Unit Clerk, Emergency
Closing date: Apr 2, 2018
Department: Northwest Territories HSSA
Job Code: 15240
Salary: $60,762 - $72,540
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About the Job
This job opening is limited to residents living within 25 kilometres of Inuvik.
This position is located in the Inuvik Regional Hospital (IRH), a 51 in-patient bed accredited facility. The Unit Clerk, in collaboration with health care professionals and others will facilitate the process for the delivery of client care. The incumbent is responsible to coordinate and implement activities related to the unit and will be in frequent contact with nurses, physicians, patients, all departments and staff, the Community Health Centres and members of the general public, including clients and families, to provide efficient and effective service with minimal supervision. Clerical assistance provided by the Unit Clerk will facilitate the proper communication and management of client services, as well as more efficient use of physician/nurse time. The Unit Clerk reports directly to the Regional Manager, Acute Care.
Typically, the above qualifications would be attained by:
The completion of a grade 12 education, with at least 1 year office/administrative experience, preferably in a hospital setting. Completion of a medical terminology course is an asset.
This job opening is for a One Year Term.
The successful candidate will be required to obtain proof of current up-to-date immunization status.
Equivalent combinations of education and experience will be considered.
The salary for this position starts at $31.16 per hour (approximately $60,762.00 per annum) plus an annual Northern Allowance.
Eligibility lists may be created from this competition to fill future term and indeterminate positions.
Criminal Records Check
Candidates must provide a satisfactory criminal record check. Failure to provide a satisfactory check may deem you disqualified from the competition.
Candidates must clearly identify their eligibility in order to receive priority consideration under the Affirmative Action Policy.
Diversity and Inclusion
The Government of the Northwest Territories is an inclusive workplace. If you have a disability and you require support during the hiring process, you are encouraged to identify your needs if you are contacted for an assignment or interview so that you may be accommodated during the hiring process.
Job Opening Information
Job Opening ID # 15240
Closing Date: April 2, 2018- 23:59, Mountain Standard Time