Fraser Health is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity in the workplace, located in Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley, one of the most livable regions in the world, is one of Canada's largest and fastest growing health authorities. With over 1.6 million people we serve 1/3 of BC’s population and have 33,000 dedicated professionals in our 12 hospitals and other facilities.
We currently have an exciting dual-site opportunity for an Anaesthesia Assistant to work in our Operating Rooms located at Eagle Ridge Hospital in Port Moody and Royal Columbian Hospital in New Westminster, British Columbia.
The Anaesthesia Assistant works under the supervision of the Anaesthesiologist to provide technical support and clinical assistance in the induction, maintenance and recovery phases of anaesthesia, including observing physiological responses of patients during surgery.
In this position you will:
Have comprehensive knowledge of current anesthesia assistant theory and practice.
Maintain, operate and calibrate anesthesiology, cell-saving and related equipment
Document procedures performed on individual patients by Anaesthetic Assistants
Participate on clinical committees, anaesthesiology research and special projects.
Graduation from a recognized School of Respiratory Therapy Diploma or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Post-graduate diploma in Anaesthesia Assistant program
Three (3) years' recent related clinical experience
Current CPR, ACLS and NRP certifications
$33.01 - $41.16
A career at Fraser Health will offer you the opportunity to work in a fast growing and exciting organization with professionals who are eminent in their respective fields. We offer a competitive salary package, including comprehensive health benefits coverage.
Come work with dedicated professionals who are enthusiastic and committed to provide quality healthcare to our clients/patients/residents. We invite you to find out why more than 95% of new employees recommend Fraser Health as an excellent place to work!
Representative, Talent Acquisition and Onboarding