WorkSafeNB is passionate about promoting health and safety in New Brunswick workplaces. When a workplace injury does occur, we provide caring recovery services, benefits and compensation to those injured and their families. We're focused on driving a safety-first culture, providing effective recovery and return to work services, and maintaining a sustainable system that ensures New Brunswickers are protected for generations to come.
WorkSafeNB is accepting applications for a permanent position of rehabilitation assistant in Grand Bay-Westfield, New Brunswick.
Reporting to a manager in the work recovery program, you will act as a resource person in the treatment of clients, as directed by a therapist, maintaining treatment equipment, maintaining and ordering inventory for the physiotherapy and occupational therapy areas as well as ordering and shipping supplies. These activities may include, but are not limited to, supervising clients during activities, assisting in maintaining cleanliness of the treatment areas and equipment, such as TENS machines, changing linen, maintaining safe working conditions and safe work habits in assigned areas and maintaining adequate supply of materials and equipment, laundry and related supplies. The successful candidate will also make supplies available for clients, as directed by the therapists, observe clients during treatment and report progress to appropriate therapist and monitor and report clients' attendance.
You demonstrate the following competencies:
- Client-Focused Service
You must possess a high school diploma, have two years' experience as a physiotherapy or rehabilitation assistant and have knowledge of physiotherapy and occupational therapy equipment. You must be able to work with MS Office Products including MS Word and MS Excel.
Written and spoken competence in English and spoken competence in French are required.
WorkSafeNB offers a competitive annual salary with excellent benefits, including:
- Comprehensive benefits package (health, dental, life insurance, long-term disability insurance)
- Pension plan (Province of New Brunswick Public Service Pension Plan)
- Competitive vacation and leave benefits
- Enhanced opportunities for professional development
If you are interested in employment with WorkSafeNB, please apply online at worksafenb.ca by February 26, 2020