Client Service Associate (CSA) (CAS)

Administration Owen Sound, Ontario Casual ReqID: 26929


Position at Victorian Order of Nurses for Canada Ontario Branch

Requisition Details:

Employment Status: Casual
Program Name: Nursing
Work Schedule: Days, Evenings, Weekends
Union/Bargaining Unit: OPSEU
On Call: No

Job Summary:

The Service Delivery team will operate on a 7 days per week schedule, and the successful candidate must be available to work some weekends as well as evenings and holidays


  • Work as part of the Service Delivery team in the intake of new clients, and the planning and maintenance of client visits and service records
  • Liaise with funders, clients and the care team in the community regarding services and information and is the first point of contact for all incoming service requests
  • Coordination of service providers schedules and updates
  • Receive and process referrals and updates and responds to phone inquiries from community, customers, clients, doctors, service providers and other agencies
  • Coordinate all standardized data input, triaging of calls and information
  • Work closely with frontline nurses, supporting their day to day needs
  • Other duties/task as assigned by Manager


  • High School diploma and Office administration certificate or equivalent experience required.
  • University/college education preferred.
  • Medical terminology certificate would be an asset.
  • Proficiency in MS Office programs, including Outlook, faxing software, and database management.
  • A minimum of 1 year experience in a scheduling environment preferred.
  • Experience in health care environment preferred.
  • Previous customer service experience in a contact center environment is considered an asset.
  • Experience with scheduling software such as Procura an asset. Skill
  • Ability to plan, organize and coordinate activities.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
  • Ability to problem solve and adjust to rapidly changing priorities in a deadline driven environment.
  • Ability to work collaboratively as a member of a team.
  • Strong customer service skills.
  • Above average skill with a variety of computer software.
  • Quick and accurate keyboarding skills (min 45 wpm).
  • A current and original copy of a satisfactory Criminal Records Check is required upon the start of your employment
  • A vulnerable Sector Search and/or Child Abuse Registry Check may be required
  • Ability to speak French is an asset in French Designated areas

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Fast-paced Environment; Attention to Detail; Lift and carry using appropriate lifting techniques; Bend, push, pull, grip, reach, kneel, crouch using good body mechanics; Walk, sit, stand, climb stairs; fine hand movements.

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