ECG Technician

The closing date is applicable to internal GGH applicants only. Internal applications beyond the closing date, will be considered as a late applicant. The posting will remain available until the position is filled.

Posting #:
ECG Technician
Current Shifts:
All shifts
Current Rate of Pay:
Min $27.57 - Max $31.79
Posting Date:
October 19, 2022 @ 12:00PM
Closing Date:
October 26, 2022 @ 12:00PM

Position Summary:

The Electrocardiogram (ECG) Technician uses specialized equipment to record cardiac activity of patients to aid in the diagnosis, monitoring and treatment of heart disease. The ECG Technician provides initial analysis and test results to physicians for use in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cardiac conditions.

The ECG Technician provides high quality, safe, effective and evidence-based care in partnership with patients and families, in accordance with the Canadian Society of Cardiology Technologists professional standards and GGH’s mission, vision, values and policies.


Qualifications, Experience, Skills and Abilities:

  • Current certification with Ontario Society of Cardiac Technologists preferred
  • Diploma Cardiovascular Technology (or equivalent)
  • Minimum 1-year current experience performing ECG’s
  • Current BLS
  • Demonstrated competence in 12 lead ECG interpretation
  • Demonstrated knowledge of ECG principles
  • Demonstrated organizational abilities
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently with respect to the provision of full ECG services
  • Computer processing skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Physically capable of maneuvering and pushing ECG cart
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and in a self-directed manner as well as collaboratively within a team in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment
  • Demonstrated commitment to excellent customer service when interacting with patients, families, colleagues and physicians

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All positions at GGH contribute to ensuring there is a safe environment for patients, staff and visitors.

GGH is committed to fostering a safe and healthy work environment which provides equal opportunities to people with disabilities.

In pursuit of GGH’s vision of exceptional care, innovative partnerships and healthier communities, all employees are responsible for practicing the values of teamwork, respect, accountability, compassion to provide the highest quality care and experience for patients and their families.