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health care aide


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Important: We can't guarantee the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of this opportunity because it comes from an external website.

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About this opportunity

Salary

$18.26 hourly

Location

Brandon, MB

Education, Skills and Experience

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • Health Care Aide Certificate

  • Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) Certificate

Additional Skills

  • Serve meal trays and feed patients

  • Make beds and maintain patients' rooms

  • Maintain inventory of supplies

  • Supply and empty bed pans

  • Assist with the set-up and maintenance of traction equipment, cleaning or sterilizing equipment, maintaining and repairing equipment, and assembling, setting-up and operating job-related equipment

Work Setting

  • Hospital or home for the aged

  • Hospital/medical facility or clinic

  • Nursing home/home for the aged

Specific Skills

  • Transport patients in wheelchair or stretcher

  • Take patients' blood pressure, temperature and pulse

  • Supervise patients' exercise routines

  • Prepare patients for surgery by washing, shaving and sterilizing operative areas

  • Bathe, dress and groom patients

  • Answer call signals

  • Weigh, lift, turn and position patients

  • Administer first aid in emergency situations

  • Accompany patients on outside recreational activities and perform other duties related to patient care and comfort

Security and Safety

  • Child abuse registry check

  • Criminal record check

  • Adult Abuse Registry

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment

  • Work under pressure

  • Repetitive tasks

  • Physically demanding

  • Manual dexterity

  • Attention to detail

  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking

  • Standing for extended periods

  • Walking

  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

  • Willing to relocate

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative

  • Effective interpersonal skills

  • Flexibility

  • Team player

  • Excellent oral communication

  • Client focus

  • Interpersonal awareness

  • Dependability

  • Judgement

  • Reliability

  • Organized

Health benefits

  • Health care plan

  • Disability benefits

  • Dental plan

  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • As per collective agreement

Long term benefits

  • Life insurance

  • Pension plan

  • Other benefits

  • Maternity and parental benefits

Other benefits

  • On-site housing options

  • Learning/training paid by employer

  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)

  • Team building opportunities

  • Parking available

  • Travel insurance

  • Wellness program

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?

  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?

  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?

  • Do you have education in this field of employment?

Application close date

Important: We can't guarantee the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of this opportunity because it comes from an external website.

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