Contact Tracing Aide

  • Company:
    Fraser Health
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    3 days ago
  • Category:
    Social Care

Contact Tracers Needed! Help us stop the spread of COVID-19 and join our team!

We hire great people for outstanding jobs. We are looking for Contact Tracing Aides to join our Population & Public Health team. We have temporary full time opportunties available.

Position Highlights

Bring your effective communication and interpersonal skills to this role, in which you will work in support of COVID-19 contact tracing. This position will be based in Surrey and you will be working in a 4 on 4 off rotation from 8:30am to 7:30pm. If you have open availability, we encourage you to apply!

Your specific job duties will include:

Working with a team of health professionals to:

    •Speak with COVID-19 infected individuals by telephone to collect information regarding their close contacts during a specified time period. •Communicate daily with cases and contacts, administer a questionnaire for symptoms, provide information regarding testing, and provide instructions for isolation •Inform named contacts by telephone of exposure with someone with positive COVID-19 results. •Communicate negative test results to patients and provide information about basic infection control practices to prevent potential future transmission of the disease. •Maintain individual records and necessary documentation according to the policies and procedures.

You will take a thorough, hands-on approach to deliver high quality and precise work. You will work as part of an integrated team in a very busy and dynamic environment. A focused approach is needed to complete routine day-to-day tasks and handle changing calendars, priorities, and timelines. You will carry a high level of integrity, discretion, and confidentiality.

Are you motivated to join the team? We will be looking for you to have the following:

    •Completion of Grade 12 •Six (6) months’ of recent, related experience •Ability to type 40 WPM

An equivalent combination of education, training and experience is acceptable.

Fraser Health continues to be recognized as one of BC’s Top Employers. Are you someone who is passionate about making a difference in the lives of others? Do you embody qualities of empathy, understanding and acceptance? If you have answered yes then we want you to keep reading.

Fraser Health is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity in the workplace. Fraser Health is responsible for the delivery of hospital and community-based health services to over 1.8 million people in 20 diverse communities from Burnaby to Fraser Canyon on the traditional territories of the Coast Salish peoples. Our team of nearly 40,000 staff, medical staff and volunteers is dedicated to serving our patients, families and communities to deliver on our vision: Better health, best in health care.

Valued Benefits

A career with Fraser Health will offer you the opportunity to be a part of a dedicated team of professionals in a dynamic and rewarding health care environment. We offer a competitive compensation and benefit package, including comprehensive health benefits coverage.

Work with an experienced and dedicated team and join our dedication to provide quality care to our patients and clients. We invite you to apply today and find out why more than 95% of new employees recommend Fraser Health to their friends and family as a phenomenal place to work! We value diversity in the work force and aim to maintain an environment of Respect, Caring & Trust.