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Description:

This volunteer position is available in Calgary, Edmonton and Lethbridge.

The Health Equipment Loan Program (HELP) offers mobility, independence and safety to seniors and those recovering from illness or surgery in their own homes. The Equipment Technician Volunteer ensures that clients receive equipment that is of the highest standard of safety by inspecting, cleaning and disinfecting equipment and by making adjustments and repairs as required.

For further information about this opportunity, as well as application instructions, please visit the posting on the Canadian Red Cross application portal:

https://trr.tbe.taleo.net/trr01/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=CRCS&cws=62&rid=6088

For inquiries, please reach out to our Volunteer Resource Services (VRS) team:
Email: VRS@redcross.ca
Phone (toll-free): 1-844-818-2155


Qualifications:

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

Mechanical aptitude with experience in using power tools, working with parts and operating machinery

This position requires a satisfactory Canadian criminal record reference check and a satisfactory vulnerable sector check.

Depending on the location, a clear driver's abstract may be required


SKILLS AND ABILITIES

Interpersonal skills with demonstrated ability to handle interactions with colleagues required

Able to communicate in English required; basic English speaking and writing skills considered

Reliable and able to work closely with a supervisor and as a member of an effective team

Basic computer skills

Current generic WHMIS certification, or willingness to take training

Ability to lift and carry equipment of up to 50lbs


Training:

Provided


Benefits:

-Supporting your community
-Enhancing your mechanical aptitude
-Becoming familiar with different types of medical equipment




Duration: Ongoing
Faculty: ALES (Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sciences) All Faculties Arts Augustana Business Campus Saint-Jean Education Engineering Law Library and Information Studies Medicine and Dentistry Native Studies Nursing Pharmacy Public Health Rehabilitation Medicine Science
Location: Edmonton Outside Alberta Outside Edmonton

Contact:

Name: Volunteer Resource Services
Phone: 1-844-818-2155
Email: vrs@redcross.ca

Location:

400 Cooper Street, Suite 8000
Ottawa , ON
K2P 2H8

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Fall/Winter
(Effective September 3, 2019)


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