CancerCare Manitoba


CancerCare Manitoba located in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada is a provincial agency which provides clinical and academic services and leadership for cancer control and the treatment of blood disorders. We invite applications for the position of:

Communication Clerk - Clinic
Nursing Department

Term Full-time (1.0 EFT)
ASAP - November 30, 2017 (May expire with 2 weeks' notice)

Competition #: 26-17-713505516

Job Summary: Reporting to the Unit Manager, the Communication Clerk performs a variety of clerical tasks, supportive functions for patient and staff, and the Department.



  • Successful completion of a recognized Health Unit Clerk course.
  • Excellent interpersonal communication at a 40S English level (or equivalent).
  • Excellent English comprehension with both written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to perform physically demanding tasks e.g. pushing carts with patient charts.
  • Current Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) or ability to obtain same prior to employment.
  • Good employment record.
    Will be assessed during the interview process:
    • Ability to work both independently and as a member of a multi-disciplinary team.
    • Excellent interpersonal, communication, organizational, customer service and problem solving skills.
    • Ability to adapt to stressful situations.
    Will Be Assessed During Testing:
    • Computer keyboarding skills of 30-50 wpm.
    • Proficient medical terminology (70% pass rate).
  • Previous experience in patient care setting.
  • Basic computer skills.

Click here to view additional information on minimum language requirements.

Comments: Please submit proof of education and English 40s equivalency, and certificates which references the Competition Number.

Salary: As per CUPE Collective Agreement

Please submit a detailed cover letter outlining how you meet the requirements for this position along with a current resume which references the Competition Number:

CancerCare Manitoba
Human Resources Services
675 McDermot Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R3E OV9

or Fax: (204) 786-0181

Closing Date: March 21, 2017