Audiometric Technician Posting Number 1097708
Are you someone who enjoys assisting with the audiological evaluation of clients? Do you want to work for one of BC's top employers? Do you have the ability to perform Audiometric screenings? If you have answered yes to these questions we want you to continue reading.
Fraser Health is responsible for the delivery of hospital and community-based health services to over 1.9 million people in 20 diverse communities from Burnaby to Fraser Canyon on the traditional territories of the Coast Salish and Nlaka'pamux Nations. Our team of nearly 40,000 staff, medical staff and volunteers is dedicated to serving our patients, families and communities to deliver on our vision: Better health, best in health care.
We have an exciting opportunity for a Casual Audiometric Technician in our Population & Public Health department located in New Westminster, BC.
- Effective October 26th, all new hires to Fraser Health will need to have full COVID 19 vaccination (have received a full series of a World Health Organization "WHO" approved vaccine against infection by SARS-COV-2, or a combination of approved WHO vaccines). Please note this applies to all postings, and individual medical exemptions must be approved by the Provincial Health Officer.
Build on your education and experience as you:
- Conduct general audiometric tests such as automated otoacoustic emission (AOAE) screening, automated auditory brainstem response screening (AABR), pure tone hearing screening and impedance tests following established pass/fail protocols.
- Instruct clients on procedures and records and reports test results to the Audiologist.
- Complete troubleshooting procedures on client hearing aids and auditory equipment through the use of a hearing aid test box (where applicable), hearing aid stethoscope, client interview, and/or case file review. Sends equipment for repair as required.
- Perform administrative support duties as requested, including responding to general inquiries, inputting data into computer programs, compiling information and statistics and maintaining screening data, records and reports.
- Participate in quality improvement initiatives by performing duties such as identifying areas requiring improvement and making recommendations to relevant personnel to ensure optimal services are provided.
To join the organization we require you to have:
- Completion of grade 12
- Diploma in a health or social services field
- One year's experience in the audiometric field
- A valid Class V BC driver's license and access to a personal vehicle for work purposes.
If this sounds like the ideal role for you, here are more reasons why you should apply:
- A career that offers you the opportunity to work in a fast growing and exciting organization with professionals who are excellent in their respective fields.
- Fantastic opportunities for support and mentorship into supervisory and management roles are available as you advance within the organization.
- An opportunity to make a difference every single day in the world of health care.
Take the next step and apply so we can continue the conversation with you.
Come work with dedicated health care providers who are enthusiastic and committed to provide quality healthcare to our clients/patients/residents. We invite you to find out why more than 95% of new employees recommend Fraser Health as an excellent place to work. Work hard and have fun while you do it.
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