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Medical Imaging Technologists

Medical Imaging Technologists

Southland Hospital


  • Permanent opportunities to join a high performing team


Join our team as we expand the Radiology Services delivered at Southland Hospital – Fantastic opportunities available for Medical Imaging Technologists at a range of levels.


So, why Radiology at Southland?

  • We have a vibrant team, who work across the full remit of Medical Imaging specialties which include CT, MRI, Fluoroscopy, Nuclear Medicine, Ultrasound and General X-Ray
  • Opportunities are available for those with skills in the modalities; Ultrasound, MRI, Nuclear Medicine and CT.  If not, regular opportunities for modality training arise.
  • Variation? We’ve got that too. Our day-to-day workload includes outpatient work, fluoroscopy, paediatrics, geriatrics, emergency, theatre, trauma, mobiles, NICU, ICU and ward work.
  • Opportunity to boost your base pay through out of hours shifts


Southland….. An easy choice if you are looking to improve your quality of life.

  • Families – have access to excellent educational facilities as well as childcare options.
  • Free onsite parking and an easy 5-minute drive from the town centre means you can ditch the commute – not to mention the parking nightmare – for good!


And US?

  • Fine tune your skills using our trusted equipment - we are predominantly a Philips department, with the general department being completely digital.

  • Our close knit team is currently made up of four Radiologists based on site and very collegial socialising out of work.  Come join our departmental Volleyball team.
  • Our department provides training to Radiology students from Ara so on the job teaching and supervision will be a part of your new role
  • A modern work environment – Southland Hospital was completely rebuilt to ensure purpose fit and efficient patient flow in 2004
  • We work a rotating shift roster, ensuring a consistent service to the Southland community 24 hours a day, 7 days a week



Still need some convincing? Here’s what members of our current team have to say about it all:


Southern DHB has been very accommodating and given me the opportunity to travel overseas on extended holidays.  Upon my return my focus has changed and within the year I have been able to purchase my first home.”

                -Sophie, General X-Ray and CT Medical Imaging Technologist


As a new grad Medical Imaging Technologists in Invercargill we have had the freedom and opportunity to explore the beautiful Southland region.  We have formed a great work life balance enjoying hiking trips, local concerts and festivals and weekends away along with consolidating our skills at work.”

                -Tyla and Claire, New Graduate Medical Imaging Technologists


“The best part about working in this department is the people.  It’s such a tight knit group where everyone looks out for each other and where your work mates become your friends.”

                -Jill, Charge MRI Technologist


“Family life in Invercargill is enhanced with excellent schools, great sporting facilities and amenities, but most of all great southern hospitality and friendly people.”

  • Kirsten, Charge Nuclear Medicine Technologist



Position Description


Closing Date: open


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 possible. 
For further information please contact James Boyd, Recruitment Advisor, (03) 470 9025,


*Please note applicants must be able to be registered with the New Zealand MRT Board and applications will not be considered without evidence of such.


Pre-Employment checks

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

  • Occupational Health Assessment
  • Police Vetting / Ministry of Justice safety checks
  • Serious misconduct checks (previous Public Service departments and statutory Crown entities only)


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