Driver – Courier Logistics – Apopka

  • Adventist Health System
  • Apopka, FL, USA
  • Jan 14, 2018
Healthcare

Job Description

Driver - Courier Logistics - Apopka
Apopka seeks to hire Driver - Courier Logistics who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.

Facility Profile:
Florida Hospital Apopka is just 12 miles northwest of Orlando, with a small, yet advanced, 50-bed campus. Florida Hospital Apopka offers employees a flexible and supportive environment that allows for hands-on experience as part of a closely connected staff that feels more like family. The size of our facility promotes a welcoming environment, where you can get to know your peers, the support staff, and our leadership team.

Work Hours/Shifts:
Mon - Fri/ 5:30a - 2p

Job Summary:
The Driver - Courier Logistics performs daily assigned route duties to areas serviced to assure accurate and timely delivery of incoming/outgoing mail, linens, reports, packages, biological specimens and patient records. The Driver maintains daily truck log of each stop performed in accordance with department performance measures. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.

Knowledge, Skills, Education, & Experience Required:
  • Ability to communicate effectively with Hospital personnel
  • Ability to resolve with customers basic delivery problems
  • Ability to work with people
  • Ability to work under stress and meet deadlines
  • Knowledge of Orlando and surrounding areas
  • Knowledge of DOT regulations
  • High school graduate or equivalent (Preferred)
  • Previous courier experience (Preferred)
  • Ability to use Hospital gas services and computer system (Preferred)


Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required:
  • N/A
  • Valid Class "E" Florida Driver's license and driving record in accordance with Florida Hospital policy


Job Responsibilities:
Demonstrates through behavior Florida Hospital's Core Values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship and Teamwork as outlined in the organization's Performance Excellence Program
  • Safely transports biological specimens and related paperwork according to defined schedule and in accordance with department expectations. Safely transports equipment, supplies, reports and similar items according to department expectations.
  • Maintains security and proper handling of items transported. Safely transports patient care records according to departmental policy. Releases films to physicians' offices utilizing proper sign out forms. Tracks jackets and films to other facilities.
  • Adheres to defined schedule and expectations as determined by Management.
  • Maintains care and cleanliness of vehicle at all times. Operates hospital vehicle within the laws of State of Florida. Reports repair issues affecting the proper use and safe operation of all Hospital vehicles assigned.
  • Uses functions of computer system, bar code readers, fax machine, copier and scanner.
  • Safely transports Pharmacy preparations and related paperwork, according to defined schedule and department expectations. Maintain communication as required and safe driving practices. Participates in, and has knowledge of the requirements for transporting of the Pharmacy preparations. At all times maintain the integrity of the items being transported and all external factors (as specified) that effect the safe transport of the Pharmacy preparations.
  • Adheres strictly to Florida Hospital Compliance Plan and the rules and regulations of applicable regulatory authorities; protects confidentiality of patient information and results at all times.
  • Appropriately uses PPE, and follows safety policies, including hand-washing. Understands and adheres to Chemical Hygiene plan. Employee job duties may include transport of hazardous materials from the point of generation to a designated delivery area. Employee will be required to complete initial training (prior to handling hazardous materials) and refresher training to include proper handling pharmacy preparation. All transportation vehicles must have available a chemical spill kit.
  • Meets with Supervisor, Manager and Director as scheduled. Notifies Supervisor of any traffic tickets or accidents immediately. Communicates any discrepancies or irregularities to management.
  • Performs other duties as assigned or directed to ensure smooth operation of the department.

If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the Driver - Courier Logistics opportunity with Apopka and apply online today.

Job Keywords:
Driver, Courier Logistics , Apopka

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