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First Responders – Chateh

Career Posting : First Responders – Chateh

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Type: Full-Time
Term: Other
Closing Date: May 1, 2018 5:00 pm

The Dene Tha’ First Nation Health Program has positions available immediately for First Responders based out of the Chateh Health Centre. These are full-time positions.

Duties Include: 

  • Respond to all emergency calls that come into the Health Centre
  • Must be quick to assess and decide the proper course of action in regard to emergencies within the community
  • Assess and decide whether a patient needs to be transported by ambulance or taxi regarding emergency walk-ins
  • Must report all criminal situations to the local RCMP before or during the assessment of the patient
  • Stay on job site throughout the entire work shift to ensure accessibility of emergency services

Job Requirements:

  • Attend a training program
  • Must successfully complete and pass the hands-on training with the Instructor to qualify
  • Have excellent communication and written skills
  • Must be dependable and/or reliable
  • Be flexible regarding shift work
  • Must have a Valid Class 5 Alberta Driver’s License (*Learner’s License/GDL is not acceptable)
  • Ability to speak the Dene language is considered an asset

The successful candidates must provide a Criminal Record Check and a Child Welfare Record Check; lead an addictions-free lifestyle.


Closing Date:
Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Submit resume to:
Elna Ahnassay, Personnel Services Coordinator
Dene Tha First Nation
P.O. Box 120 Chateh, AB T0H 0S0
Fax: (780) 321-3863/321-3886

We thank all applicants in advance; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.