Nursing Unit Clerk – Surgical Services

Operating Room
Whitehorse General Hospital
Competition No.: 
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, June 26, 2019
L04 / PSAC Bargaining Unit
Pay Rate: 
$27.59 to $34.92
Employment Status: 
Term Full Time Position
Monthly/weekly hours: 
75 hours bi-weekly
Start Date: 
Tuesday, July 2, 2019
End Date: 
Tuesday, December 31, 2019


Under the direction of the Clinical Care Manager, the incumbent performs clerical, reception, and material management functions directly related to, or in support of, the delivery of patient care on the nursing unit.



The following are knowledge and skills required for this position:

  • Knowledge of health care and hospital activities

  • Knowledge of Medical Terminology

  • Knowledge of Pharmaceutical Terminology

  • Knowledge of medical transcription methods and practices

  • Proficient use of office equipment and computers< > in the use of office software (e-mail, Excel, Word, Power Point, Meditech)

  • Effective interpersonal and team skills

  • Effective organizational skills

  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Knowledge of First Nations culture and traditions



    The successful candidate will have completed an Office Assistant – medical major Certification (10 month intensive program), have current CPR and Non Violent Crisis Intervention certification (or be able to complete this within six months of hire). An equivalent combination of education, training and experience may be considered for this position.



    Quoting competition # 2019-247, email your resume by 4:00 p.m. on June 26, 2019



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    Yukon Hospital Corporation



    Yukon Hospital Corporation is committed to employment equity.  All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority consideration.  We thank all those who apply and advise that only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.



Posting Date: June 12, 2019

Last Updated:Wed, 06/12/2019 - 21:30