Respiratory Therapist I

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Respiratory Therapist
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Alberta Health Services
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ALB00113454 Requisition #
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  • Classification: Resp Therapist I
  • Union: HSAA Facility PROF/TECH
  • Department: UA-Resp Therapy Adult ICU-EDM
  • Primary Location: U of A Hospital
  • Multi-Site: Not Applicable
  • FTE: 0.60
  • Posting End Date: 15-AUG-2019
  • Temporary Employee Class: Temp P/T Benefits
  • Date Available: 25-AUG-2019
  • Temporary End Date: 27-AUG-2020
  • Hours per Shift: 11.08
  • Length of Shift in weeks: 24
  • Shifts per cycle: 50
  • Shift Pattern: Days, Evenings, Nights, Weekends
  • Days Off: As Per Rotation
  • Minimum Salary: $36.81
  • Maximum Salary: $47.30
  • Vehicle Requirement: N/A
Required Qualifications:

Active or eligible registration with the College and Association of Respiratory Therapists of Alberta (CARTA).

Additional Required Qualifications:

Current Basic Life Support (BLS-HCP) certification is required. Your quality of work must meet departmental and organizational expectations. You must demonstrate competency in all phases of the job, adaptability to new procedures and information, be current in respiratory therapy advances and changes in department practices, policies and procedures. Demonstrated clarity in your communication, organization and consistency of ideas, both verbally and written, including clinical documentation, is required. You must be highly motivated, confident and enthusiastic individual with a positive attitude whose work aligns with AHS Values. You act quickly and decisively using critical thinking and problem solving skills. You utilize strong judgment by analyzing facts, considering the impact, and arriving at a sound conclusion, seeking counsel when appropriate. You can work independently and as a part of the team creating strong, effective interpersonal working relationships with peers and other caregivers. You are a reliable worker who uses time effectively and is able to prioritize and complete assigned tasks.

Preferred Qualifications:

Acute or critical care experience. Orientation to the position is major and minor clinical areas. Current charge experience; experience precepting students, developing quality initiatives and implementing practice change, and active committee participant. Certification in Advanced Life Support, Pediatric Advanced Life Support, Neonatal Resuscitation Program Certification, Arterial Line Insertion and Intubation. Current Medical Emergency team and Severe Illness team member.

Please note:

All postings close at 23:59 of the posting end date indicated.

Important:

Alberta Health Services (AHS) is committed to ensuring the safety of staff and patients and requires all NEW employees to provide a satisfactory criminal record check (CRC) and/or Vulnerable Sector Search(VSS) prior to the start of their employment. The CRC/VSS must be specific to the role at AHS and must be dated no more than 90 days prior to the date on your written offer from AHS.

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