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Nurse Practitioner Posted on Feb 14, 2018 by Fort McKay First Nation

  • Location Fort McMurray, AB
  • Earnings $100,000.00 to $150,000.00 annually
  • Work Hours 37.75 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Feb 28, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Fort McKay First Nation

Languages

English

Education

Master's degree

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • Licensure by the appropriate provincial or territorial authority for midwives
  • CPR Certificate
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certificate
  • Licensure as a Nurse Practitioner by the province/territory of work
  • Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) Certificate
  • Acute care nursing Certificate
  • Tracheostomy care training
  • Canadian Paediatric Society (CPS) neonatal resuscitation program
  • Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE)
  • Certified foot care nurse
  • Fetal health surveillance¿Certification
  • Intravenous (IV) therapy Certification

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Additional Skills

  • Infection control
  • Drug and alcohol rehabilitation
  • Death counselling

Work Setting

  • Public or community health centre
  • Private practice
  • Private residence
  • Hospital or home for the aged
  • Hospital/medical facility or clinic
  • Health care institution, facility or clinic
  • Home care and visiting care agency

Security and Safety

  • Child abuse registry check
  • Driver's validity licence check
  • Immunization records
  • Criminal record check
  • Basic security clearance
  • Adult Abuse Registry

Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Sitting
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

  • Willing to relocate
  • Relocation costs covered by employer

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Interpersonal awareness
  • Dependability
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Organized

Nurse Practitioners Specific Skills

  • Advise patients on health care
  • Order laboratory tests, X-rays and other diagnostic procedures
  • Examine patients and take their medical histories and consult with physicians and other medical practitioners to evaluate patients' physical and mental health
  • Collaborate with members of an interdisciplinary health team and plan, implement, co-ordinate and evaluate patient care
  • Inoculate and vaccinate patients to prevent and treat diseases

Physicians Assistants Specific Skills

  • Conduct patient interviews, physical assessments and take medical histories
  • Perform or order diagnostic tests and interpret results
  • Formulate and implement treatment plans and monitor patients' progress
  • Provide health maintenance education
  • Perform and assist in routine surgery
  • Inoculate and vaccinate patients to prevent and treat diseases

Midwives Specific Skills

  • Provide primary, full-course, care to women and their babies during pregnancy, labour, birth and the post-natal period including monitoring the health of mother and baby
  • Manage labour and spontaneous normal deliveries
  • Care for, assess and monitor the health of newborns and refer infants to appropriate medical services as required
  • Provide advice and guidance regarding care for newborns and young infants

How to Apply

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.

Advertised Until

Feb 28, 2018

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Nurse Practitioner is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Registered Nurses
SOCIAL

Interest combinations are unique to each of the occupations in this National Occupational Classification (NOC) group. Please consult the 2003 NOC Career Handbook for further information.

METHODICAL

Interest combinations are unique to each of the occupations in this National Occupational Classification (NOC) group. Please consult the 2003 NOC Career Handbook for further information.

DIRECTIVE

Interest combinations are unique to each of the occupations in this National Occupational Classification (NOC) group. Please consult the 2003 NOC Career Handbook for further information.

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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Midwives
SOCIAL

Interest in analyzing data for the purpose of counselling and educating women concerning diet and pre-natal health practices; and in reassuring patients and providing emotional support during labour and the post-natal period

INNOVATIVE

Interest in operating medical equipment to examine patients and monitor fetuses during labour; and in conducting normal deliveries

DIRECTIVE

Interest in instructing patients on how to care for themselves and their infants; and in providing ongoing advice and support

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

Learn More

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