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health care aide Verified Expired

Posted on September 19, 2022 by Employer details Pro-Care Health Services LTD

Job details

  • LocationWinnipeg, MB
  • Salary19.50 hourly for 30 to 40 hours per week
  • Terms of employment Permanent employment
    Full time
  • Day, Evening, Night, Weekend, Shift, Overtime, On Call, Flexible Hours, To be determined, Early Morning, Morning
  • Start date Starts as soon as possible
  • vacancies 5 vacancies
  • Verified
  • Source Job Bank #2187528

Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • Other trades certificate or diploma
  • or equivalent experience

Experience

Experience an asset

Work setting

  • Home care and visiting care agency
  • Remote location
  • Rural area
  • Urban area
  • Various locations
  • Hospital or home for the aged
  • Hospital/medical facility or clinic
  • Nursing home/home for the aged
  • Public or community health centre
  • Rehabilitation centre and special health institution

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Supply and empty bed pans
  • Take patients' blood pressure, temperature and pulse
  • Serve meal trays and feed patients
  • Weigh, lift, turn and position patients
  • Deliver messages, reports, requisitions and specimens between departments
  • Make beds and maintain patients' rooms
  • Supervise patients' exercise routines
  • Administer suppositories, colonic irrigations and enemas
  • Bathe, dress and groom patients
  • 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
  • Transport patients between care facilities
  • Transport patients in wheelchair or stretcher
  • Answer call signals
  • Prepare patients for surgery by washing, shaving and sterilizing operative areas
  • Accompany patients on outside recreational activities and perform other duties related to patient care and comfort
  • Administer first aid in emergency situations

Credentials

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) Certificate
  • Understanding and managing aggressive behaviour (UMAB) course
  • First Aid Certificate
  • CPR Certificate
  • Nursing Aide Certificate

Additional information

Security and safety

  • Bondable
  • Criminal record check
  • Child Abuse Registry check
  • Driver's validity licence check
  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Adult Abuse Registry check

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Travel expenses paid by employer

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Sound discrimination
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Walking

Weight handling

  • Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)
  • Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)
  • More than 45 kg (100 lbs)

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Interpersonal awareness
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Employment groups Help -

This employer promotes equal employment opportunities for all job applicants, including those self-identifying as a member of these groups: Indigenous people, Newcomers to Canada, Seniors, Veterans, Visible minorities

Who can apply to this job?

The employer accepts applications from:

  • Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.
  • Other candidates with or without a valid Canadian work permit.

Advertised until

2022-10-03

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