KDH is looking for an Occupational Therapist on a permanent part-time (o.4 FTE) basis.

The Occupational Therapist is responsible for the assessment, treatment and education of clients whose ability to function has been impaired by surgery, physical/emotional illness or injury. The Therapist will provide goal oriented programs with the focus on behaviour and skill acquisition or adaptation to allow more independent functioning in the areas of home/work/leisure. Participating as a team member in assessing quality and making recommendations for improvement, the Occupational Therapist practices within their own level of competence and ensures practice congruent with College Standards and code of ethics.

The successful candidate will share the KDH commitment to Patient and Family Centred Care and possess the following skills and related qualifications.

Qualifications:

  • B.Sc. Occupational Therapy;
  • Member of the College of Occupational Therapists;
  • Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA) trained and certified;
  • Recent experience with total joint replacement surgery including pre-hab teaching, assessment and inpatient follow-up;
  • Wheelchair, positioning, ambulation authorizer with Assistive Devices Program;
  • Preferred member of CAOT and OSOT;
  • Must possess excellent communication skills (verbal and written) and be proficient in the use of the computer.

Starting Wage: $34.18/hour or past experience recognition as per Article 25.02 of the OPSEU Central Agreement.

 

KDH is seeking a Medical Device Reprocessing Technician on a permanent part-time basis. Medical Device Reprocessing Technicians at KDH are responsible for correct packaging and autoclaving of sterile supplies throughout the hospital, performing clean-up duties and reprocessing of specialty equipment in the OR/RR/ER/M&S areas, and restocking of clinic rooms for Ambulatory Care.

Qualifications:

The successful candidate will share the KDH commitment to Patient and Family Centred Care and possess the following qualifications and related experience:

  • Grade 12;
  • Central Service of Ontario Medical Device Reprocessing Techniques Certificate or equivalent with recertification every 5 years;
  • Current CSAO membership;
  • Working knowledge of autoclave, suction equipment, flash sterilizer, quality assurance equipment, and endoscopy instrumentation and reprocessing.

KDH is seeking registered nurses for our Emergency Department on a permanent part-time and casual basis.

The successful candidates will share the KDH commitment to Patient and Family Centred Care and possess the following skills and related qualifications.

Qualifications:

  • Current registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario;
  • Current BCLS, ACLS and TNCC certificates;
  • Recent ER experience (3-5 years);
  • Coronary Care course/ECG interpretation skills;
  • CTAS training;
  • Experience in initiation of IVs and administration of life-saving medications;
  • Ability to respond to emergency situations, rapidly identifying priorities and complex patient care needs;
  • Basic computer skills;
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written);
  • Emergency Nursing certificate (preferred);
  • PALS/ENCP certificate (preferred);
  • Physical Assessment course (preferred).

Starting Wage: $33.23 or past experience recognition as per Article 19.05 of the ONA Central Agreement.

KDH is seeking Registered Nurses for our PACU/Clinics departments  on a temporary part-time and casual basis.

The successful candidate(s) will share the KDH commitment to Patient and Family Centred Care and possess the following qualifications and related experience:

Qualifications:

  • Current Registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario;
  • Current BCLS & ACLS Certificates;
  • Recent Recovery Room experience (3-5 years preferred);
  • Minimum of 1 year experience in Critical Care (Emergency Department, Recovery Room or Intensive Care Unit);
  • Critical Care Course(s) or Recovery Room education (preferred);
  • Endoscopy experience (an asset);
  • Current membership in a professional association (preferred);

Starting Wage: $33.23 or past experience recognition as per Article 19.05 of the ONA Central Agreement.

 

KDH is seeking Registered Nurses – Medical/Surgical/Orthopaedic/Critical Care – on a casual basis.

The successful candidate(s) will share the KDH commitment to Patient and Family Centred Care and possess the following qualifications and related experience:

Qualifications:

  • Current registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario;
  • Current BCLS & ACLS certificates;
  • Recent Medical, Surgical, Gerontology experience;
  • Basic Arrhythmia and ECG interpretation courses;
  • Experience in non-invasive ventilation (eg. BiPap);
  • Experience in the initiation of IVs and administration of life saving medications;
  • Basic computer skills;
  • Excellent Communications skills (verbal & written);
  • Current TNCC certificate (preferred);
  • Emergency or Critical Care Nursing certificate (preferred);
  • Recent Critical Care or ER experience (3-5 years preferred);

Shifts:  Rotation – days, evenings, nights and weekends; 8 and 12 hour shifts

Starting Wage: $33.23 or past experience recognition as per Article 19.05 of the ONA Central Agreement

 

KDH is seeking a Maintenance Mechanic with an Ontario 4th Class Operating Engineer’s Certificate to join the team on a casual basis.

The successful candidate will share the KDH commitment to Patient and Family Centred Care and possess the following qualifications and related experience.

Qualifications:

  • Grade 12 Secondary School diploma (required);
  • Minimum of Ontario 4th Class Operating Engineer’s Certificate, in accordance with the TSSA and Ontario Operating Engineers Act;
  • Knowledge of building and plumbing codes as well as the ability to read and understand construction documents/shop drawings/single line diagrams;
  • Knowledge of building automation systems, and in several fields, such as mechanical, plumbing, low voltage and arc flash electrical, carpentry and pipe-fitting;
  • Ability to meet the high physical demands of the job (i.e., repetitive lifting and bending);
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

Starting Wage:  $28.91/hour

KDH is seeking Registered Nurses on a permanent part time and / or casual basis for our Operating Room/Clinics departments.

The successful candidates will share the KDH commitment to Patient and Family Centred Care and possess the following qualifications and related experience.

Qualifications:

  • Current Registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario;
  • Current BCLS & ACLS Certificates;
  • Operating Room Certificate (mandatory);
  • Recent Operating Room Experience (required, 3-5 years);
  • Experience with total joint replacement, arthroscopic surgeries;
  • Critical Care Course(s) or Recovery Room education (preferred);
  • Critical Care Experience (PACU, ICU) (3-5 years preferred);
  • Endoscopy experience (an asset);
  • Current membership in a professional association (preferred).

Starting Wage:  $32.66/hour or past experience recognition as per Article 19.05 of the ONA Central Agreement. Note that if there are any discrepancies between the posted starting wage and the Agreement, the Agreement wage will prevail.

KDH is seeking Registered Practical Nurses on a casual basis. The successful candidates will share the KDH commitment to Patient and Family Centred Care and possess the following qualifications and related experience.

Qualifications:

  • Current registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario;
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written;
  • Current BCLS certificate;
  • Registered Practical Nurse Operating Room certificate (mandatory).

Starting Wage:  $28.91/hour or past experience recognition as per Schedule A of the IUOE Local Agreement. Note that if there are any discrepancies between the posted starting wage and the Agreement, the Agreement wage will prevail.