Posting #: 2020-855081
Position: Ward Aide
Department: Surgical Program - PACU
Status: Permanent Part-time (must provide availability up to 0.4 FTE)
Hours: Monday to Friday - 8 hour days, subject to change based on operational requirements
Halton Healthcare takes great pride in providing quality, compassionate healthcare services to our rapidly growing communities. As a progressive and vibrant healthcare organization, we are committed to being an innovative centre of excellence in community hospital care in the Halton and Peel Regions. We are a distinctive centre of healthcare excellence that offers first-rate care in an innovative environment that supports the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual needs of the community.
This is what you'll be doing:
Porter patients on beds/stretchers , to inpatient units, etc. General tidying of the department eg. Cleaning stretchers. Monitoring supply levels and ordering and stocking supplies as necessary. Equipment retrieval from throughout the hospital. Other duties as required.
This is what you'll need to do it:
Minimum grade 12 education required
Must have previous ward aide or related health care experience
Experience with medical supplies (cleaning/stocking) required
Must be able to diplomatically respond to customer requests in a demanding work environment
Must be able to respond appropriately to emergency situations
Repetitive standing & walking, frequently pushing patients on stretchers, lifting boxes of IV solutions weighing approximately 30 lbs., bending to clean stretchers
Demonstrate excellent interpersonal and organizational skills.
Must be able to prioritize workload and function independently in a busy and stressful environment.
Demonstrate public relations skills and the ability to diplomatically respond to physician, staff, and family inquiries in a demanding work environment.
Satisfactory employment and attendance record.
Salary: $17.93 - $22.42 per hour
Date Posted: March 17, 2020
Internal application deadline: March 24, 2020
If you are passionate about what you do, motivated by a job well done, and as committed to excellence, quality and patient satisfaction as we are, we'd like to hear from you. Please submit your application via our website at www.haltonhealthcare.com directly to this posting and include a current copy of your resume.
We thank all those who apply but only those individuals selected for further consideration will be contacted.
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