Support Services Officer

administration & support health & nutrition
Posted On: May 1, 2019
Closing Date: May 16, 2019
Paramedic Services
Support Services Officer
Applicants will be considered for interviews based on the information provided in their application to the Region of Halton including a current resume and cover letter. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those under consideration will be contacted.
This is a permanent part time position working 18.75 hours per week.
Preferred Background:
The successful candidate must possess a Secondary School Graduation Diploma.  Able to work as part of a team in a fast paced environment. Be mechanically oriented, demonstrate strong oral and written communication skills, able to multi-task and deal with diverse clientele in a tactful and efficient manner. Strong attention to detail and the ability to set priorities and manage multiple projects is essential.  The successful candidate must have a valid F class driver’s license or acquire one within six months of hire.  A working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook) is required.  Experience with Paramedic medical equipment/supplies and a forklift operator’s license is an asset.  An equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered for this busy, demanding position.
Working Conditions:
The successful candidate will be made an offer of employment on condition that the Regional Municipality of Halton receives a current (obtained within the past six (6) months), original and acceptable Criminal Record Check and Vulnerable Sector screen, by the first day of employment. The incumbent will be required to provide a copy of their driver’s license and driver’s abstract by their first day of employment. In addition, the incumbent may be required to lift up to 70 pounds and be required to work varying shifts, including evenings and weekends to support 24/7 operations.
  • Complete accurate documentation in a timely manner.
  • Procurement, warehousing, tracking and distribution of medical supplies, equipment, oxygen, linen, uniforms and vehicles.
  • Receives stock and equipment to Stores, Pick station orders, and package supplies.
  • Deliver and pick up equipment and supplies to stations, vendors and hospitals.
  • Liaise with vendors and suppliers for purchases and service requests.
  • Co-ordinate and prepare several on-going orders, reports and statistics.
  • Perform routine preventative maintenance to equipment.
  • Perform routine cleaning to equipment, vehicles and stations.
  • Perform minor vehicle and station maintenance and repairs.
  • Obtain quotes, samples, supplies and price lists from various vendors related to uniforms, specialized vehicles and medical equipment and supplies.
  • Mentor co-op students.
  • Perform other duties as required.
May 02, 2019
Posting Expires:
May 16, 2019
Posting #:
Halton Region is pleased to accommodate applicants who have a disability.  Please inform Human Resources at
905-825-6000 ext. 7700 if you require a disability related accommodation to participate in the recruitment process.
If selected for an interview, you will be contacted by email and/or phone. Please ensure the contact information provided on your resume is up to date and that you check your email and voicemail regularly.
NOTE:  Personal information collected through the job application process will only be used for the purpose of determining qualifications for employment.