Manager - Acute Care

Your Opportunity:

The Edson Acute Care Manager will lead a team of professionals, focused on best practice principles. Our team consists of Obstetrics, ER, OR and Dialysis. We moved into a brand new facility in November 2016 with state of the art equipment and electronics. We are part of the Campus of Care, providing all AHS services on one site. Edson is located 2 hours from Edmonton and only 1.5 hours from Jasper. Our town offers many shopping amenities as well as skating, curling, mountain biking trails and cross country skiing.


The Acute Care Manager performs a leadership role in Acute Care and reports directly to the Site Manager. This position is responsible and accountable for providing the direction, team leadership and organization over the activities in Acute Care in support of the vision, mission and business plan of Alberta Health Services. This position is responsible and accountable for making front line unit-level decisions and having direct leadership responsibility for contributing to the achievement of the goals of Acute Care.

    • Classification: Manager
    • Union: Exempt
    • Department: NZ ED HC NU09 CombMedSurg
    • Primary Location: Edson Healthcare Centre
    • Negotiable Location: Within North Zone
    • Employee Class: Regular Full Time
    • FTE: 1.00
    • Posting End Date: 20-FEB-2018
    • Date Available: 02-MAR-2018
    • Hours per Shift: 7.75
    • Length of Shift in weeks: 4
    • Shifts per cycle: 20
    • Shift Pattern: Days
    • Days Off: Saturday/Sunday
    • Minimum Salary: $36.68
    • Maximum Salary: $62.91
  • Vehicle Requirement: N/A
Required Qualifications:

Graduation from an accredited Nursing program. Current CARNA Licensure. Three to five years in a health care provider role and a minimum of one year working in a leadership capacity. Possess a record of accomplishment in change management, effective communication and excellent decision-making skills.

Additional Required Qualifications:

A strong track record in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with internal and external stakeholders.

Please send all applications directly to the Alberta Health Services Careers Website located here and search for requisition #ALB00021899