Boston Medical Center Transporter - Patient/Equip Transport (20 Hrs Thursday through Monday 8pm-12am) (SEIU) in Boston, Massachusetts

Transporter - Patient/Equip Transport (20 Hrs Thursday through Monday 8pm-12am) (SEIU)

Boston, MA

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Job ID 5927072 Date posted 10/09/2017

Boston Medical Center (BMC) is more than a hospital. It´s a network of support and care that touches the lives of hundreds of thousands of people in need each year. It is the largest and busiest provider of trauma and emergency services in New England. Emphasizing community-based care, BMC is committed to providing consistently excellent and accessible health services to all—and is the largest safety-net hospital in New England. The hospital is also the primary teaching affiliate of the nationally ranked Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) and a founding partner of Boston HealthNet – an integrated health care delivery systems that includes many community health centers. BMC provides a full range of pediatric and adult care services, from primary to family medicine to advanced specialty care.

BMC is also committed to our employees, who are a very important piece to who we are. We pride ourselves in providing equal employment opportunity and non-discrimination for all employees and qualified applicants without regard to a person's race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation or any characteristic protected under applicable law. BMC will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities, in accordance with applicable law.

Under the direction of the Transport Supervisor or the Director of Transport Services, performs a variety of duties, including transporting patient, medical equipment, and specimens to and from areas within the hospital as assigned

  • Work requires a high school diploma or GED.

  • Work requires obtaining and the maintenance of CPR.

  • Requires 6-12 months of experience in customer service or patient transportation.

  • Requires heavy lifting and pushing, pulling and standing .

  • Requires the interpersonal skills necessary to communicate clearly to interact appropriately with nursing staff, patients, families/visitors, physicians, and other hospital staff.

  • Work requires demonstrated ability to effectively speak, read, and write English.

  • Work requires ability to follow instructions, work independently and efficiently to complete assigned work.