Job Listing | Manager / Deputy Chief, Operations for Hamilton Paramedic Services

Salary Range: $61.570 ­ $74.990 per hour
Location: City of Hamilton, ON Organization: Hamilton Paramedic Services

Job Type: Full-time
Expiration Date: September 14, 2017
Classification: Management

Job Description

Reporting to the Chief/Director, Hamilton Paramedic Service, the Manager / Deputy Chief, Operations will be responsible for effective and efficient day ­to­ day delivery of ambulance services. You will manage and oversee various support programs that include Paramedic Emergency Health Care Services, Community Paramedicine Programs & Neighbourhood Initiatives. You will provide leadership to a staff of Commanders, Superintendents, Paramedics & Support Staff.

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Proven competence managing in a fast­paced ever changing environment with strong problem solving skills with an innovative solutions­oriented approach. Demonstrated success in leading an organization through periods of significant change contributing to positive changes in culture and employee engagement. Progressive experience supervising unionized staff, managing operational units and co­ordinating quality improvements programs ideally in EMS and in a unionized environment using proactive management skills. University degree in a related field preferable a Master’s Degree in Health or Business Administration or equivalent education and related experience. Progressive management experience in the EMS/Health Care Field. Will possess and maintain advanced EMCA status and all applicable qualifications for Paramedics in Ontario as determined by MOHLTC. At minimum maintain Primary Care Paramedic certification with the local base hospital and able to be certified within 120 days of being hired. Highly developed skills in labour relations, negotiations and conflict resolution with the ability to develop positive internal and external relationships. Demonstrated ability to express ideas effectively, verbally and in writing. Demonstrated ability to exercise superior judgment, tact and discretion in dealing with sensitive and complex time sensitive situations. Highly developed analytical and business planning skills with a proven track record for long­term visioning and big picture thinking. Demonstrated ability to articulate a vision, to lead and inspire others. Proven ability to make complex decisions both independently and collaboratively in a fiscally responsible manner. Note: As a condition of employment, the successful applicant(s) will be required to obtain a Police Vulnerable Sector Check, at their own expense, prior to beginning work in this position. Note: On­call rotation is required.

Where To Apply

Please apply to Job ID # 12878 on or before: September 13, 2017 To apply to this job posting please go to the website, under "Jobs at the City" click "Current Opportunities" and click on the link "External Job Postings".