Communication Officer - Ambulance
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Communication Officer - Ambulance

Posted on 19-Nov-2018 by North Bay Regional Health Centre
Location Nipissing, North Bay

Job Description:

Qualifications and Technical Competencies

Qualifications as per the North Bay Central Ambulance Communication Centre Performance Agreement required:

o Must be 18 years of age or older
o Must hold OSSGD or equivalent
o Must be able to read, write and speak English language fluently
o Valid first aid certificate
o Valid CPR certificate

 College 911 Communications Course or Provincial Entry-to-Practice Training (ARISII) required (recent to 2 years)
 Recent ACO or emergency dispatching experience preferred
 Strong organizational skills required
 Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written required
 Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work collaboratively with all members of the health team required
 Demonstrated computer keyboarding proficiency (40 wpm/90% accuracy) required
 Ability to work with minimal supervision required
 Medical terminology is an asset
 Good attendance and work record required
 Must demonstrate commitment to ensure your safety, the safety of fellow workers, patients, volunteers and visitors
 Must support and contribute to a culture of safety and prevention of adverse health events in this organization
 Job offer conditional upon successful completion of Criticall dispatcher testing. (for further information visit
 Bilingualism (Advanced level English/French) is required (see note)** All unilingual candidates are encouraged to apply and may be considered if there are no successful bilingual candidates.

  • NOTE: A formal French test will be conducted to evaluate the proficiency level.
Criminal Reference Check including the Vulnerable Sector Check: recent, within three (3) months is a requirement
Job Details
Job Requirements

Instructions for Applying:

To apply, submit your resume and covering letter to

quoting File CUPE M-18-357

Human Resources
50 College Drive
P.O. Box 2500
North Bay, ON P1B 5A4
Fax: (705) 495-7977

We are an equal opportunity employer. We thank all applicants for their interest. An acknowledgement will be sent
only to those candidates who will be interviewed.