Unit Support Worker

Position Summary

Who Are We Looking For?
Vernon Jubilee Hospital is looking for a Project Position Part Time Unit Support Worker (0.71 FTE) to join their team! The successful candidate will have completed Grade 12, have one year's recent experience, and a typing test of 40+ words per minute from an accredited source. This position works a rotating schedule (including weekends and holidays when the rotation requires it) from
07:00 to 15:00, 15:00 to 23:00, 23:00 to 07:00

This position assists and transports patients, their personal belongings, equipment, specimens and supplies to and from various locations within the hospital. Duties may include:
• Communicates with Nursing Units regarding patient transport;
• Transports medical apparatus and/or equipment;
• Assists with lifting and transferring patients to and from beds, stretchers, wheelchairs and/or other devices, as instructed;
• Assists to position patient including holding limbs for procedures including x-ray testing, and pre-operative and post-operative procedures, as instructed;
• Ensures patient comfort and readiness for transport to designated area;
• Transports deceased patients to the morgue;
• Cleans, stores, retrieves and returns supplies, instruments and equipment


Come live, work and play where others only vacation. Make a difference. Love your work. Apply today!


**ONLY QUALIFIED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED.**

Qualifications

Education, Training and Experience:
Grade 12, one year recent related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Skills and Abilities:
 Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.
 Ability to work effectively with others.
 Ability to keyboard at 40 wpm.
 Ability to organize work.
 Physical ability to perform the duties of the job

Comments

This posting is covered by the Provincial Health Officer’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccination orders and selected applicant(s) must comply.

Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with internal career exploration, send your question via email to AboriginalEmployment@interiorhealth.ca to be redirected to the Employment Advisor. We invite applicants to self-identify as First nations, Métis, or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.

Competition #:

01660743

Employee Type:

PROJECT POSITION PART TIME (0.71 FTE)

Bargaining Unit:

HEU

Facility:

VERNON JUBILEE HOSPITAL

Location:

Vernon

Department:

VJH EMERGENCY

Reports To:

MANAGER OR SUPERVISOR

Hourly Wage:

$23.40

Close Date:

OPEN UNTIL FILLED

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