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Sick Kids Jobs – Employment Opportunities for POCU Attendant Careers In Toronto, ON

Sick Kids Jobs in Ontario :– Hurry ! great news for job seekers. Sick Kids Jobs site publish notice for various jobs vacancy in their offices. Currently Sick Kids POCU Attendant Jobs available now. Candidates who are looking for POCU Attendant Jobs in Ontario with relevant required experience can apply for Sick Kids careers Employment. Candidate will get after selection great Salary $ 44,087.00 Per Year.

Sick Kids Jobs in Ontario Employment 

Name of the Recruitment Agencies/Department – The Hospital for Sick Children

Name of the Vacant Position – POCU Attendant

Job LocationToronto, Ontario

Salary – $ 44,087.00 Per Year

Jobs Type – Jobs In Canada

Job Description

As a POCU / OR Attendant, you are responsible for providing support within the Operating Room (OR) and Post-Anaesthesia Care Unit (PACU) for various housekeeping and transporting duties, maintenance of supplies and equipment in an aseptic environment, with focus on decontamination, disinfection, sterilization, infection control, positioning, and workplace safety.

Shift: All shifts, days, evening, nights, weekends and stat holidays 

Although this posting indicates an initial area of assignment and shift, the Hospital reserves the right to assign to other areas of assignment and shifts as deemed necessary

Here’s What You’ll Get To Do:

  • Responsible for performing environmental services duties to ensure a high standard of cleanliness is maintained throughout the department by:
  • Cleaning of equipment in the POCU areas, OR theatres, procedure rooms in IGT, CDIU, unit-based specialty equipment, MRI equipment, and terminal cleans of POCU areas as per hospital protocols.
  • Replacing soiled drapes as needed.
  • Cleaning non theatre areas, including windows, vents, walls, ceilings, light fixtures, etc.
  • Dust mops and damp mops, high dusts, vacuum carpets, cleans stairwells and corridors by use of manual and automatic methods.
  • Collecting all waste, soiled linens and used case carts and places them into the soiled utility room for proper disposal and/or retrieval from Housekeeping and/or MDRD.
  • Assisting the POCU teams with items pertaining to patient care activities as necessary and as directed by clinical staff including:
  • Delivering equipment as needed.
  • Having a demonstrated knowledge of OR table/IGT, CDIU procedure table and positioning devices and accessories in order to ensure proper set up for the specific OR/procedure
  • Provide support during initial positioning of patients prior to and support positioning changes during procedures as required
  • Gathers positioning related equipment
  • Provide support of skin preparation of patients according to established procedures.
  • Assist with transport of patients to and from Operating Room/IGT/CDIU.
  • Transport equipment and supplies as needed for procedures
  • Respond to any patient emergency situations as required
  • Identify the safe handling of specimens, implications of spills and safety measures required to prevent hazards.
  • Identify principals of Asepsis, handling and storage of sterile supplies, understand and prevent the transmission of pathogens; understand the difference between cleaning/disinfecting/sterilizing
  • Identify causes, implications, precautions and safety measures associated with body mechanics.
  • Identify Biological Safety Hazards causes, sources, precautions and safety measures associated with body fluids, sharps or needle sticks injuries and handling of medical waste.
  • Identify chemical safety hazards, causes, implications, precautions and safety measures required to prevent hazards such as, Glutaraldehyde, Disinfectants, Methyl methacrylate (bone cement), sterile sterilant concentrate and Dusorb or Viosorb (soda lime).
  • Assists in preparing equipment and supplies for procedures by:
    • Maintaining an inventory of supplies, equipment and linen.
    • Stocking supplies to areas as required, including to satellite procedure areas.
    • Maintaining cleaning related equipment.
    • Assists with training of new staff when required.
    • Must adhere to all ORNAC/PIDAC cleaning standards. Must adhere to all infection control and prevention policies and procedures. Follow all occupational health and safety guidelines.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • Secondary School Diploma or equivalent
  • Completion of an OR Attendant certification program an asset.
  • Completion of a PSW certificate program an asset.
  • 1-year recent experience in related disciplines preferred (ex. PSW/OR attendant/Environmental Services)
  • Basic Cardiac Life Support and First Aid Certificate an asset.
  • Effective reading, written and oral communication essential
  • Demonstrated excellent interpersonal skills to work with the cross functional team
  • Demonstrated ability to be a cooperative and team player
  • Must be able to perform repetitive bending, pushing, pulling and reaching
  • Capable of using technology ex. iPhone/text messaging and knowing medical terminology
  • Knowledge and understanding of Infection Control and Occupational Health and Safety policies, practices and procedures and hospital policies.
  • Operating heavy duty equipment ex. Buffer, autoscrubber
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Ability to function within the POCU multidisciplinary team.
  • Must have a positive attitude and the desire to work in fast pace environment
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision or as a member of a team
  • Demonstrated flexibility and adaptability to changing work routines and priorities
  • Ability to wear personal protective equipment.
  • Excellent attendance and discipline free record required
  • Successful completion and pass of the Hospital’s POCU Attendant skills and competencies assessment.

Sick Kids Jobs – Employment Opportunities for Flow Cytometry Operator Careers In Toronto, ON

Sick Kids Jobs in Ontario :– Hurry ! great news for job seekers. Sick Kids Jobs site publish notice for various jobs vacancy in their offices. Currently Sick Kids Flow Cytometry Operator Jobs available now. Candidates who are looking for Flow Cytometry Operator Jobs in Ontario with relevant required experience can apply for Sick Kids careers Employment. Candidate will get after selection great Salary $ 62,907.00 Per Year.

Sick Kids Jobs in Ontario Employment 

Name of the Recruitment Agencies/Department – The Hospital for Sick Children

Name of the Vacant Position – Flow Cytometry Operator

Job Location – Toronto, Ontario

Salary – $ 62,907.00 Per Year

Jobs Type – Jobs In Canada

Job Description

About SickKids

Dedicated exclusively to children and their families, The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) is one of the largest and most respected paediatric healthcare centres in the world.  As innovators in child health, we lead and partner to improve the health of children through the integration of healthcare, leading-edge research and education.  Our reputation would not have been built – nor could it be maintained – without the skills, knowledge and experience of the extraordinary people who come to work here every day.  SickKids is committed to ongoing learning and development, and features a caring and supportive work environment that combines exceptionally high standards of practice.

When you join SickKids, you become part of our community. We share a commitment and determination to fulfill our vision of Healthier Children. A Better World.

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to work alongside the world’s best in paediatric healthcare.

Position Description

We are currently recruiting for a Core Facility Flow Cytometry Operator to join our team. Are you looking for a challenging and rewarding position where you can utilize your unique skill set that is directly related to the instruments and analysis of flow cytometry? If you want to work for an organization that prides itself on creating a thriving career for employees, then this opportunity is for you! As a leading employer we recognize that our employees are our greatest strength as they form our vision, carry out our mission and represent our values.

The Flow Cytometry Operator will work in a major flow cytometry research core facility at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Canada. This position will work in the new Peter Gilgan Centre for Research and Learning, serving Toronto’s Biomedical Research community in Toronto’s renowned “Discovery District”, two square kilometers in the heart of downtown that have been designated as the city’s centre of innovation. This position will report into the Operations Manager.

Here’s What You’ll Get To Do: 

  • Perform high-speed sorting of cell populations in a Core Facility serving a large and diverse biomadical research community.
  • Operate instruments such as the FACSAria III, MoFlo-XDP or SONY SH800 & MA900 in a containment level II laboratory.
  • Help maintain several analytical flow cytometers, i.e Symphony A3, LSR Fortessa.
  • Responsible for daily instrument calibration, fluidics and electronics checks and cross-beam fluorescence compensation.
  • Train graduate students, post-doctoral fellows and research technologists to operate the analytical instruments and to analyze their data off-line using FlowJo and other custom software packages.
  • Foster relationships with clients.
  • Instrument troubleshooting.
  • Help maintain safe practices within the Core.
  • Assess new and alternative cytometry techniques.
  • Ensure data is sufficiently backed up.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • MSc or a BSc with at least 3 years experience with a variety of flow cytometry applications, preferably on newer digital analytical flow cytometers, and with flow cytometric software such as Diva and FlowJo.
  • Experience operating a FACSAria or other cell sorter is preferred.
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and a demanding schedule.
  • Ability to work within a busy core facility with tight deadlines.
  • Superior interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Excellent analytical, troubleshooting and problem solving skills.
  • Exceptional customer service skills.
  • Strong team player with the ability to work independently and with minimal supervision.

Employment Type: Permanent, Full-Time

Our Commitment to Diversity

The children and families we care for are from a variety of communities, and so are our employees. We welcome and encourage everyone to join our organization and be part of our team.

When requested, SickKids will provide access and inclusion supports to eligible candidates to support their full engagement during the interview and assessment process.  Information received related to access or inclusion will be addressed confidentially.

Thank you for your interest in joining SickKids. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. In accordance with our Hospital policy, employment at SickKids is conditional upon the Hospital’s receipt of all necessary documentation.


 As a health care institution, our highest priority is the safety of patients, families and staff.  As a result, we are adopting all prevention measures to ensure the safety of our patients, families and our staff.  Therefore, any offer of employment is conditional upon you submitting proof that you have been fully vaccinated with a Health Canada or World Health Organization (WHO) approved COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible and no later than fourteen (14) calendar days prior to the effective start date, in addition to satisfying any other condition(s) that may be set out in an offer.  If a candidate fails to satisfy this condition (or any other condition(s) set out in an offer), any offer of employment shall be immediately rescinded.

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