Jobs Openings At Northern Health Kitimat, – British Columbia

Are you interested in an opportunity to grow professionally within a positive and progressive culture? Join our team and discover how we can support your future goals and how you can be a part of a team that works together to provide exceptional care to our elderly.

Under the direction and supervision of a Registered Nurse performs and / or assists with the routine care of residents / clients, as a member of the health care team and maintaining records such as time sheets and progress notes.

This function is to be carried out in compliance with the policies and procedures of Northern Health.

Shift Rotation / Hours of work : Days, Evenings, Nights – 07 : 00 to 15 : 00, 15 : 00 to 23 : 00, 23 : 00 to 07 : 00, Rotating

Mountainview Lodge is a single level building attached to the Kitimat General Hospital & Health Centre. The building is situated within walking distance of physicians’ offices.

There are 36 beds, three designated for respite and three short stay beds. There is a monthly recreational calendar displaying a variety of activities intended to promote physical, social, spiritual and emotional well-being.

Hairdresser and barber services are available onsite. Hairdresser services are available for a fee determined by the Kitimat Hospital Auxiliary.

Mountainview Lodge also provides an on-site integrated community adult day program.

Kitimat Set in a beautiful and natural ocean, mountain and valley paradise, Kitimat is located on the Douglas Channel just a few miles off British Columbia’s inside passage.

Kitimat was built in the 1950’s and is one of BC’s youngest coastal communities. Main industries include an aluminum smelter, a pulp and paper mill and a petrochemical manufacturer.

The population of Kitimat is approximately 8,236. The community has three elementary schools, two secondary schools, and one post-secondary school.

Check out Kitimat where there is always something new to experience.

What Northern Health has to offer you!

Comprehensive benefit packages including extended health / dental and a municipal pension plan for part-time and full-time employees.

Casuals have the option of paying for benefits.

  • Four weeks vacation with one year of continuous service
  • Financial Support for Moving Expenses is available for eligible positions
    Employee referral program
  • Employer-paid training and leadership development opportunities
  • Spectacular outdoor activities and the shortest commutes in BC
  • Loan Forgiveness Programs” are offered through the Federal and BC Government for eligible professions.


As part of your application process, you will need to upload the following documentation :

  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination
  • Registration number (if you are part of a regulated profession)
  • Any supporting documents regarding education / qualifications for this position. Examples may include :
  • Program certificates or diplomas
  • High school / college / university transcripts etc.
  • It is also recommended to provide a cover letter and resume
  • Are you an International Applicant? Before applying for a job with Northern Health, please follow these steps on our Northern Health careers page


Minimum Grade 10 plus graduation from a recognized Long Term Care Aide program or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.

Skills and Abilities :

  • Must be able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
  • Must be able to deal with others effectively.
  • Must be physically able to carry out the duties of the position.
  • Must be able to organize work.
  • Must be able to operate related equipment.

Who we are

Northern Health covers an area of nearly 600,000 square kilometers and offers health services in over two dozen communities and 55 First Nation’s communities.

We deliver hospital and community-based health care for a population of 300,000.

Employing more than 7,000 staff throughout the region, Northern Health provides exceptional health services for Northerners, through the efforts of dedicated staff and physicians, in partnership with communities and organizations in Northern BC.

There is a wide variety of career opportunities available in our two dozen hospitals, 25 long-term care facilities, public health units and many other offices providing specialized services.

Who can apply to this job?

The employer accepts applications from:

  • Canadian citizens and permanent or temporary residents of Canada.
  • Other candidates with or without a valid Canadian work permit.

How to apply

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