Hospital Unit Attendant (Casual)

Posted on September 29, 2021. Primary Region: Kenora, ON

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Area of duty may vary according to patient care needs. May consist of days, evenings, or nights, 11.25 or 7.5hrs (subject to change as per operational requirements)






$24.3883 to $ 24.9336 hourly

As per CUPE 822 Collective Agreement

Closing Date

Wednesday, October 6, 2021


The Unit Attendant is responsible for the provision of direct and indirect care to patients as part of a multi-disciplinary team. This position is fast-paced and complements the work of other professional staff within units. If you enjoy connecting with people whether patients or colleagues, being active throughout your work, and being an integral part of optimal patient care, consider this role for your next opportunity.


  • Secondary school diploma or equivalent
  • First Aid certification
  • Current certification in BCLS with demonstrated ongoing competence through annual re-certification
  • Demonstrated experience (within last 2 years) working with persons with health care needs
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • Must be able to meet the physical demands of the job (repetitive reaching, bending, lifting heavy objects)
  • Crisis Prevention Intervention training an asset
  • Reliable attendance record

Please apply through the online application process via

We thank all applicants for their interest but advise that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. First consideration will be given to current internal employees of LWDH.

Qualified applicants may be considered for other comparable positions or within the same classification other than this posted position.

Please prepare your application in accordance with the qualifications posted in the job advertisement. Applications will be screened based on the posted qualifications.

The LWDH is committed to diversity and inclusivity in our employment practices. We promote the independence, dignity, integration, and equality of opportunity with persons with disabilities by ensuring the accessibility of our facilities and services. Accommodations, including alternative formats, are available for all parts of the recruitment and selection process.

For more information or to request an accommodation please contact the Human Resources Department at 807-468-9861


21 Sylvan Street
Kenora, ON

Job type: Casual

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Contact Information

Human Resources
Phone: 18074689861