Full Time Permanent

Nursing Attendant

Posted 3 years ago
2950 Rue Laurier, Rockland, ON
$20.51 per hour
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

Job requirements – Nursing Attendant




Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Credentials for Nursing Attendant (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

First Aid Certificate; CPR Certificate


1 year to less than 2 years

Specific Skills
Administer suppositories, colonic irrigations and enemas.  Transport patients in wheelchair or stretcher. Take patients’ blood pressure, temperature and pulse. Supervise patients’ exercise routines. Collect specimens; Bathe, dress and groom patients. Answer call signals. Weigh, lift, turn and position patients. Administer first aid in emergency situations. Accompany patients on outside recreational activities and perform other duties related to patient care and comfort.
Additional Skills
Serve meal trays and feed patients; Make beds and maintain patients’ rooms; Maintain inventory of supplies; Supply and empty bed pans; Assist with the set-up and maintenance of traction equipment, cleaning or sterilizing equipment, maintaining and repairing equipment, and assembling, setting-up and operating job-related equipment; Deliver messages, reports, requisitions and specimens between departments
Weight Handling
Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
Work Setting
Nursing home/home for the aged
Security and Safety
Criminal record check
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Repetitive tasks; Physically demanding; Attention to detail; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Bending, crouching, kneeling
Personal Suitability
Initiative; Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Team player; Client focus; Interpersonal awareness; Judgement; Reliability; Organized
Employment groups

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

Intended job posting audience

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.