Aide, health care

Full Time
  • October 31, 2023
  • Employment Information

    Calgary, AB


    Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
    7 months to less than 1 year

    Work setting
    Home care and visiting care agency
    Nursing home/home for the aged
    Supply and empty bed pans
    Take patients’ blood pressure, temperature and pulse
    Serve meal trays and feed patients
    Weigh, lift, turn and position patients
    Deliver messages, reports, requisitions and specimens between departments
    Make beds and maintain patients’ rooms
    Supervise patients’ exercise routines
    Maintain inventory of supplies
    Bathe, dress and groom patients
    Assist with the set-up and maintenance of traction equipment, cleaning or sterilizing equipment, maintaining and repairing equipment, and assembling, setting-up and operating job-related equipment
    Transport patients between care facilities
    Transport patients in wheelchair or stretcher
    Answer call signals
    Collect specimens
    Accompany patients on outside recreational activities and perform other duties related to patient care and comfort
    Administer first aid in emergency situations
    Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses
    Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) Certificate
    First Aid Certificate
    CPR Certificate
    Nursing Aide Certificate
    Health Care Aide Certificate
    Additional information
    Security and safety
    Criminal record check
    Work conditions and physical capabilities
    Attention to detail
    Combination of sitting, standing, walking
    Bending, crouching, kneeling
    Personal suitability
    Client focus
    Efficient interpersonal skills
    Excellent oral communication
    Team player
    Other benefits
    Free parking available


    This employer has applied for a Labour Market Impact Assessment (LMIA) to hire a foreign worker to fill labour or skills shortages on a temporary basis.

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