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Technician Paramedic - EMT2

Requisition ID: 11373 

Position Number: 20031067

Posting End Date: Open Until Filled

City: Churchill

Site: Churchill Health Centre

Department / Unit: Emergency Medical Services 

Job Stream: Non-Clinical 

Union: MGEU-Church-134

Anticipated Start Date: ASAP 

FTE: Casual 

Anticipated Shift: Days; Evenings; Nights; Weekends

Daily Hours Worked: 12

Annual Base Hours: 2080

Salary: $23.943, $25.560, $27.386, $29.251, $31.132, $32.954


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Position Overview

Under the direction of the Emergency Medical Services Manager, Workplace Health & Safety Officer, the Technician/Technician-Paramedic will assist in the daily operation of the Emergency Medical Services department. They are responsible for the overall care of patients within the Churchill area. Primary responsibilities relate to patient care, professional standards, treatment of the ill and injured, maintenance of equipment and vehicles as outlined in the ambulance act and all applicable regulations/policies within the Churchill Regional Health Authority. The Technician-Paramedic will also be responsible for various CRHA communications initiatives as well as staff training.


  • Previous experience in an Emergency Medical Services setting an asset.
  • Previous experience in training staff and community members an asset.

Education (Degree/Diploma/Certificate)

  • Successful completion of a recognized Primary Care Paramedic program.


  • Maintains Class 4 Manitoba Drivers License.
  • Ability to license and maintain license under Manitoba Health.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Strong computer skills required.
  • Demonstrates a calm and confident manner during emergency / difficult situations.
  • Maintains confidentiality with all information entrusted to the position.
  • Represents the CRHA in a professional and positive manner.

Physical Requirements

  • Possible heavy lifting at times.
  • Possible eye strain.
  • Possible posture and muscle injury/problem.
  • Possible contact with violent/aggressive clients.
  • Possible fatigue due to call backs.


This position is subject to a Criminal Record Check, including Vulnerable Sector Search, an Adult Abuse Registry Check and a Child Abuse Registry Check. The successful candidate will be responsible for any service charges incurred.


Please note that an employee is not permitted to hold two or more positions across the WRHA legal entity that combine to equal more than 1.0 EFT. The WRHA legal entity includes Churchill Health Centre, Deer Lodge Centre, Grace Hospital, Health Sciences Centre, Middlechurch Home of Winnipeg, Pan Am Clinic, River Park Gardens, Victoria General Hospital, WRHA corporate programs, and WRHA community health services.


Interviewed candidates may be called upon to participate in a skills assessment.


Any application received after the closing time will not be included in the competition.

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