece of equipment we own and when it needs replacing.
The breadth and scope of cases presented is remarkable with an interesting and varied case mix. Unique infections, indigenous health, rural health Waikato has it all and what some practitioners from other locations envy.
The Waikato DHB’s Radiology Department is growing our service to meet growing demand and is focused on creating a positive culture and great work environment for all of our staff.
We are searching for experienced and talented Radiographers (Medical Radiation Technologists) and Sonographers to join our dynamic team.
We provide flexible working arrangements to ensure our team can maintain their work / life balance.
There are unique benefits to working in the Waikato DHB Radiology Department. This includes working with cutting edge technology, access to training and career opportunities, affordable housing, a central living location, and the option to work at one of our rural hospital locations.
Please see position descriptions for (Medical Radiation Technologists) and . For a confidential conversation about your journey working for the Waikato DHB please contact Kelly Fritz in the Recruitment Team on +64 07 839 8687 or email kelly.
To hear from our staff and see our state of the art facilities in action, please watch below.