Vancouver Coastal Health Audiology Program Assistant, Public Health in Canada

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Job Title: Audiology Program Assistant, Public Health

Work Site: Primary Care Audiology Clinic, Vancouver Community

Status: Regular Full Time

Start Date: DEC 20, 2016

Salary: $17.68 - $19.52 per hour

Hours: 0900-1700 Monday to Friday

Reference#: 089141-kwe

JOB SUMMARY:

Within the context of a client and family centred care model and in accordance with established vision and values of the organization, the Audiology Program Assistant performs a variety of administrative support functions such scheduling and managing appointments, inputting client information into computerized client information systems, word processing, composing and signing correspondence, typing reports and documents, and answering inquiries specifically related to the Audiology program and policies.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Education & Experience

  • Grade 12.

  • Graduation from an Office Administration program supplemented by one (1) year’s recent, related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

  • Fluency in Cantonese and/or Mandarin is required.

Knowledge & Abilities

  • Knowledge of office practices and procedures.

  • Knowledge of medical terminology.

  • Ability to Knowledge and proficiency in relevant software.

  • Ability to Keyboard 5,000 keystrokes per hour.

  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.

  • Ability to work efficiently and effectively in a busy multitasking environment.

  • Ability to work independently and effectively with others.

  • Ability to be sensitive, tactful and diplomatic with clients, co-workers and the public.

  • Ability to organize and prioritize work.

  • Ability to compile information.

  • Ability to perform relevant calculations.

  • Ability to operate related equipment.

  • Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.

This posting has been posted internally and externally concurrently. The Internal competition closes November 23, 2016. External applicants will be considered after internals.

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.

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting.

Employees of VCH must apply via the *Internal Application Process . Refer to the staffpostings.vch.ca site for How to Apply instructions. Current VCH employees who apply to this posting using this external site will be considered as an external candidate. Seniority will not apply.*

Thank you for your interest in Vancouver Coastal Health.

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