The Service Worker I assists nursing staff in maintaining a hygienic, well-equipped and safe patient care environment. Responsibilities include, but not limited to: preparing and cleaning hemodialysis equipment for patient use, restocking all bedside supplies, transporting patients, blood specimens, charts and supplies as well as performing other duties as assigned.
As a Service Worker I, you may transport patients (clients, residents) and equipment to and from different units as well as distribute and replenish hospital supplies throughout the units. You may also transport lab specimens, blood and blood products, patient charts, and clean patient care equipment. You will report any concerns regarding supplies and safety issues to Unit Managers and perform other duties as required.
Classification: Service Worker I
Union: AUPE GSS
Department: UA-Unit 5C2 Incentre-EDM
Primary Location: West Edmonton Kidney Care
Multi-Site: Not Applicable
Posting End Date: 09-AUG-2021
Employee Class: Regular Full Time
Date Available: 25-OCT-2021
Hours per Shift: 7.75
Length of Shift in weeks: 12
Shifts per cycle: 60
Shift Pattern: Days, Evenings, Weekends
Days Off: As Per Rotation
Minimum Salary: $19.79
Maximum Salary: $21.60
Vehicle Requirement: Not Applicable
Completion of Grade 12 or equivalent.
Additional Required Qualifications:
Completion of a High School Diploma or equivalent. Current Basic Cardiac Life Support – Healthcare Provider (BCLS-HCP) required. Must be able to lift a maximum of 40 lbs several times a day. High Degree of motivation and good organizational skill required.
Previous training or recent Service Worker experience in a hospital setting is desirable. Familiarity with hemodialysis equipment and supplies is an asset. Demonstrated good communication skills, able to read, write and speak English fluently. Demonstrated ability to work as a team, worker under supervision or independently. Upon successful completion of the orientation, the service worker will be able to proceed to unit to start the buddy shifts as assigned by the hiring manager.