Capital District Health Authority Unit Clerk – Home Dialysis Part Time in Halifax, NS

Capital District Health Authority

Branch Halifax NS CA

Unit Clerk – Home Dialysis
Halifax, NS

The Unit Clerk contributes to the effective operation of the nursing unit by acting as the central communication person (for the unit)….

Opening Statement

The Nova Scotia Health Authority is the largest provider of health services in Nova Scotia. We are over 22,000 employees who provide health care and support services in hospitals, health centres and community-based programs throughout Nova Scotia.


The Unit Clerk contributes to the effective operation of the nursing unit by acting as the central communication person (for the unit). The Unit Clerk performs reception, clerical and administrative duties following hospital policies and procedures while maintaining a high standard of maturity and discretion in handling confidential matters.


* Grade XII plus one year related experience or one year related program
* Medical Terminology course would be an asset
* Typing and computer experience required
* Demonstrated ability to remain calm during an emergency and deal with numerous interruptions and continuous change an asset
* Effective communication and interpersonal skills
* Demonstrates problem solving and decision making skills
* Competencies in other languages an asset, French preferred
* Successful Applicants are required to provide a criminal record check (including Vulnerable Sector Search) to People Services before starting employment and assume any associated costs as a condition of employment

** A skill test will be included as part of the selection process. **

Please Note: Candidates will not be considered for an interview if applications are incomplete or are missing information. Applicants relying on education and experience equivalencies must demonstrate such equivalencies in their application

Hours of Work

* Long assignment part-time 60% position; 45 hours biweekly
* Beginning October 17, 2016 with an expected end date of September 30, 2017


Clerk B
$18.7419 – $20.4400 Hourly

Closing Statement

Thank you for your interest in this position. Only those Applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Typically interviews are held within three to four weeks of the closing date.

This is a NSGEU Administrative Agreement – Administrative Bargaining unit position. Preference is given to bargaining unit employees for unionized positions.

The Nova Scotia Health Authority is proud to provide a smoke free and scent free environment at this site.

The Nova Scotia Health Authority policy at this site requires no smoking, vaping or tobacco use on the property or during staff-led patient outings. This means not using any tobacco products, other smoked or heated substances, electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes), cigars, pipes, vape pens and other Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS) at any time.

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Part Time
Location: Halifax, NS, CA
Posted on: 2016-09-21
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