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Job Title:
Respiratory Therapist-TFT Anaesthesia

Posted Date:
Closing Date:
Education Level:
None specified

Job Description


                                                                                  Ref# 20OPP116

                                                  1 ‑ Temporary Full Time ‑ Respiratory Therapist



It is a condition of this posting that your home unit can accommodate your temporary absence in the event

you are successful.



The Successful candidate will report to the Manager ‑ Perioperative Services and work in collaboration with the

Department of Anaesthesia.



*  Anaesthetic Assistant Certification

*  Registered Respiratory Therapist and with a current license from the CRTO

*  At least 2 years acute care experience and/or be orientated to the OR position

*  Previous Anaesthesia courses preferred

*  Knowledge of operation of anaesthetic delivery systems, monitors, and supplies essential

*  Ability to perform without direct supervision and be self‑motivated

*  Effective communication skills

*  Commitment to personal and professional development

*  Possess effective problem solving and decision making skills

*  Sound knowledge of CQI and risk management principals

*  Effective teaching and training skills

*  Current certification in ACLS

*  Current certification in intubations



Salary Range:  $32.430 to 44.780



The Health Sciences Centre strives to ensure the safety and security of the patients, visitors, employees and assets

financial and otherwise.  As one tool in the recruitment screening process, all offers of employment to external

candidates shall be conditional upon a satisfactory Vulnerable Sector Check (VSC) to ensure the absence of relevant

criminal convictions.



The Health Sciences Centre (HSC) is committed to delivering healthcare in a manner that is consistent with Patient

and Family Centred Care.  Applicants are required to have a demonstrated knowledge, understanding and

commitment to this care philosophy.


Candidates will have demonstrated adherence to the Hospital's Code of Conduct.  Regular attendance at work is

imperative, therefore, all applicants will have to demonstrate a good attendance record to be considered for this



We are committed to fostering an inclusive, equitable, and accessible environment supporting diversity in our work

environment to provide quality care where all feel valued, respected, and supported. We are dedicated to building a

workforce reflective of the communities in which we live and serve and encourage Indigenous people, visible

minorities, and persons with disabilities to apply and self‑identify. Upon request, accommodations due to a disability

are available throughout the selection process.  Additionally we are identified as an English/French speaking health

sciences centre and encourage bilingual candidates to apply.



If there are no qualified applicants for the above position, the Hospital may, at their discretion, train unqualified




Interested applicants must submit a resume outlining relative previous experience and training no later than

11:59p.m. on Tuesday, 4 August, 2020.


Internal applicants may apply via the job posting page on the iNtranet.  External applicants must apply through our




Posted:  July 28, 2020