Licensed Practical Nurse

Posted 3 years ago
Calgary, AB
$25 - $26 per hour
Application deadline closed.

Job Description




Bachelor’s degree
or equivalent experience


1 year to less than 2 years

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
First Aid Certificate
CPR Certificate
Eligible for licensure as a practical nurse by the province/territory of work
Area of Specialization
Palliative care
Intensive care, nursery
Work Setting
Home care and visiting care agency
Licensed Practical Nurse Specific Skills
Monitor established respiratory therapy and intravenous therapy
Provide safety and health education to individuals and their families
Administer medication and observe and document therapeutic effects
Take vital signs, apply aseptic techniques including sterile dressing, ensure infection control, monitor nutritional intake and conduct specimen collection
Monitor patients’ progress, evaluate effectiveness of nursing interventions and consult with appropriate members of healthcare team
Security and Safety
Bondable; Driver’s validity licence check; Drug test; Immunization records; Criminal record check; Basic security clearance;
Transportation/Travel Information
Own transportation; Own vehicle;
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Work under pressure; Repetitive tasks; Attention to detail; Combination of sitting, standing, walking;
Work Location Information
Relocation costs not covered by employer;
Personal Suitability
Initiative; Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Accurate; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Client focus; Interpersonal awareness; Dependability; Judgement; Values and ethics; Reliability; Organized;

Employment groups

This employer promotes equal employment opportunities for all job applicants, including those self-identifying as a member of these groups: Newcomers to Canada, Visible minorities

Who can apply to this job?

Only apply to this job if:

  • You are a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada.
  • You have a valid Canadian work permit.

If you are not authorized to work in Canada, do not apply. The employer will not respond to your application.

How to apply

By email

How-to-apply instructions

Here is what you must include when submitting your application:

  • Cover letter
  • References attesting experience

This job posting includes screening questions. Please answer the following questions when applying:

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?