Position Details
Reference Number 18178
Position Title Maintenance Technician / Handyman
Employment Type Permanent Full Time
Directorate Office of CEO
Division CEO - Operations
Location Northern Health (all campuses)
Award Classification 21 - Metal Industry - SJ35 - SNR PRIME MAINT OP 1
Salary (Fortnight) $0.00
Hours 160.00
Position Summary


Northern Health is one of Victoria’s busiest public health services. Our acute and sub-acute health services cover a local community of approximately 728,000 people and our emergency department treats almost 70,000 patients each year.

The northern community is located in one of Melbourne's most significant growth corridors and our local population is expected to grow by 64% or an additional 128,569 people by 2031. The Northern Health catchment encompasses the rapidly expanding local government areas of Banyule, Darebin, Hume, Nillumbik, Whittlesea and Moreland.

The Northern Health Engineering & Building Services maintains five sites across the Northern suburbs; we currently have a vacancy for a full time Maintenance Handyman.

Previous applicants need not apply

The successful applicants must have;

  • Engineering skills and experience.
  • Be well organised, efficient, reliable, honest and methodical.
  • Extensive experience working autonomously and in a team environment.
  • A current Victorian manual driver’s licence.
  • Be prepared to undergo and pass a National Police History Check
  • Be prepared to work across all sites.
  • Be prepared to be part of an on-call roster to cover after hours, weekend and public holidays and be able to attend the Northern Health properties during emergencies.


  • Previous healthcare experience is preferred but not essential.

If you can answer yes to the above criterial and are keen for a challenge, and be part of a dynamic team assisting in achieving outstanding outcomes for our community - we encourage you to apply.

For further details download the position description or contact Paul Smith on 8405 8065.



Selection Criteria Essential: Must full drivers licence.
Contact Person Paul Smith
Contact Number 84058065
Closing Date 30/07/2018
Position Description
Maintenance Technician Handyman PD 2017.pdf Open