Respiratory Therapist

Position Summary

Cariboo Memorial Hospital, located in Williams Lake, B.C., has an immediate permanent, part-time (0.62 FTE) Respiratory Therapist opening.

Effective April 2024 hourly rates of pay $37.89 to $47.31.

What we offer:
• Financial moving support
• Strong employee benefit package
• Defined Pension Plan
• Mentorship to help orientate, navigate and thrive in your new role
• $1,000 per year to use for courses plus education leave
• Development resources for leadership skills leading to future roles
• Diversity and inclusion ~ bring your whole self to work
• Focus on safety and employee wellness
• Time is best spent in the service of clients
• Recognition of previous experience in determining starting salary

Cariboo Memorial Hospital (CMH) is a Level 2 Community Hospital in Williams Lake. With 28 inpatient beds, CMH offers ER, ICU, OR, med-surg, and obstetrical services. Long-Term care beds are embedded within med-surg unit on second floor of hospital. A CMH redevelopment project is underway. It will add 25 inpatient beds for a total of 53. A new emergency department- 2 trauma bays, new medical / surgical unit and expanded maternity /women’s health unit. Scheduled opening 2026.

RTs are valued members of the CMH health care team and the culture within our facility is supportive. Respiratory Therapy (RT) services include Acute Care, Diagnostics, Community Care and Primary Care. Acute RTs can expect a varied workday covering all areas of the hospital and patients neonate to elderly. The days offer variety with a real team approach with other healthcare professionals.

About this location | Nestled amidst the stunning landscapes of British Columbia, Williams Lake embodies a lifestyle that seamlessly blends the tranquility of nature with vibrant community living. Residents of this picturesque city enjoy a balanced lifestyle enriched by the natural beauty that surrounds them. With its proximity to pristine lakes, lush forests, and majestic mountains, outdoor enthusiasts thrive in Williams Lake. This close connection to nature fosters a sense of well-being and adventure among residents, who embrace the outdoor lifestyle with enthusiasm and reverence. In addition to its natural splendor, Williams Lake boasts a diverse array of activities and a thriving local industry. The city's cultural scene is alive with festivals, concerts, and art exhibitions that showcase the talents of its residents and celebrate the rich heritage of the region. Sports enthusiasts can partake in hockey, soccer, and other recreational activities at local facilities, fostering a strong sense of community spirit. Furthermore, Williams Lake serves as a hub for industries such as forestry, mining, and agriculture, providing employment opportunities and contributing to the city's economic vitality. With its blend of outdoor adventure, cultural vibrancy, and economic resilience, Williams Lake offers its residents a quality of life that is both enriching and fulfilling.

Health Care Careers in the Cariboo

Qualifications

• Graduation from a recognized Respiratory Therapy program.
• Current certification with the Canadian Society of Respiratory Therapists (CSRT) and eligible for registration with the British Columbia Society of Respiratory Therapists (BCSRT) and CSRT.
• Current valid BC Driver’s License.

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 #:

01873821

Employee Type:

PERMANENT PART TIME (0.62 FTE)

Bargaining Unit:

HSA

Facility:

CARIBOO MEMORIAL HOSPITAL

Location:

Williams Lake

Department:

CMH RESPIRATORY THER

Reports To:

RESPIRATORY THERAPIST

Hourly Wage:

$36.35 - $45.38

Close Date:

OPEN UNTIL FILLED

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