Job Posting: Respiratory Therapist (Dawson Creek/Fort St. John)

Required: Respiratory Therapist, Dawson Creek/Fort St. John, BC

Competition #18-014

The Challenge

  • Evaluating sleep disorders and providing continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) therapy
  • Assessing Respiratory status and providing Oxygen therapy
  • Educating clients, the community and the healthcare sector about sleep and respiratory disorders
  • Advocate on behalf of our clients for funding or community and outreach resources
  • Work mutually with our Client Service Coordinators administratively

IRS is dedicated to compensating and supporting our employees by offering:

  • Signing bonus
  • Competitive wages
  • Benefits packages
  • Three weeks paid vacation
  • Relocation assistance
  • Tuition and development assistance
  • Pension Plan
  • On-call Stipend
  • Support for work/life balance

Our Mission at Independent Respiratory Services (IRS)

To provide our clients with Unsurpassed Service and Lifelong Support and to provide this with exceptional service with the utmost standard of honesty and integrity. 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

  • A RRT or LPN designation is preferred, or progress towards one of these designations. Similar qualifications will also be given consideration.
  • An elevated level of both written and verbal communication competencies
  • Effective computer skills, including experience with using Microsoft Office applications
  • A valid B.C. Class 5 driver’s license and the ability to travel regularly
  • May be required to travel between Dawson Creek and Fort St John clinics.
  • Previous homecare experience (an asset)
  • Strong leadership skills
  • A permanent position
  • Occasional on-call duties may be required
  • Hours of service are full-time, Monday to Friday 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

Please apply!

Qualified individuals are encouraged to submit a cover letter and resume at or by e-mail to Please reference the competition # in your application.

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