Respiratory Therapist I
Fraser Health Authority
White Rock Canada
11h ago

Do you excel in performing diagnostic and therapeutic procedures? Are you able to operate respiratory equipment? Do you want to work for one of BC's top employers?

If you have answered yes to these questions we want you to continue reading.

Fraser Health is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity in the workplace. We are located in Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley, one of the most livable regions in the world, and one of Canada's largest and fastest growing health authorities.

With over 1.8 million people, we serve 1 / 3 of BC’s entire population and have 33,000 dedicated professionals in our 12 hospitals and other facilities that expand from Burnaby to Hope.

Fraser Health has an exciting opportunity for a dedicated Respiratory Therapist to join Peace Arch Hospital located in White Rock, BC.

White Rock with its sandy beaches, warmest water temperatures on the coast, waterfront eateries and dramatic sunsets has become known as the Jewel of BC.

Located in the southwest corner of the province, White Rock offers a variety of leisure activities such as swimming, kayaking, windsurfing, crab fishing, sailing, and golfing.

Build on your education and experience as you :

  • Maintain documentation by ensuring reports, records and workload statistics are complete and accurate according to established departmental standards.
  • Participate in the interdisciplinary team meetings to discuss patient care goals, therapeutic / diagnostic strategies and program related issues.
  • Monitor and performs required maintenance, cleaning, calibration, evaluation and quality control of respiratory and related equipment : reports supply needs as required;
  • maintains relevant logs / reports.

  • Participates in quality improvement initiatives such as the development, implementation and evaluation of written procedures and standards, development of assessment forms and patient materials, and program descriptions as required.
  • Participate in meetings and departmental committees and contributes to problem identification and resolution.
  • Perform diagnostic and therapeutic assessments, interventions and follow-ups as related to respiratory therapy such as assisting with cardiopulmonary resuscitation and providing support initiating / maintaining mechanical ventilation support of adults, children and infants, providing airway management, patient evaluation, and daily care of patients as prescribed.

    To join the organization we require you to have :

  • Successful completion of the Canadian Board of Respiratory Care credentialing exam
  • Eligible for membership with the Canadian Society of Respiratory Therapists (CSRT) and British Columbia Society of Respiratory Therapists (BCSRT).
  • One year recent related experience in an acute care setting
  • Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), Level C
  • Possession of and maintained Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) certification
  • If this sounds like the ideal role for you, here are more reasons why you should apply :

  • A career that offers you the opportunity to work in a fast growing and exciting organization with professionals who are excellent in their respective fields.
  • A Clinic based model of service.
  • Community experience.
  • Multi-Clinician work sites.
  • Excellent opportunities for support and mentorship into supervisory and management roles are available as you advance within the organization.
  • Competitive salary package, including comprehensive health benefits coverage.
  • An opportunity to make a difference every single day in the world of health care.
  • Take the next step and apply so we can continue the conversation.

    Come work with dedicated health care providers who are enthusiastic and committed to provide quality healthcare to our clients / patients / residents.

    We invite you to find out why more than 95% of new employees recommend Fraser Health as an excellent place to work. Work hard and have fun while you do it.

    Curious to learn what it’s like to work here? We recommend you like us on Facebook ( fraserhealthcareers), follow us on Twitter & Instagram ( FHCareer), or connect with us on LinkedIn (fraserhealthcareers) for first-

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