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Location: Calgary
Job Code: 21156
Status: Casual

Date Posted: November 08, 2021


Reporting to the Lead Reception and/or designate the Receptionist will be responsible for all aspects of reception and office procedures while delivering exceptional customer service. 


  • Organizes and maintains the functions of the reception desk.
  • Greets, welcomes and communicates with all residents, guests, staff, volunteers, and visitors in the facility in a courteous and professional manner.
  • Focus on customer service including a customer first approach
  • Answers and transfers all telephone calls in a pleasant, friendly, and helpful manner. Takes message if necessary. Ensures a return call (to caller) if person is not available.
  • Direct guests and assist staff and residents as required
  • Able to comply with keeping a safe and clean reception area
  • Receive, sort and distribute daily mail and accept and process deliveries
  • Coordinates shift coverage due to short calls (less than 24 hours’ notice); thereby, filling the vacancy (due to sick calls, etc); as required. Following established facility guidelines/procedures.
  • Follows policies and procedures of the facility while adhering to regulations relating to confidentiality.
  • Assists other departments in an administrative capacity, (recreation calendar, monthly newsletter etc).
  • Responsibility for the booking of any rooms for meeting/training and updating of calendars.
  • Take inventory of supplies and restock as needed
  • Performa all other duties necessary to keep the administration office running as required.


  • Grade 12 education.
  • Graduation from a Secretarial/Administration program.
  • Availability to work days, evenings and weekends. 
  • 2 years recent related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training or experience.
  • Computer literate with intermediate or advanced Excel and Word.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Customer service oriented; interest/passion working with seniors.
  • All successful applicants must pass the criminal record check with vulnerable sector Criminal Record Check applicable to Provincial guidelines.
  • Ability to type 45 wpm.
  • Ability to plan, organize and prioritize.
  • Knowledge of general office procedures.
  • Ability to manage high volume of work and multi-task.
  • Ability to work independently and in cooperation with others.
  • Ability to demonstrate tact, diplomacy, empathy, patience and concern in providing quality services to residents.
  • Ability to keep and maintain detailed and accurate records.

About SE Health

SE Health is a not-for-profit social enterprise that shares its knowledge, provides the best care, and helps each client to realize their most meaningful goals for health and wellbeing. Established in 1908 by four pioneering nurses, we have worked with purpose for more than a century to bring hope and happiness, and forever impact how people live and age at home. Today, our 8,000+ team members nationwide provide care in more places and ways than ever before, bringing health to life for over 20,000 Canadians every day. SE Health is honoured to be a three-time recipient of the Canada Order of Excellence and one of Forbes’ Best Employers for 2020.

SE Health is monitoring the global COVID-19 pandemic closely and following all public health directives, including recommendations from the World Health Organization, Government of Canada, and federal and provincial health authorities. Our top priority is the health and safety of our clients, their families and our staff.

Please note that due to the unprecedented circumstance of the Global Pandemic and the resultant public health crisis; and in the interest of the health and safety of our patients/clients, employees, and greater good of public health,  SE Health requires those that wish to work for this organization to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by October 30, 2021.  Fully vaccinated means a person has received both doses of the COVID-19 vaccine and it has been 14 days since the last dose

SE Health is committed to the success of all its employees. If you feel you need accommodations because of illness or disability, please do not hesitate to contact Human Resources at  at your earliest convenience.