CSSD Manager in Pinelands, Cape Town

Pinelands, Cape Town
Market related
02 Jul 2019
01 Aug 2019

CSSD Manager

Function: Nursing

Facility: Life Vincent Pallotti Hospital  


An opportunity exists for a CSSD Manager in Theatre at Life Vincent Pallotti Hospital, reporting to Maruanda Liebenberg,  Theatre Manager. The successful candidate will assist with the effective functioning and management of the CSSD unit.

Critical Outputs

Effective management of the CSSD unit, ensuring that all operational requirements are met daily.

  • Effective management of cost saving in the CSSD environment
  • Controlling of theft and breakage of instruments
  • Quality assurance of theatre packs according to the standard as per the different cases.
  • Excellent understanding of the working procedure in CSSD
  • Understanding of the Infection Control Standards and Sterilization Standards according to Life Healthcare     


  • Ability to train the CSSD Assistants to be an optimally functioning
  • Management of staff, including staff hours
  • Be part of the Theatre staff team


  • Nursing background and leadership/managerial experience
  • Experience in Theatre and a Registered Nurse Qualification
  • Strong customer orientation
  • Team player
  • Very energetic and well organised
  • Must be able to work under pressure in a constantly changing environmen
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Must be willing to work according to the flexi-hour system including night shift


  • Problem-solving, analysis and judgment
  • Resilience
  • Engaging diversity
  • Verbal & written communication and presentation
  • Influencing
  • Building relationships
  • Customer responsiveness
  • Organisational awareness
  • Drive & energy
  • Excellence orientation
  • Ethical behaviour

Contact: Debra Choice   Tel: 021 506 4150   Fax:086 522 7850   Email: debra.choice@lifehealthcare.co.za   Closing date:Thursday, July 11, 2019

Internal applicants - Before making an application, you are requested to discuss your application with your line manager. Only short listed candidates will be contacted. Should you not receive any communication after 2 weeks of closing date, kindly consider your application as unsuccessful.

External candidates will also be considered.

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