Specific Department and Program:
Number of positions required:
Nov 19, 2020
Posting #: 2020-862938
Temporary Full-time for approx. 6 months
Various rotating 12 hour shifts. Hours subject to change based on operational requirements.
Halton Healthcare takes great pride in providing quality, compassionate healthcare services to our rapidly growing communities. As a progressive and vibrant healthcare organization, we are committed to being an innovative centre of excellence in community hospital care in the Halton and Peel Regions.
We are a distinctive centre of healthcare excellence that offers first-rate care in an innovative environment that supports the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual needs of the community.
Additionally, we have recently completed our expansion of the Milton District Hospital featuring
a new state-of-the-art facility.
The Emergency Department:
The new emergency department will be four times the size of the current department and will include:
A new triage and registration process to support improved patient flow
An electronic patient tracking system to manage each patient’s records from the moment they arrive
Dedicated paediatric space to accommodate short term treatment and observation for children
A dedicated ambulance entrance separate from the patient “walk-in” entrance
An enclosed ambulance garage with direct access to the department
This is what you’ll be doing:
Providing patient care, triage and nursing assessment in all areas of the Emergency Department, you will administer care to adult and paediatric patients from all triage priorities. It is essential you are competent in a diverse range of skills from stabilization and care of the critically ill to first aid. You may be required to transport critical patients including burn victims, neurological emergencies and trauma victims to other facilities.
This is what you’ll need to do it:
Halton Healthcare is seeking individuals who are competent in their chosen profession; patient/customer focused; team players; effective communicators; caring and respectful and are fiscally responsible.
Current registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario
Current BCLS Certification required at time of hire
Current ACLS Certification required at time of hire and ongoing
Minimum of 2 years current Emergency nursing experience required
ECG monitoring including arrhythmia interpretation required
Post-diploma Emergency courses, successful completion of Canadian Emergency Nursing Certificate Exam and/or ACLS would be preferred
Computer skills an asset
IV therapy skills required
Excellent teaching and public relations skills
Good team player
Must be able to meet the physical demands of the position
Satisfactory employment and attendance record required
The ideal candidate is strong in patient centered care in a dynamic, rapidly changing environment and should be ready to drive change and innovation. We require a person with good communication skills with a clear patient focus with the ability to manage execution and to foster teamwork and cooperation.
Salary Scale : $33.56 to $48.05 per hour
September 3 , 2020
Internal Applications Due By:
September 10 , 2020
If you are passionate about what you do, motivated by a job well done, and as committed to excellence, quality and patient satisfaction as we are, we’d like to hear from you.
Please submit your application via our website at
directly to this posting and include a current copy of your resume.
Selection of the preferred candidate(s) will be prioritized based on those who meet the minimum requirements of the position.
We thank all those who apply but only those individuals selected for further consideration will be contacted.
In accordance with the
Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act
Ontario Human Rights Code,
Halton Healthcare will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process.
If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your accommodation needs to ensure your equal participation.
All personal information is collected under the authority of the
Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.
Halton Healthcare is a smoke free facility in and around all three sites. Smoking is not permitted on hospital properties. We thank everyone who works at or visits our hospitals for respecting this healthy initiative. We are also a scent-free environment for all employees and visitors to accommodate individuals’ health concerns arising from exposure to scented products, We ask for everyone’s cooperation in our efforts to accommodate health concerns.