Courier

Transportation / Transport London, Ontario #2024-9544 (reqID)


Description

Position at Dynacare

Job title: Medical Courier
Status: Casual position, working various shifts throughout the week on an as needed basis.   
Shift details: Days; Afternoons; or Evenings   
Route: Varies depending on needs
Time: Varying start times
Area: London Region   
   
   
This route will start and end at the London Dynacare Hub.  Dynacare vehicle will be parked onsite.  Courier will be responsible to arrive at the London Dynacare site for start of shift and park the Dynacare vehicle in the designated spot at the end of shift.   

Job Description:

Reporting to the Operations Manager, the Courier is responsible for the pick-up and delivery of medical samples, reports and supplies between the main laboratory, client offices, specimen collection centers, between hospitals.   

Responsibilities:    

  • Responsible for the pick-up and delivery of medical samples, reports and supplies between the main laboratories in hospitals, client offices, Specimen Collection Centers.
  • Going between London Region; possibly including Sarnia and Stratford.
  • Responsible for going between sites at scheduled times provided.
  • Ensure all shipments are recorded using applicable app/software provided.
  • Ensure all samples are picked up as scheduled for clients, 
  • Ensure medical reports and other mail is delivered to all locations on assigned route.
  • Act as the representative of the company and must be courteous, informative, and professional always.
  • Responsible for the safety and security of the vehicle always

Must have:   

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Valid G driver’s license with 3-year clean driving abstract – vehicle operation
  • Ability to lift to 50 pounds(lbs.)
  • Minimum 1 year of experience in a commercial driver/courier role
  • Able to demonstrate a positive approach and a friendly attitude combined with focus for quality.
  • Ability to work independently and in teams.
  • Punctual and reliable

 Nice to have:   

  • Transportation of Dangerous Goods certificate
  • Excellent communications skills
  • The ability to adapt to changing schedules if required.

Working Conditions

  • Require to lift and transport specimen bags, supplies and waste from different locations
    • Movement in and out of vehicles
    • Carry items up and down on stairs and in and out of the buildings
    • Ability to lift 30 pounds. Walk on stairs and continuously get in/off a vehicle
    • Deal with body fluids and hot and cold weather
    • Driving in city and on the highway (either day or night)
    • Must deal with all weather condition

 *Please note that a Criminal background verification & clear drivers abstract must be met as a condition of employment*   

DNA of an Ideal Dynacare Employee   

I make a difference in people’s lives. I am a caring, collaborative team-player who is passionate about quality and continuous improvement.   

  • Caring - I demonstrate strong empathy and genuine concern for my colleagues, patients and customers.
  • Collaborative Team Player - I know I play a key role in helping the Dynacare team achieve success. I am comfortable in a changing environment, and I can easily manage multiple priorities.
  • Passion for Quality and Continuous Improvement - I am always looking to learn and solve problems.  I am detailed oriented, adaptable and find ways to make things better.

Dynacare has been a “Top Employer” for many years and there is a reason why. We are a great place to work.    

At Dynacare, we’re proud to hire the best people. If you are looking for a meaningful career where you can support healthy lives with commitment and care – we would like to meet you. To apply for this position, you will be asked to submit your resume and complete the application process.   

If your qualifications and experience fit with this position, we will contact you to learn more. We offer competitive pay and great benefits, along with the opportunity to grow and thrive with a dynamic, successful company. We hope you will join us in our journey to become Canada’s health and wellness solutions leader.   

Dynacare is proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to the attraction, selection, advancement, and fair treatment of all individuals. We believe that our diversity is our strength, so we employ a diverse workforce and respect the needs of all our employees.   

In accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code, Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, and the Dynacare Accommodation Policy a request for accommodation will be accepted as part of the Dynacare hiring.