Transporter - Per DiemJob ID 13009721
DescriptionThe transporter is required to transport patients, specimens, equipment and supplies, linen distribution throughout the hospital as needed. Collects biohazard waste, sharps containers, soiled linen throughout the hospital. Other duties and/or tasks as needed.
•Receive information from the coordinator regarding the type of transport to be done. (This can be Patient Transport, Lab Transport, Linen Delivery, Supply Transport, Morgue Transport, Biohazard pickup and container replacement, Etc.)
•Complete the assignment in a timely fashion and notify dispatch of completion and receive new information regarding the next assignment.
•Complete quarterly equipment cleaning.
•Attend monthly meetings.
Schedule: Per Diem
About Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital
Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital is a 171- bed non-profit, community teaching hospital located in Jamaica Plain directly across the street from the Arnold Arboretum. Founded in 1900, Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital has a long history of meeting the health care needs of our patients by offering comprehensive care in a wide variety of specialties. At Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital, our world revolves around our patients and their families, which is why we’ve been nationally recognized for our best practices in patient care, safety measures and surgical outcomes. If you’re looking for more than a career, join Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital. Our patients call it better care. Our employees call it home.
High school education or equivalent required. Ability to communicate clearly and effectively in English: oral, written and typed. Ability to converse with patients and staff in a friendly and courteous manner. Must be able to follow instructions, printed or verbal. This position requires the candidate to be on their feet most of the shift as required and be able to help transfer patients from beds to stretchers and wheelchairs.
EEO StatementBrigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to an employee’s protected status, such as age, race, sex, color, ancestry, religion, national origin, physical or mental disability, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity or expression or sexual orientation.