We are looking for a full-time Respiratory Therapist to work out of our Penticton location. As a key member of the IRS team you will provide cardiopulmonary care in the form of ventilatory support, medication review, and respiratory assessments. The successful candidate will work with support personnel to provide excellent care to Penticton and the surrounding communities. This is a 14-month temporary position.
IRS is dedicated to compensating and supporting our employees by offering:
- Competitive wages and benefits
- Relocation assistance
- Professional development programs
- On call Stipend
- Support for work/life balance
Our Mission is to provide the highest level of respiratory health care available. We exist to enable our clients to lead healthy lives through the use of industry leading sleep apnea and home oxygen therapy expertise, continuing service and client education. Honesty, integrity and technical competence are the foundation of our company. Our success is reflected in our client’s satisfaction and well-being.
IRS is the leader in providing sleep apnea and home oxygen therapy solutions across British Columbia, with over 40 service locations from Vancouver Island to the Rocky Mountains.
Skills and qualifications
- An RRT designation is preferred, or progress towards this designation; Similar qualifications will also be considered.
- An elevated level of both written and verbal communication competencies.
- Effective computer skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Office applications.
- A valid B.C. Class 5 driver’s license and the ability to travel.
- May be required to provide coverage in other clinics throughout the region.
- Previous homecare experience considered an asset.
- Strong leadership skills.
- Occasional on-call duties may be required.
- Hours of service are full-time, Monday to Friday excluding statutory holidays, a temporary 14-month position.