Covid-19 Tester

Location County Galway
Job-type Temporary
Salary €13.32 - €17 per hour
Reference J334656


TTM Healthcare are recruiting a panel of new graduates from 2020 for Covid-19 Tester Operative roles in Galway with an Immediate Start.

Job Summary:
TTM are proud to be partnered up with Covid Testing Units across the West of Ireland and are looking for enthusiastic and hard working graduates to form a panel of Covid Testers who may be scheduled on part time or full time work, depending on the requirement. This requirement is for Galway. You will be fully trained up as a Covid-19 Testing Operative is successful.

Job Type/Category:
A key role of the Covid Test Operative is to safety and correctly administer a throat and nasal swab test to people who are referred to the test site. Test swabs will be administered up the nose or down the back of the throat; therefore, applicants need to be comfortable administering tests in this manner.

  • Experience working with members of the public/patients

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and a supportive nature

  • Ability to physically stand for several hours with good mobility (for reaching into vehicles

  • Fluent English

  • Commitment to work and adhere to the strict guidelines and procedure required

  • Must be over 18 years old

  • Must not have long term condition

  • Experience working or studying in a medical, clinical or health environment.

  • You must not be classified. or live with anyone classified, as belonging to any of the Covid19 high risk groups.

Required Education, Skills and Qualifications:

  • New Graduates in Allied Health Professional, Social or any relevant qualification

  • Must be flexible to be part of a panel and work any weekday or weekend

  • Candidate is not permitted to work in any other service due to the spread of the virus


  • Swabbing and Swabbing technique training will be provided in house

  • Infection control

  • Hand Hygiene

  • donning and doffing PPE


  • When you join the TTM team you can expect:

  • Market leading rates of pay.

  • Flexible hours.

  • Ongoing training and access to our training center.

  • 24 hour on call support.

If you are interested or know of anyone who is suitable please apply now. or Please call Paul Kennedy on 0656869300 EXT 190

TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.