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STARS Career Opportunity

Clinical Resource Technologist – Edmonton

Location: Edmonton base

Closing Date: Dec 31, 2012

The Clinical Resource Technologist is a significant part of the Education and Clinical Operations Teams. The Clinical Resource Technologist supports the day-today operations of the Educational and Clinical teams in Edmonton and Grande Prairie. This role is responsible for ensuring the overall operational readiness of both Biomedical and Simulation equipment, assets and supplies.

You consider yourself the ideal candidate for this role because, in your current or previous experience you have troubleshot biomedical software, hardware and network systems, demonstrated strong electrical/mechanical trouble shooting and design skills, and sound technical understanding of medical equipment and simulation. You have managed projects as well as process and are able to provide technical feedback with regards to simulation and biomedical projects. Others would describe you as resourceful, creative and innovative with excellent problem solving skills, above average conflict management instincts and a communication style that inspires all levels of your organization.

Your resume illustrates a minimum of three to five years of extensive technical, project management, customer support, inventory control and technical supervision. Previous biomedical or simulation experience would be considered an asset. A certified designation through The Association of Science and Engineering Technology Professionals of Alberta (ASET) or an equivalent association would be considered a asset. You hold a diploma in one of the following discipline: Biotechnology, Electrical or Electronics from a recognized institution. Candidates will have, or will immediately obtain and maintain registration with ASET.

Travel equal to approximately 25% for FTE is required.

We offer a competitive salary based on experience as well as an excellent organization paid benefit package with a matched RRSP program.

Most importantly, you will be a key member of the STARS organization and a link in our ability to execute our mission of saving lives safely.

To explore this opportunity further please submit your résumé to Close Date December 31st 2012.

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The Shock Trauma Air Rescue Society (STARS) is a charitable non-profit organization that provides a safe, rapid, highly specialized emergency medical transport system for critically ill and injured patients.

STARS is a well recognized leader in critical patient care, rapid transportation, and emergency medical training and education. We have a unique model of community, corporate and government support that has led to an exemplary record of excellence in patient care and continuous innovation.

STARS has flown more than 27,000 missions since 1985, and operates from six bases across Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba, including Calgary, Edmonton, Grande Prairie, Regina, Saskatoon and Winnipeg.