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Position: Respiratory Scientist

Location: Royal Perth Hospital

Classification: Permanent Full Time (1.0 FTE)

Salary: HSO Level P1 $72,703 - $101,257 p.a.

Closing:2020-07-13 4:00 PM WST

Position Profile: We are seeking to appoint a skilled and experienced person for the role of Respiratory Scientist. As part of a multidisciplinary team, you will provide a diagnostic service in pulmonary physiology to inpatients and outpatients that is up to date and responsive to the needs of the patients and their physicians. The successful applicant will perform specialised tests and analyse results, maintain equipment and consumable supplies. The role facilitates and promotes patient safety and quality of care, while practicing as a Respiratory Scientist in accordance with the Australian and New Zealand Society of Respiratory Science (ANZSRS) and EMHS policies and guidelines. 

Area Profile:Royal Perth Hospital (RPH) is Perth’s inner city, tertiary adult hospital and part of the Royal Perth Bentley Group. Home to the State Major Adult Trauma Service, RPH offers tertiary-level emergency medicine, mental health, complex and elective surgical care, and specialist medical services. It is also a premier teaching hospital and contributes to innovation and excellence in medical research and patient care. 

For further information and to apply for this position please visit: 

Respiratory Physiologist/Trainee Respiratory Physiologist

Waitemata DHB Respiratory Services

North Shore Hospital, Auckland, New Zealan

1.0 FTE (80 hours per fortnight)


Salary is based on experience and in line with Apex Union Clinical Physiology Multi Employer Collective Agreement


Closing Date: 17 July 2020


The Respiratory Physiology Department at North Shore Hospital have an opportunity for a qualified Respiratory Physiologist.


The Respiratory Physiology department at WDHB is a rapidly developing service with an enthusiastic team focused on contributing positively to the respiratory health of the WDHB population. At present the team is based at North Shore Hospital with regular clinics at Waitakere Hospital with further expansion of the service planned in the future.

As a Respiratory Physiologist at WDHB you will be involved with advanced lung function testing as well as assessment and follow-up of patients requiring home oxygen therapy.

Applicants should hold the Certificate of Respiratory Function Science through the ANZ Society of Respiratory Science and meet the requirements for registration with the Clinical Physiologists Registration Board however full training can be provided for candidates who are currently working towards these who have relevant experience in a pulmonary function laboratory.

We also invite submissions from applicants for who do not hold the aforementioned qualifications to be considered for a trainee position. For this, you will have a relevant Bachelor of Science Degree with (ideally) a major in Physiology or other human science. You will also need to demonstrate excellent interpersonal and communication skills and an understanding of relevant technology.

For further information please contact: Ewan Morris, Team Leader of Respiratory Physiology on 021 294 983 or [email protected]

For general enquiries, please call Wednesday Darling - Recruitment Consultant at [email protected]

Clinical Respiratory Physiologist/Exercise Physiologist


  • Permanent full-time opportunity (40 hours per week)
  • Join an experienced team with exceptional collegial support!
  • Bachelor of Science in Human Physiology/Exercise Science or equivalent qualification is essential

Our Purpose: Why we do it

When you work with the Canterbury District Health Board, you're part of something very special. We plan, fund and deliver health services to the almost 600,000 people that live in the Canterbury region. Our primary goal is to put people at the heart of everything we do.

The Team: What we do

The Canterbury Respiratory Physiology Service conducts world class respiratory diagnostics and has an innovative multi-disciplined approach that provides a truly integrated service. The Canterbury District Health Board provides secondary level care for patients with respiratory disorders on an inpatient, outpatient and domiciliary basis throughout the region. Christchurch Hospital also acts as the tertiary referral centre for the northern half of the South Island. In addition to the Pulmonary Function Laboratory team and our Respiratory Physicians we have an integrated sleep service, integrated respiratory nursing service (for chronic conditions) and a community spirometry service.

As a Clinical Respiratory Physiologist based at Christchurch Hospital you will enjoy exceptional collegial support whilst working in a world leading Respiratory Department. We're looking for a full time Clinical Respiratory Physiologist with an Exercise Science background to join us on a permanent basis!

The Role: Where you fit in

In this role, you will be responsible for the following:

  • Undertaking safe and effective diagnostic testing of patients in accordance with laboratory protocols
  • Actively participating in the development and implementation of the Quality Control and Quality Assurance Programs
  • The maintenance of accurate and timely records

Your skills will include the following:

  • A commitment to ongoing professional development
  • The ability to work effectively and collaboratively with staff within the service
  • Bachelor of Science in Physiology/Exercise Science or equivalent qualification
  • Masters degree is desirable but not essential

Our Culture: What matters to us

Ko ngā tāngata, te mātua mahi
Putting people at the heart of all we do

Health is ultimately all about people. What's important around here is the way we care for and respect others, the responsibility taken for delivering outcomes, and going about our work with integrity.

Belonging Here: Becoming part of our story

Being part of the Canterbury District Health Board, you will enjoy a fantastic benefits scheme, the opportunity for flexible working arrangements and ongoing focus on your career development.

The Canterbury DHB believes that diversity and inclusion is key to ensure we deliver the best care for our diverse population. The Canterbury DHB is an inclusive and equal opportunity employer that welcomes and respects everyone.

If this role has sparked your interest but does not match your skills then please visit our careers website and have a look at our roles that better suit your expertise.

If you are interested in this role please apply directly on our career site here. Please note only applications submitted via our career site will be accepted.

Contact us on [email protected] for additional information.

Job Title:                          Respiratory Scientist

Institution:                       Austin Hospital

Location:                          Melbourne, Victoria

FTE:                                 Part-time, Wednesday to Friday (24 hrs/week)

Employment status:         Fixed term (12 months from August 2020)

Renumeration:                  Grade 3 Scientist ($63,485 - $71,935pa)

Closing Date:                    17th July 2020

Job description:

An exciting opportunity exists within the Respiratory Laboratory at the Austin Hospital for a highly experienced Scientist Grade 3 to join the team. This large tertiary laboratory performs a wide range of investigations including complex lung function tests, bronchial challenge testing, arterial blood gases, oxygen assessments and CPET.

This is 12-month fixed term part-time position that will primarily involve the day to day running of the exercise laboratory.  This will involve performing routine lung function tests, cardiopulmonary exercise tests and other complex lung function testing within this service which covers several sites. 

The position will also require active participation in a quality assurance program.  Previous experience with lung function testing and cardiopulmonary exercise testing is essential.  Previous experience with arterial blood gas sampling and six minute walk tests is highly desirable. Applicants should possess an appropriate tertiary qualification and relevant experience in the field of lung function testing.

Email expressions of interest or queries to: [email protected]

Closing Date: 17th July 2020