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Aircraft Dispatcher I

NL Health Services - 1,053 Jobs
Labrador City, NL
$29.09 - $32.03 / hour
Posted 10 days ago

Job Description

Aircraft Dispatcher I
Temporary Part Time
Location: Happy Valley-Goose Bay

The primary purpose is performing all duties for the efficient movement of staff and patients to the Labrador coastal clinics, arrange Medevacs, ship and pickup freight and mail as required, operate the LHC mail room. This position reports directly to the Regional Director of Transportation, Logistics and Coordinator for Protection Services.


" Successful completion of High School;
" Class IV driver's license;
" Computer skills in Microsoft Excel and Word;
" Certification in the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Act;
" Experience in aircraft dispatching preferred;
" Knowledge of the Provincial Air Ambulance System;
" Knowledge of the Labrador-Grenfell Regional Integrated Health Authority geographic area of responsibility;
" Satisfactory Code of Conduct is required;

Duties: (Included but not limited to)

" Arrange flights & medevacs;
" Transport freight & staff to & from Airport;
" Maintains records related to various phases of patient movement;
" Liaises with ground transportation officials, nursing/medical personnel, and hospital officials to ensure timely and safe transportation of patients and staff;
" Coordinates appropriate ambulance or ground transportation for each emergency response;
" Ability to work independently;
" Must be professional in appearance and conduct;
" Other related duties.


" CG-28 the NAPE-HS salary scales $25.87 to $28.65 per hour, plus the applicable Labrador Allowance.

Hours of Work:

" 20 hours Bi-weekly; variable shifts.

Interested applicants please submit resume, stating competition number 2024000196N

Competition Number: 2024000196
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About NL Health Services

About NL Health Services

If you come from away, you’ll discover just how special Newfoundland and Labrador is. If you're a local, you already know this. It’s our people. It’s our culture. It’s our stories (and oh do we love our stories).

If you’re looking to grow your health career in a place with adventure around each corner and a strong sense of community, then let’s put on the kettle and have a chat. Newfoundland and Labrador (NL) Health Services might just be the perfect fit for you.

Why join NL Health Services?

There are many reasons. You will put your skills to great use in a unique and remarkable part of the world, be part of interdisciplinary and talented health-care teams and have access to state-of-the-art equipment and modern facilities.

  • We also offer incentives for local talent, those looking to return home and those new to our province.
  • Competitive remuneration and attractive benefits package.
  • Generous vacation packages and paid time off.
  • Full-time and part-time pension plans options.
  • Health insurance, dental and long-term disability plans.
  • Financial incentives and relocation support.
  • Student placements and clinical residencies.
  • Remote work options available.
  • Fast pathways to nursing for out-of-province applicants.

With a rich and unique culture, and tremendous natural beauty, Newfoundland and Labrador is an ideal place to call home, with a growing diverse population and among the safest places in the world to live.

About NL Health Services

At NL Health Services, we are responsible for delivering health and community services to more than 510,550 people living in Newfoundland and Labrador. Our team consists of more than 22,000 dedicated health workers who are committed to providing the best care in communities across the province, in five geographical areas.

The provincial health authority was created in April 2023, following recommendations from Health Accord NL, and brings together five former separate health entities. Our goal is to improve the health of the people of Newfoundland and Labrador and to create a more integrated, accessible, technologically enhanced, equitable and sustainable health system.

We know that it is the people – employees, physicians and volunteers – that together make NL Health Services a great place to work. We believe that every person carries valuable knowledge, experience and perspective, and it is in this diversity that we find strength. At NL Health Services, we embrace the distinct and complementary characteristics of all our members as we seek to eliminate health disparities by providing fair, equitable and quality health care to all patients, residents and clients.

If your passion is to provide extraordinary health care to the residents of the communities of Newfoundland and Labrador, we want to hear from you.

Come, work with us, and be extraordinary every day!

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