(D512) - Medical Technician - Reserve Force

(D512) - Medical Technician - Reserve Force

20 Dec
Canadian Armed Forces

20 Dec

Canadian Armed Forces


Looking for full-time or part-time work? We are hiring and providing excellent career opportunities.


Medical technicians work with medical officers and to treat the sick and injured in all kinds of Forces operations in Canada or abroad. They also play a leading role in the prevention of diseases that could affect the operational capability of military members.

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- Provide initial care for patients
- In trauma cases, provide basic life support treatments
- Prescribe some medications in accordance with their scope of practice

- Provide medical support during environmental operations
- Recover casualties from the point of injury and transport them to a medical facility by wheeled or tracked ambulance, or by air
- Participate in rescues from crashed vehicles, tanks, ships, aircraft and damaged buildings
- Give basic advice on disease prevention, hygiene and sanitation
- Perform specific environmental health and preventive medicine duties
- Collect specimens and perform basic laboratory procedures
- Operate and maintain medical and life-support equipment
- Perform electrocardiograms and audiograms
- Initiate, maintain and distribute medical records, documents, reports and returns
- Maintain, replenish and account for general and medical supplies


In most cases, Reserve Force members serve on a part-time basis within a military unit in their community and may perform evening and weekend service, while in school or in civilian employment. They may also serve by holding full-time positions within certain units for specified periods. They are paid during their instruction. They are not subjected to military assignments or relocations. However, they can volunteer to move to another base or to deploy in Canada or abroad on military missions. They make an important contribution to the success of military operations at home and abroad.

Consult this table to find out which units are hiring in your area: http://bit.ly/ReserveTRADES

To know more about the rates of pay: http://bit.ly/CAFPay19


- Pension plan
- Dental coverage at 90%, three months after being hired
- Continuing education
- Tuition reimbursement
- Uniform and equipment provided
- Flexible work schedule that adapts to your school schedule or your civil work
- Full time summer job from May 1st to August 31st
- Competitive salary


You can apply for this position if you meet at least these conditions:

- To be aged between 16 and 57 years old
- To be a Canadian citizen
- To have completed the requirements for a high school doploma in Canada; OR Have obtained a certificate of equivalence at the secondary level (AENS-TENS); OR Have acquired General Educational Development (GED)
- To have completed at least Math 426 (TS4 or SN4), Secondary III (ST3) or Secondary V (ST5) Biology and Secondary V Chemistry
- To have a valid driver's licence.

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