Company NameMinistry of Health
Job PositionAmbulance Communications Officer
Job Location
  • Renfrew
Job Type
  • Part Time
  • Temporary
Anticipated Start Date01/04/2023
Posting End Date12/31/2023
CompensationHourly
Compensation Amount29.80-36.44
Job Requirements
  • Will Train
  • Good Communications Skills
  • Attention to Detail
  • Strong Problem Solving Skills
  • Police Record Check
Job Description

Consider this challenging opportunity as an Ambulance Communications Officer with the Ministry of Health, Renfrew Central Ambulance Communications Centre.

This position is available for dedicated individuals to work rotating shifts in a 24/7 environment.

The successful candidate will be offered a position as Ambulance Communications Officer with the dispatch centre. As a dispatch centre employee, the ministry will provide a comprehensive seven weeks Entry-to-Practice (ETP) training program in land ambulance dispatching, at an assigned dispatch training facility operated by the ministry. During the ETP training, the employee is paid as a Central Ambulance Communications Centre staff member and costs relating to the training, including travel and accommodation, if applicable, are paid for by the ministry.

Following the successful completion of the ETP training program, the employee must write and pass the Ministry of Health Ambulance Communications Officer certification examination. The employee will return to his/her dispatch centre for a local training and coaching program as part of the training requirements.

What can I expect to do in this role?
In this role, you will work rotating shifts in a 24/7 environment. You will:

• Process 9-1-1 emergency and non-emergency requests for ambulance service
• Direct ambulance movements
• Provide pre-arrival instructions
• Communicate with individuals under stress
• Operate complex computer-aided telecommunications equipment

How Applicants Should ApplyE-mail
Apply to:https://www.gojobs.gov.on.ca/Preview.aspx?Language=English&JobID=187473