Under the direction of the FHT Director, the Clerical Assistant/Program Assistant will provide vacation, and other relief, performing general clerical duties and provide clerical support for the Family Health Team Programs and staff.

Clerical Assistant back up is primarily responsible for performing reception duties, providing excellent customer service while answering the phone and greeting the public, booking, rescheduling or cancelling appointments for health care providers.

Program Assistant back up is primarily responsible for providing program support to health professionals, preparing samples and medical supplies for delivery to AGH, monitoring incoming scans for filing into patient charts.


  • Experience working in an office setting, previous experience working in a health care setting an asset
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Adaptable and willing to learn in a changing environment
  • All employees must provide proof of full Covid-19 vaccination (3 doses)

Apply with resume and cover letter in confidence – quoting the reference number – to

Human Resources, Atikokan General Hospital

120 Dorothy Street

Atikokan, ON P0T 1C0

Fax: 807-597-4305

Phone: 807-597-4215


NOTE: Applicants who require accommodations in the recruitment process are encouraged to contact Human Resources for support using the above contact information. Atikokan General Hospital is committed to fostering an inclusive, equitable, and accessible environment supporting diversity in our work environment to provide quality care where all feel valued, respected, and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce reflective of the communities in which we live and serve and encourage Indigenous people, visible minorities, and persons with disabilities to apply.

We thank all those who apply, however, only those candidates selected in the recruitment process will be contacted.

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