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North East Local Health Integration Network

The North East Local Health Integration Network (NE LHIN) is dedicated to leading a high quality integrated health system for people living in Northeastern Ontario. The NE LHIN plans, funds and works to integrate health services across the region.  The NE LHIN is also responsible for the delivery of quality home and community care services for people who call Northeastern Ontario home.  As a health system manager, we need ambitious, creative people who are motivated to make a difference in their community, prepared to challenge the status quo and ready to use their diverse skills to strengthen the system of care for Northerners. We're looking for the right people with the right skills to achieve our strategic priorities and vision of providing quality health care when Northerners need it.

Position:  Team Assisstant, Temporary, Full-Time (#067-17)

Region:  Algoma




POSTING DATE: June 28, 2017



JOB TITLE:                           Team Assistant – Temporary, Full-Time

INITIAL ASSIGNMENT:     Medical Equipment & Supplies (SM TA E&S-001)


LOCATION:                          Sault Ste. Marie Office

EFFECTIVE DATE:             July 31, 2017 – April 20, 2018




The Team Assistant, Medical Equipment & Supplies is responsible for monitoring and maintaining current inventory levels; records purchases, tracks orders, maintains database, receives and quality checks all inventory, performs physical count of inventory, and reconciles actual stock count to computer-generated reports.  The team Assistant is also responsible for the administrative support services to the staff of the Home and Community Care portfolio.



  • Knowledge of supplies, equipment, and/or services ordering and inventory control;
  • Ability to receive and reconcile stock counts to report data;
  • Relevant experience providing clerical support services in a computerized office environment;
  • Considerable interpersonal skills are required when interacting with NE CCAC staff, patients, and service providers;
  • Excellent telephone and customer service skills;
  • Good understanding of general office administrative processes and procedures;
  • Advanced keyboarding skills and proven proficiency with a variety of database programs;
  • Ability to understand computer software for online ordering;
  • Ability to maintain a high level of accuracy when inputting and sharing data;
  • Ability to use scheduling software (e.g. Outlook calendar) and operate copy machines, fax machines, and other office equipment;
  • Ability to handle sensitive and confidential information in a discreet and professional manner when discussing issues with other NE CCAC staff or external patients;
  • Ability to regularly move and lift supplies to stock shelves and dispense to patients with intermittent or sustained periods of sitting and standing; 
  • Advanced oral and written proficiency in English is essential.

Salary:  To be discussed

Terms of Employment:  Tempoary, Full-Time

Deadline for Application:  Friday, July 28, 2017

How to Apply:  

The NE LHIN is an equal opportunity employer.  Personal information submitted will be used only for the purpose of determining suitability for this vacancy.  All applicants are thanked for their interest in this position.  Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.


Interested persons are invited to submit a cover letter and resume by e-mail to:


Please refer to posting number 067-17 when applying.

Location:  Sault Ste. Marie

Profession Type:  Administrative and Clerical

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