Canadian Hearing Services (CHS) has an opening for a Hearing Instrument Specialist, based in Kingston, to join our provincial network of hearing health professionals. Reporting to the Director of Hearing Healthcare, the Hearing Instrument Specialist is responsible for assessing hearing plus recommending and dispensing hearing aids and other amplification accessories and devices to clients.
The ideal candidate must have an advanced diploma from a Hearing Instrument Specialist college program, is a member of the Association of Hearing Instrument Practitioners of Ontario (AHIP) in good standing, and is an authorizer with the Assistive Devices Program (ADP) of Ontario. You can also handle a busy clinical environment with the ability to manage a varied workload with competing priorities and deadlines.
Since you will also provide education and counseling services for people experiencing hearing loss, you have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and are proficient with Microsoft Office Suite, Internet and electronic clinical management, and NOAH software.
CHS is the industry-leading provider of services and products that enable Deaf and hard of hearing Canadians to overcome barriers. We are an Accredited organization and the largest of its kind in North America. Building on its 80-year history and following a remarkable and ambitious turnaround, CHS is a modern, progressive and professional organization well-positioned for growth both nationally and internationally.
Interested in finding out more? Click on the link below for the full job description.
CLOSING DATE: Internal – October 9, 2020, External – Until Filled
*Please note that as per the terms of our Collective Agreement, qualifying internal candidates will be considered first. External candidates will be contacted if you are selected for an interview.
In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), CHS will provide accommodation, accessible formats and communication supports for the interview upon request.
Subject Line: Competition #2020-042
Please email your resume and cover letter as an attachment or paste the Cover letter and resume into the body of the email. Remember to put the competition number in the subject line. Thank you for your application.
CANADIAN HEARING SERVICES SUPPORTS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION HIRING PROCESS FOR DEAF AND HARD OF HEARING APPLICANTS.