Maple Ridge/Pitt Meadows Community Services is an equal opportunity employer.  Successful applicants will be informed and accepting of cultural diversity, and have the ability to work and support all people with dignity and respect. The following positions are open to male and female applicants.

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The following employment opportunities are available:

Service Area: Aboriginal Services
Program: Anishnaabe
Position: Community Support Worker
Location: Maple Ridge/Pitt Meadows
Nature of Position
The Community Support Worker will be expected to work with groups of Aboriginal families.  The goal of the groups is to provide Aboriginal culture to families and children. 
Qualifications (knowledge, education, skills, experience)
Community Support Worker Diploma or child and Youth Social Services Degree/Diploma, current First Aid/CPR certificate, Food Safe Certificate, positive work references and a clean criminal record.
Required Skills
Knowledge and experience with Aboriginal culture, good communication skills, ability to participate in various activities, knowledge of community resources and the ability to work independently as well as with in a collaborative team model.  The position requires the employee to use their own personal vehicle for work purposes.  (Aboriginal peoples are encouraged to apply as identifies as a bona-fide hiring requirement)
Other Information:
This position requires use of personal vehicle
This position requires Union membership

Shift/Schedule/Hours per week:
Flexible work schedule – Evening work required – 18 hours per week
Expected Start Date: ASAP
Wage/Salary: CUPE Wage grid $18.66  Grid Level: 11
Application Deadline: October 23, 2017
Submit Applications to: krogge@comservice.bc.ca

Service Area: Child and Family Mental Health
Program: Youth Wellness Centre
Position: Medical Office Assistant / Receptionist
Location: Maple Ridge
Nature of Position
The MOA/Receptionist is the first point of contact for youth and families who come to the Centre. Welcoming, personable and calm personality are a must. Other duties will include a variety of administrative, secretarial and general clerical duties such as screening and prioritizing incoming correspondence, maintaining appointment calendars for designated staff. Performs reception, and receives and processes intake referrals, answers routine inquiries, and books appointments.  Maintains client charts and filing systems through electronic medical records system (EMR), and monitors and orders office and clinic supplies, and cleans and sterilizes medical equipment as required.
Qualifications (knowledge, education, skills, experience)
Grade 12, plus Medical Office Assistant course from a recognized institution. Should have three (3) years recent, related experience, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Required Skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team and to participate in meetings
  • Ability to work independently and in cooperation with others
  • Ability to work under pressure, to multi-task, to problem-solve, to take initiative, to anticipate potential problems/conflicts and take appropriate actions, to organize and prioritize workload and meet deadlines
  • Knowledge of Electronic Medical Records Systems (EMR)
  • Ability to operate related equipment and proven word processing skills, ability to create and work with spreadsheets, Microsoft Office documents
  • Ability to type 50 wpm
  • Knowledge of medical terminology
  • Knowledge of medical equipment sterilization techniques and procedures
  • Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position

 Other Information:
This position requires use of personal vehicle
This position requires Union membership
Shift/Schedule/Hours per week: Part Time 25hr/week.  Shifts are Wednesdays (12:30-5:30)/Thursdays (10:30-6:30)/Saturdays (9:30-4:30)
Expected Start Date: ASAP
Wage/Salary: starting at $17.47/hour
Grid Level: 10
Application Deadline: October 26, 2017
Submit Applications to: aerenli@comservice.bc.ca