Locum Sonographer

We are seeking a locum sonographer for our hospital client in Mackay. Secluded beaches, tropical islands, hiking, this location has it all.

Locum Sonographer job ref: 1255549  
Location: Mackay, QLD
Salary: Up to $85 per hour plus Super, DOE on call and weekend work.
Come face to face with nature on this locum, secluded beaches, tropical islands, hiking, and fishing; this location has it all.  We are seeking a locum sonographer for our hospital client in Mackay. If you have a broad scanning skill set and are seeking a locum in QLD for up to 5 months, please reach out also. Out client will consider a shorter length of assignment – the choice is YOURS!
Please quote job reference:1255549
About our clients, your new employer:
Aussie Locums are working with a hospital in Mackay hospitals to help them source an experience locum sonographer to join their team.  Seeking to provide the very best care this hospital is modern and equipped with the latest technology.
A little about the role:
Ideally, you will be an experienced sonographer with over 2 year’s clinical experience. You will be available for up to 5 months; however, any duration will be considered. You will be able to perform a range of ultrasound scans, including MSK, general, small parts, obstetrics (no nuchals or 1st trimester scans) Gynae and vascular.   You will be well supported by their team of experienced sonographers and a radiologist who is onsite Monday to Friday.  There is an opportunity to be on call and work weekends.  There is a roster for weekend and on call work. You will be offered a great hourly rate, accommodation, and travel support.  
Duties you will be responsible for:

  • Work in a hospital setting performing a range of ultrasound scans.
  • Operate and Phiips Epiq elite and GE machine
  • Working weekends & evenings + on call with some roles.
  • Work Monday to Friday with some weekends – you will be required to be on call as per a roster.
  • Adhere to procedures and protocols
  • Work within a team and as individually to meet the needs of your patients.
  • Work within a department that services, in and outpatients as well as and ED

Skills and Experience:

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience where you have gained a broad range of scanning experience
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and challenging environment.
  • Ensure that you work quickly and efficiently without compromising patient care.
  • Ability to hit the ground running and be part of an effective team.

We will also require the following credentialing items prior to starting in this position:  We are experts in this process and can guide you through every step of the way just ask us.

  • ASAR Membership
  • 2 x current referees.
  • Current National Criminal Record Check – no less than 12 months old.
  • Vaccination and Immunisation Records.
  • Working with children or can obtain one.
  • Correct working rights for Australia


  • Competitive salary / hourly rates that are above award wages.
  • Regional roles offering support with accommodation and travel.
  • Increased earning potential due to the on call and weekend work
  • Weekly pay
To apply for this position, please forward your resume or call us today.  Aussie Locums work with a variety of hospitals and private practices across Australia.  If you are interested in a UK working holiday, we have you covered here too.
For more information about this role or any others you have seen please contact Nichole, in confidence, on +61 7 4031 9991 / 0448 886 683 or email nichole@aussielocums.com.au
  • Location: Mackay
  • Job Type: Permanent / Full Time
  • Job Ref: 1255549

Your consultant

Nichole Fitzgerald is available to discuss this role and many others in confidence. Great jobs like this don’t come around that often, so make sure you apply now!

Email: nichole@aussielocums.com.au
Phone: 0448 886 683