Health Care Aide

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 286114357
  • Open Date: October 4, 2021
  • Close Date: December 7, 2021
  • Organization: Pro-Care Health Services LTD
  • Sector: Healthcare & Social Workers
  • Business Location:Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
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Job Details
  • Experience: Not mandatory
  • Job Vacancies: 10
  • Compensation: $15.00 to $18.00 per hour
  • Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible
  • Apply by: email to or by mail
  • Education: Other trades certificate or diploma
Job Description
Job Duties and Tasks:

Administer suppositories, colonic irrigations and enemas;
Transport patients in wheelchair or stretcher;
Take patients’ blood pressure, temperature and pulse;
Supervise patients’ exercise routines;
Prepare patients for surgery by washing, shaving and sterilizing operative areas;
Bathe, dress and groom patients;
Answer call signals;
Weigh, lift, turn and position patients;
Administer first aid in emergency situations;
Accompany patients on outside recreational activities and perform other duties related to patient care and comfort

Apitional Skills

Serve meal trays and feed patients
Make beds and maintain patients’ rooms
Supply and empty bed pans
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
Deliver messages, reports, requisitions and specimens between departments
Transport patients between care facilities

Weight Handling

Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)
More than 45 kg (100 lbs)
Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)

Work Setting

Public or community health centre
Hospital or home for the aged
Hospital/medical facility or clinic
Home care and visiting care agency
Rehabilitation centre and special health institution
Nursing home/home for the aged

Security and Safety

Child abuse registry check
Driver’s validity licence check
Driving record check (abstract)
Criminal record check
Adult Abuse Registry

Transportation/Travel Information

Own transportation
Own vehicle
Valid driver’s licence
Travel expenses paid by employer

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Fast-paced environment
Work under pressure
Repetitive tasks
Physically demanding
Manual dexterity
Attention to detail
Ability to distinguish between colours
Sound discrimination
Combination of sitting, standing, walking
Standing for extended periods
Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

Rural area
Urban area
Remote location
Various locations

Personal Suitability

Effective interpersonal skills
Team player
Excellent oral communication
Client focus
Interpersonal awareness

Professional Certification Requirements

First Aid Certificate
CPR Certificate
Nursing Aide Certificate
Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) Certificate
Understanding and managing aggressive behaviour (UMAB) course

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