Registered Nurses

Website Public Health Agency of Canada

Job Description:

Act as the Public Health Agency of Canada’s representative to network, engage and work collaboratively with partners of a variety of organizations to permit and support effective application of the Quarantine Act and to achieve other Agency goals.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Work with colleagues and managers to support effective communication and case management.
  • Leading stakeholders and partners through a public health response at the point of entry
  • Understand the legislative authority of the Quarantine Act and the Order in Councils
  • Work with stakeholders to create change within the travelling public in support of health promotion.
  • Perform Health assessments of international travelers at various points of entry (airport, land, marine) and make determinations on the public health risk.
  • This work must be done on-site at various points of entry across the country – remote work is not a consideration.
  • Apply the principles of prevention, preparedness and response
  • Apply principles and knowledge of the disease process in the management and control of communicable diseases.

Job Requirements:

  • Graduation with a diploma from a recognized post-secondary institution with acceptable specialization in nursing, nursing service administration, nursing education or some other specialty relevant to the position.
  • Eligibility for registration as a registered nurse in a province or territory of Canada.
  • Experience equivalent to 12 months on a full-time basis* working as a registered nurse in providing nursing services to individuals, groups and families at the community level in order to promote & protect health and prevent illness.
  • Degree equivalency

Job Details:

Company: Public Health Agency of Canada

Job Category: Healthcare

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Mississauga, Ontario, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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