FTE: 0.375000 (15hrs per week / 30hrs per pay period)
Day Shift: Hours per schedule
Weekend & Holiday Rotation: Per schedule
Pay Grade: 4 PAY SCALE FOR THIS POSITION BEINGS AT
This position provides for the transportation of materials,
including lab specimens, waste, supplies, mail, x-ray films,
pharmaceuticals, and medical records/reports throughout the Health
System and beyond. This position also provides the transportation
of patients to the Oncology Center and back to their originating
point, mainly outlying areas such as Gratiot, Houghton Lake,
Harrison, Gladwin and Clare.
(60%)* Transports the following throughout MidMichigan
Health affiliates and surrounding areas: supplies, x-rays, lab
specimens/bio hazardous material, medical records, reports, mail,
blood, waste, laundry, and Oncology Center patients. This includes
regular schedules and unscheduled “stat” runs. One FTE will be
primarily responsible for Oncology Center patient transport, the
other couriers will provide backup to that function.
(20%)* Performs basic maintenance checks on all
transportation vehicles, schedules repairs, maintains log of
repairs and maintenance of vehicles.
(20%)* Continually assists with route schedule changes
to gain efficiencies within the transportation system.
OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Provides Excellent Customer Service.
Full-time courier positions may require on-call coverage
participation as scheduled.
MidMichigan Health is a technology driven organization and
employees need to demonstrate competency in Microsoft® Windows. An
employee may be required to participate in further learning
opportunities offered by MidMichigan Health.
- High School Diploma or GEDin Education specialization:
- Chauffeurs License
EXPERIENCE, TRAINING AND SKILLS:
Driving record that allows for driver insurability by
MidMichigan Health Insurance provider.
Excellent interpersonal skills.
Ability to problem solve/prioritize.
General knowledge of vehicle maintenance issues.
Mandatory Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
training must also be completed annually according to the Exposure
This position may require background fingerprinting check in
accordance with Michigan Public Acts 26, 27, 28, and 29.
Physical/Mental Requirements and Working Conditions
Exposure to stressful situations, including those involving
public contact, as well as, trauma, grief and death.
Able to wear personal protective equipment that includes latex
materials or appropriate substitute if required for your
Is able to move freely about facility with or without an
assisted device and must be able to perform the functions of the
job as outlined in the job description.
Overall vision and hearing is necessary with or without assisted
Frequently required to sit/stand/walk for long periods of time.
May require frequent postural changes such as stooping, kneeling or
Some exposure to blood borne pathogens and other potentially
infectious material. Must follow MidMichigan Health bloodborne
pathogen and TB testing as required.
Ability to handle multiple tasks, get along with others, work
independently, regular and predictable attendance and ability to
Overall dexterity is required including handling, reaching,
grasping, fingering and feeling. May require repetition of these
movements on a regular to frequent basis.
Physical Demand Level: Light. Must be able to
occasionally (0-33% of the workday) lift or carry 11-20 lbs.,
frequently (34-66% of the workday) 10 lbs. and or
Walk/Stand/Push/Pull of Arm/Leg controls.