The Service Worker I is responsible for contributing to safe patient care and efficiency of the Unit by conscientiously transporting patients and properly maintaining and handling hospital equipment, supplies and specimens throughout the Hospital. The Service Worker is also responsible for maintaining the cleanliness of the unit which includes equipment and restocking linen.
As a Service Worker I, you may transport patients (clients, residents) and equipment to and from different units as well as distribute and replenish hospital supplies throughout the units. You may also transport lab specimens, blood and blood products, patient charts, and clean patient care equipment. You will report any concerns regarding supplies and safety issues to Unit Managers and perform other duties as required.
Classification: Service Worker I
Union: AUPE GSS
Department: RA-Unit 41 Gen Int Med-EDM
Primary Location: Royal Alexandra Hospital
Multi-Site: Not Applicable
Posting End Date: 19-AUG-2020
Temporary Employee Class: Temp P/T Benefits
Date Available: 29-AUG-2020
Temporary End Date: 31-AUG-2021
Hours per Shift: 7.75
Length of Shift in weeks: 12
Shifts per cycle: 42
Shift Pattern: Days, Weekends
Days Off: As Per Rotation
Minimum Salary: $19.79
Maximum Salary: $21.60
Vehicle Requirement: N/A
Completion of Grade 12 or equivalent.
Additional Required Qualifications:
Current BCLS-HCP certification is required- issued from Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada (HSFC). Able to perform some heavy lifting of patients is required.
Previous training and/or experience transporting patients in a health care institution is an asset. Recent Service Worker experience is desirable. Related experience in Medicine preferred.