Nursing Unit Assistant (TPT)
Vancouver Coastal Health
Vancouver, BC, CA
9d ago


POSTING NUMBER : 112407-klo

Number of Positions : 1

Job Title : Nursing Unit Assistant Union Code : (100) Facilities HEU Job Pay Grade : 16D ($22.65 - $22.65 per hour) Status (FTE) : Temporary Part Time -

Baseline-With End Date (0.7 FTE) Dept / Work Area : Renal-Haemodialysis Work Location : VGH 12th & Oak Home Site : (01) Vancouver General Hospital Shift Times : 0630-

1430 / 1100-1900 rotating, including weekends and stats Days Off : Rotating Start Date : MAR 01, 2019 to SEP 27, 2020 or until return of incumbent


Within the context of a client and family centred model of care, and in accordance with the established vision and values of the organization, works in a team based environment and performs clerical / receptionist functions in the support of the delivery of client care.

Places client / family needs above all other concerns. The Nursing Unit Assistant performs a variety of clerical duties, transcribes and processes’ physicians’ orders, communicates with other departments and hospitals to coordinate client appointments and transportation, arranges client tests and receives results, receives visitors and answers the telephone, and prioritizes requests.

Assembles and maintains client charts, arranges for client admissions and discharges, performs timekeeping functions, compiles statistics, types and distributes a variety of technical and non-

technical reports and other materials utilizing computer systems and software relevant to the job, maintains an inventory of stationery supplies, and ensures filing systems are maintained.

QUALIFICATIONS : Education & Experience

Education & Experience

Grade 12, medical terminology and graduation from a recognized Nursing Unit Clerk program plus one year’s recent, related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Knowledge & Abilities

Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.

Ability to deal with others effectively.

Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.

Ability to keyboard 45 w.p.m.

Ability to organize work.

Ability to operate related equipment.

Ability to utilize a variety of computer software applications


The hours of work including days off and work area may be subject to change consistent with operational requirements and the provision of the Collective Agreement and applicable statutes.

Successful applicants may be required to complete a Criminal Records Review Check.

Nursing & LPN postings close at 0800 AM on the Closing Date. All other postings will close at Midnight. Please submit your internal application form and resume to Recruitment prior to the close date and time.

Nursing & LPN successful applicants will be notified by email.

We regret that only short listed candidates will be acknowledged.

This is an internal job posting for Vancouver Coastal Health employees only.

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