Respiratory Therapist

Smiles on Queen Dental Office - Bolton, ON (30+ days ago)

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Position Description:

We are looking for a registered respiratory therapist (RT) to assist our dental anesthesiologist in the provision of conscious sedation/deep sedation/general anesthesia for patients who require such service for dental treatment. This position requires our RTs to be available mainly 1 Saturday per month only.

Hours:

Typically 7:15am -3:30pm

Job description:

1) Room setup and clean up (all anesthesia related equipment, drugs)

2) Starting IVs (including children)

3) Patient monitoring

4) Anesthesia record charting

5) Anesthetic drug administration and drug count

6) Assisting with intubation and extubation

7) Assisting in emergency management (IV start, drug administration, airway management such as jaw thrust and bag valve mask, CPR)

8) In charge of patient recovery and discharge

9) Anesthesia related supply count

Requirements:

1) Preferably with experience in ICU, emerg, OR or assisting in anesthesia

2) MUST HAVE current CPR, Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) certificate

3) Experience in working with children

4) Have basic knowledge in anesthesia and emergency related drugs and equipment

5) Have fundamental knowledge in reading ECGs

6) Able to remain calm and follow directions during emergencies

7) Friendly personality =)

Compensations:

1) $32 per hour to start. Hourly wage will increased to $35 per hour after training period.

Job Type: Casual

Salary: $30.00-$35.00 per hour

Schedule:

  • 8 Hour Shift
  • Weekends

Work remotely:

  • No