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Job Title:
Medical Services Aide

Posted Date:
Closing Date:
Functional Discipline:
General Application
Education Level:
None specified

Job Description

Location: Multi Site

City Hospitals
Temporary, Call In

HoursBased on the needs of the department.
SalaryCG-19 ($18.89 - $20.39)
Competition NumberGENERAL170
Posted Date8 January 2020
Closing Date31 December 2020

About Us
Eastern Health is the largest, integrated health authority in Newfoundland and Labrador employing approximately 13,000 dedicated employees and serving a population of more than 300,000 people. The authority offers the full continuum of health and community services including public health, long-term care, community services, hospital care and unique provincial programs and services. At Eastern Health we pride ourselves on providing the highest quality care and service possible to the people in our communities, in our region, and in the province. To do that, we employ qualified, competent and caring individuals who are dedicated to their professions and to our vision of Healthy People, Healthy Communities.

Job Summary
The Medical Service Aide with Central Portering is primarily responsible for safely transporting medically stable patients, specimens and blood products. Transports occur both within the hospital and externally.

Job Demands
By applying for this job, you acknowledge an understanding that regular requirements and demands of this job include (but are not limed to):
Regularly lifts or moves objects weighing up to 20 lbs. and occasionally between 30 lbs. - 50 lbs. (internal distribution MSA) requiring assistance. Regularly to constantly pushes and pulls of carts varying in weight. Constantly walks, stands, bends and stretches requiring modification for squatting and/or crouching.
Visual concentration or alertness required when restocking supply carts; inspecting instruments and checking expiry dates on products.
Time pressures and deadlines occur when emergency supplies are required.

Job Qualifications
Graduation from High School or equivalent.
A satisfactory record of work performance is required.

Open to external applicants.

To become a part of our team, please submit your resume/cover letter or application form online, clearly demonstrating how you meet the required qualifications. Include your current mailing address, day-time contact number, e-mail address, competition and employee number if applicable.

Contact Information for Recruitment Related Inquiries:

Telephone: (709) 777-7777 (5-2) or 1-800-563-3693

Email: Applications/resumes are not accepted at this email address.

EXTERNAL APPLICANTS: We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. The successful candidate will be required to provide a satisfactory Certificate of Conduct from the RCMP or local Police (Vulnerable Sector Check may be required), educational documents, registration/licensure if applicable and Social Insurance Number.