Job Posting: Respiratory Therapist (Fort St. John & Prince George)

Now This is Living!

Feeling the need to do something out of the ordinary and add some excitement to your life? Want to wake up every morning to endless recreational opportunities? Want to experience northern BC’s rich cultural heritage at its best?

With Northern Health you can enjoy a lifestyle that offers small town warmth, big city amenities, affordable living, and some of the shortest commutes in the country. That’s what we call the best of BC – without the price tag!


Respiratory Therapist

Permanent Full Time – Fort St. John, BC
Casual – Prince George, BC

In accordance with established vision and values of the organization, the Respiratory Therapist practices in accordance with the standards of professional practice as outlined by the Canadian Society of Respiratory Therapists (CSRT) as well as within a client and family centered care model. Performs ongoing respiratory care in a multi-disciplinary setting to clients with a variety of illnesses/diseases including, but not limited to acute and/or chronic cardio-respiratory illnesses or pathologies by working independently and as a member of an interdisciplinary team. Enhances quality of life from the perspective of the client/family. Consults, confers and collaborates with other health care professionals. Demonstrates continuous improvement and best practice approach in respiratory practice. Maintains and advances own clinical competence. Participates on committees/teams and approved research projects as assigned. The successful incumbent will have graduated from a recognized Respiratory Therapy program.

– Current certification with the Canadian Society of Respiratory Therapists (CSRT) and eligible for registration with the British Columbia Society of Respiratory Therapists (BCSRT) and CSRT.

– Current valid BC Driver’s License as required in the specific practice area.


Check out what else you can expect by choosing Northern Health!

  • Generous relocation packages for difficult to fill positions
  • Northern living allowance in rural communities
  • Great benefit packages and pension
  • Unmatched work-life balance
  • Affordable housing prices in most of our communities
  • Four season, endless outdoor adventure

Offered through the Federal and BC Government “Loan Forgiveness Programs”, see our careers site for more information and eligibility.

http://careers.northernhealth.ca/FindaCareer/LoanForgivenessPrograms.aspx


“There are many unique and interesting people here and I never get tired of their stories. Getting to know them and caring for them is fun and challenging.” – Julie – Resident Care Aide, Dawson Creek

“I love the variety of patients that I have on my daily caseload. The northern way of caring is special, more personal.” – Angela – Rehab Manager – Kitimat

Where else would you want to be working!

To apply, check out our website at http://expectmore.northernhealth.ca

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