Overview

Winnipeg Health Region EKG Technologist – EKG Services Temporary in Winnipeg, MB

Winnipeg Health Region

Branch Winnipeg MB CA

Position:
EKG Technologist – EKG Services
Location:
Winnipeg, MB

Successful completion of a recognized Cardiology Technology Program required. Successful completion of the Canadian Society of Cardiology Technologist (CSCT)…

Position #20022875

Qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a recognized Cardiology Technology Program required. Successful completion of the Canadian Society of Cardiology Technologist (CSCT) certification exam required. Consideration may be given to applicants who are eligible to write the CSCT certification exam.
  • Advanced level of BLS required. Must maintain current advanced BLS.
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Training requirements for this position shall be in accordance with WRHA Policy.
  • A minimum of one year recent related experience preferred.
  • Must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Must be certified by and maintain current registration with the Canadian Society of Cardiology Technologists, Inc.
  • Technologists must maintain professionalism and diplomacy in working with patients of all ages and varying degrees of illness.
  • Incumbents must have the ability and skill to work quickly, independently, accurately and in harmony with patients and staff under variable conditions and circumstances.
  • Preference will be given to candidates competent in an Aboriginal language and/or knowledgeable in Aboriginal customs, beliefs, and practices.

This position is subject to a Criminal Record Check, including Vulnerable Sector Search, an Adult Abuse Registry Check and a Child Abuse Registry Check. The successful candidate will be responsible for any service charges incurred.

* If no EKG Technologists have applied, consideration may be made to underfill this position with EKG Technician.

Duties: Under the direction of the Supervisor and/or designate, the Technologist is responsible for providing EKG services throughout the Centre using an electrocardiograph to record standard tracings, rhythm strips and special leads, some of which may require special techniques, according to established protocols. The Technologist is also responsible for the hook up of holter monitoring equipment.

Physical Demands and Working Conditions: Good physical and mental health, manual dexterity and visual acuity. Required to work all shifts ensuring 24 hour coverage in order to meet departmental requirements and schedules in accordance with hospital policies and union agreements. Must be able to work without supervision during evening and night shifts, as well as weekend and stat holidays.

Salary:

Effective April 1, 2013-EKG Technologist 1 – $22.570, $23.596, $24.684, $25.816, $27.028, $28.289, $29.604 MAHCP

Effective April 1, 2013-EKG Technician – $16.637, $16.983 MAHCP

Please note that an employee is not permitted to hold two or more EFT positions greater than 1.0 combined across the WRHA legal entity (Deer Lodge Centre, Grace Hospital, Health Sciences Centre, Middlechurch Home of Winnipeg, River Park Gardens, Victoria General Hospital, WRHA Corporate Programs, WRHA Community Health Services). Consider this prior to applying for positions, as Employees in this situation cannot be awarded an additional position that will put them over full-time (1.0 EFT).

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Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Winnipeg, MB, CA
Posted on: 2016-09-20
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