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
Nursing - MacCharles

Permanent Full-time (1.0 EFT)
Competition #: 103-17-713505521

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
  • Proof of successful completion of 40s English course or equivalent
  • Excellent English comprehension with both written and verbal communication skills
  • Transcribing orders with high accuracy and attention to detail
  • Ability to coordinate patient testing and appointments with other areas or facilities using software programs that may include E-booking e-Chart, IMPAX, ARIA, etc.
  • Ability to perform physically demanding tasks e.g. pushing carts with patient charts
  • 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 the testing process:
  • Computer keyboarding skills of 30-50 wpm
  • Proficient medical terminology (70% pass rate)

  • Previous experience in patient care setting
  • Basic computer skills

Note: Please submit the requirements for this position: proof of education and completion of 40s English course or equivalency.

Click here to view additional information on minimum language requirements.

Comments: We thank all that apply and advise that only those applicants selected for further consideration will be contacted. *For more information regarding 40S language equivalencies, please contact Human Resources at (204) 787-8501.

Salary: As per CUPE Collective Agreement

Position #: 103-17-713505521

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: July 20, 2017