Renal Dialysis Technician

REQ: 
PHC21-131186
Work Area: 
6D
Base Site: 
St Paul's Hospital
City: 
Vancouver
Status: 
Temporary Full Time
End Date: 
Oct 5, 2022 or return of incumbent
FTE: 
1.00
Wage: 
$26.22-26.22
Job Category: 
Technologists
Category: 
Acute Care Hospital
Hours: 
0600-1400, 0600-1800, 1100-1900, 1100-2300, 1500-2300, 2300-0700
As per the current Public Health Orders (Long Term Care/Seniors Assisted Living Provincial Health Order and the Health Sector Order), as of October 26, 2021, all employees working for Providence Health Care must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Proof of vaccination status will be required.

Summary

Reporting to the Operations Leader and under the direction of the Clinical Nurse Leader, Registered Nurse, Renal Technician Supervisor or designate, sets up, operates, monitors, tests, dismantles and cleans dialysis related equipment according to established procedures. Prepares patient for dialysis, observes and reports concerns to nursing staff. Performs preventative and minor maintenance of related equipment, orders and stocks supplies, cleans equipment and maintains a safe, clean environment. Transports patients as required, and provides general patient care activities as necessary and as directed by nursing staff. Shares technical knowledge with other staff and provides input into development of orientation materials. Performs clerical duties as needed.

Skills

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 organize work. Ability to operate related equipment.

Education

Grade 12, plus two years recent related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.