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Transporter - Patient Transport

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Job ID: 53445
Location: Bellingham, WA
Work Type: Full Time
Shift: Day
Shift Length: 8 Hours
FTE: 1.00
Benefit Eligibility: Full-time benefits

Job Description

Description

PeaceHealth is seeking a Transporter - Patient Transport for a Full Time, 1.00 FTE, Day position. Hourly compensation is $16.58 – $26.37; hiring rate dependent on qualifications, professional experience, work location, and/or terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement.

Hours: 10:00am-6:30pm (Includes holiday rotation.)

JOB SUMMARY

This position is responsible for the safe and timely transportation of patients, supplies, specimens and equipment through the facility.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  1. Transport patients by schedule and on request utilizing escort or wheeled transport equipment.
  2. Transport materials such as supplies, specimens, records, linen, trash, confidential documents and equipment.
  3. May be responsible for conference room set-up including equipment and patient care equipment transfers.
  4. May clean wheeled transport equipment as needed.
  5. Performs other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION:

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.

EXPERIENCE/TRAINING:

  • Entry level position.
  • Prior patient care experience preferred.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to apply age specific principles of growth and development and life stages to meet each patient’s needs.

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION:

  • BLS (Basic Life Support) certification may be required.
  • Valid driver’s license from applicable state may be required.

OTHER SKILLS:

  • Good customer service skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Basic computer skills.

ST JOSEPH PHYSICAL/COGNITIVE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Work requires active physical exertion at least 66% of the time.
  • Ability to lift objects weighing 50lbs or less.
  • Work is performed under normal working conditions with adequate lighting and ventilation.
  • Job duties occasionally require the ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail (less than 34% of work time).
  • Ability to physically lift, push and/or pull patients and equipment.

This position is represented by a collective bargaining agreement. There may be more than one opening on this posting.

PeaceHealth is committed to the overall wellbeing of our caregivers: physical, emotional, financial, social, and spiritual. We offer caregivers a competitive and comprehensive total rewards package. Some of the many benefits included in this package are full medical/dental/vision coverage; 403b retirement plan employer base and matching contributions; paid time off; employer-paid life and disability insurance with additional buyup coverage options; tuition and continuing education reimbursement; wellness benefits, and expanded EAP and mental health program.

See how PeaceHealth is committed to Inclusivity, Respect for Diversity and Cultural Humility.

For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application. EEO Affirmative Action Employer/Vets/Disabled in accordance with applicable local, state, or federal laws.

Must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 including 2 doses of a 2-dose series or 1 dose of a 1-dose series plus 14 days beyond the final dose prior to start date.

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