SWITCHBOARD OPERATOR
INTERIOR HEALTH AUTHORITY
Kelowna, BC
Job title :SWITCHBOARD OPERATOR
Community :KELOWNA
Facility :KELOWNA GENERAL HOSPITAL
Status :CASUAL
Position Summary

Kelowna General Hospital is looking for a Casual Switchboard Operator.

This position performs a variety of switchboard, registration and cashier duties, such as:

  • Processes calls (internal and external) and establishes communication links;
  • Provides information to customers and assists in relaying messages;
  • Answers emergency calls and follows established communications procedures in emergency situations;
  • Maintains Physician paging system and after hours physician’s emergency lines;
  • Records and organizes data to facilitate the operations of the morgue;
  • Receives "On-Call" information from physicians and updates data as required;
  • Receives patient porter requests and dispatches transfers to the patient porter team;
  • Maintains confidentiality of classified information.
This is a Casual opportunity. Casual means there are no guaranteed hours and work requirements can vary from 0 - 37.5 hours per week.

Interior Health strives to create an environment where you enjoy the work you do, the place where you work, and the people around you. Together, we create great workplaces....Be part of a dynamic team!

Come and join us. Our focus is on giving people room to grow, to make an impact in the lives of others. Come live, work and play where others only vacation. Make a difference. Love your work. Apply today!

Qualifications

When you apply, please ensure you include the following documentation for your application to be considered:

  • A current Typing Test 45 wpm or greater completed within past 48 months from a recognized institution, (ON-LINE TESTS NOT ACCEPTED);
  • Your Grade 12 Diploma;
  • Your Resume indicating two year’s recent related experience, Or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience;
  • A Cover Letter stating your availability to start in a new position;
  • Certificates/Diplomas/Transcripts must be from accredited Schools/Colleges/Universities.