Anaesthesia Technician

Gatton, Australia
05 Dec 2018
End of advertisement period
01 Jan 2019
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Veterinary Science
Contract Type
Full Time

School of Veterinary Science

The School of Veterinary Science has a rich history having been founded in 1936 and has a well-deserved reputation for graduating self-reliant, independent and highly capable veterinarians with plenty of initiative and drive. The School has high quality facilities at the UQ Gatton Campus and maintains a clinic at the Dayboro north-west of Brisbane.

The role

This position will work as part of the anaesthesia team in the Small Animal Hospital, Production Animal and Equine Surgery facilities of the UQ Veterinary Teaching Hospital, Gatton. Key roles will involve assistance to the anaesthesia clinicians, the co-ordination of the anaesthesia service throughout the hospital, preparation of client accounts and the maintenance of anaesthesia equipment. The position carries the additional responsibility for teaching and instructing students enrolled in the Veterinary Science degree and the Applied Science (Veterinary Technology) degree program whilst on clinical rotations. 

The person

Applicants should have Cert IV in Veterinary Nursing and/or Bachelor of Applied Science (Veterinary Technology) and/or Bachelor of Veterinary Technology or equivalent, together with nursing experience of at least 2 years.

The University of Queensland values diversity and inclusion and actively encourages applications from those who bring diversity to the University. Please refer to the University‚Äôs Diversity and Inclusion webpage ( for further information and points of contact if you require additional support.  

Accessibility requirements and/or adjustments can be directed to the contact person listed in the job advertisement.


This is a full-time continuing position advertised at level Hew 4. The remuneration package at will be in the range $ 61,179 - $65,055 p.a., plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% (total package will be in the range $71,580 - $76,115 p.a.).

Position Description

Download File position-description-Anaesthesia Technician.pdf


To discuss this role please contact Gary Fitzgerald on +61 7 5460 1788 or email