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Methodist Health System locationOmaha, NE
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Methodist Health System locationOmaha, NE
325 positions
info linkReport a probelm Originally Posted : January 13, 2021 | Expires : March 14, 2021

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Omaha, NE, United States

Description

  • Purpose of Job
    • The Courier is responsible for transporting patients to/from home and Methodist facilities or transporting/delivering mail and supplies to/from assigned Health System Facilities/Departments to ensure excellence customer service is provided for all customers.
  • Job Requirements
    • Education
      • High School Diploma or General Educational Development (G.E.D.) preferred.

    • Experience
      • 6 months previous experience in commercial driving preferred.
      • 6 months previous mail clerk experience preferred.

    • License/Certifications
      • Valid and current driver's license required.

    • Skills/Knowledge/Abilities
      • Skill in commercial driving or courier services.
      • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing and to provide positive interaction with staff and customers.
      • Able to read, write, and comprehend various written reports and documents including the ability to read maps and locate street addresses.
      • Able to travel to various locations in and around the Omaha community.
      • Basic computer skills.
      • Able to walk distances on a daily basis.
  • Physical Requirements
    • Weight Demands
      • Medium Work - Exerting up to 50 pounds of force.

    • Physical Activity
      • Not neccessary for the position (0%): - Crawling
      • Occasionally Performed (1%-33%):
        • Balancing
        • Climbing
        • Distinguish colors
        • Keyboarding/typing
        • Kneeling
        • Sitting
      • Frequently Performed (34%-66%):
        • Carrying
        • Crouching
        • Fingering/Touching
        • Grasping
        • Lifting
        • Pulling/Pushing
        • Reaching
        • Repetitive Motions
        • Speaking/talking
        • Stooping/bending
        • Twisting
      • Constantly Performed (67%-100%):
        • Hearing
        • Seeing/Visual
        • Standing
        • Walking

    • Job Hazards
      • Not Related:
        • Chemical agents (Toxic, Corrosive, Flammable, Latex)
        • Biological agents (primary air born and blood born viruses) (Jobs with Patient contact) (BBF)
        • Equipment/Machinery/Tools
        • Explosives (pressurized gas)
        • Electrical Shock/Static
        • Radiation Alpha, Beta and Gamma (particles such as X-ray, Cat Scan, Gamma Knife, etc)
        • Radiation Non-Ionizing (Ultraviolet, visible light, infrared and microwaves that causes injuries to tissue or thermal or photochemical means)
        • Mechanical moving parts/vibrations
      • Rare (1-33%): - Physical hazards (noise, temperature, lighting, wet floors, outdoors, sharps) (more than ordinary office environment)
  • Essential Job Functions
    • Essential Functions I
       

      • Processes and sorts incoming mail for accurate delivery. Prepares for and plans daily routes in order to transport patients/supplies/mail to/from appropriate destinations; ensures coordination of scheduled appointments and timelines.
        • Transports mail and supplies to Health System facilities/departments by delivering mail and supplies to assigned locations within established timeframes to ensure excellent customer service is provided.
        • Maintains an updated courier schedule by updating any changes on the schedule, coordinating schedule changes with customers and the Team Leader Receiving/Distribution, and informing other courier drivers about the changes to ensure that courier schedules are always accurate and current.
        • Receives all incoming mail for distribution by sorting the incoming mail and properly marking locations to ensure accurate delivery to departments.

      • Loads/unloads supplies/mail or assists patients in boarding/deboarding from vehicle. Delivers mail, medications, equipment, and supplies to all floors and departments.
        • Picks up and delivers various items to Pharmacy by checking for daily pick-up/delivery of drugs and supplies, responding to pages/supervisor requests for stat pick-up/deliveries, and ensuring pharmacy items are in proper containers and have required signatures to ensure deliveries follow department policies and procedures and are conducted within established timeframes.
        • Picks up and delivers lab specimens from various Health System locations by following departmental policies and procedures to ensure timely and accurate delivery to assigned locations.
        • Receives and sorts incoming /outgoing Xrays for delivery to various facilities/departments.

      • Performs general maintenance checks on the vehicle including filling with gas, checking fluid levels, checking tire pressure and cleaning windows; promptly reporting any vehicle problems or maintenance issues to supervisor to ensure a safe vehicle.

      • Maintains the interior of the assigned vehicle on an ongoing basis.

      • Performs special pickups/deliveries as requested.
        • Completes special trips as needed by delivering important equipment and/or information to established destinations to ensure excellent customer service is provided.

      • Maintain PPE supplies/fire protection in vehicle as kept in assigned organizer bin.

      • Picks up from the United States Postal Service Monday thru Friday and picks up specimens from various Heath System locations to ensure services are provided in a timely manner.

      • Follows Universal Barrier Standard Precautions when working with patients and specimens and ensures patient confidentiality at all times.

    • Essential Functions II
       

      • Participates in mandatory in-services and/or CE programs as mandated by policies and procedures/external agencies and as directed by management.

      • Follows and understands the mission, vision, core values, Employee Standards of Behavior and company policies/procedures.

      • Other duties as assigned.








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