The Distribution Department at the Rockyview General Hospital is a dynamic Department that supports the operation of the entire hospital. The Department promotes the AHS values CARES (Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Excellence and Safety) reflected on its Patient and Family Centered Care approach (PFCC) to provide an exceptional patient and family experience. The Service Worker I – Distribution, under general supervision of the Distribution Working Leaders, performs a variety of duties related to the safe and timely transportation.
As a Service Worker I, you may transport patients (clients, residents) and equipment to and from different units as well as distribute and replenish hospital supplies throughout the units. You may also transport lab specimens, blood and blood products, patient charts, and clean patient care equipment. You will report any concerns regarding supplies and safety issues to Unit Managers and perform other duties as required.
Classification: Service Worker I
Union: AUPE GSS
Department: Central Portering
Primary Location: Rockyview General Hospital
Multi-Site: Not Applicable
Posting End Date: 20-AUG-2020
Employee Class: Casual/Relief
Date Available: 28-SEP-2020
Hours per Shift: Varies
Length of Shift in weeks: Varies
Shifts per cycle: Varies
Shift Pattern: Days, Evenings, Nights, Weekends
Days Off: Other
Minimum Salary: $19.79
Maximum Salary: $21.60
Vehicle Requirement: N/A
Completion of Grade 12 or equivalent.
Additional Required Qualifications:
Previous experience using Teletracker. Ability to follow Instructions. Proficient in the use of Email and Technology. English proficiency in speaking, writing, and listening. Physically and ergonomically able to perform pushing, pulling, lifting on a daily basis. Minimum 1 year experience in an acute care setting.
Minimum 1 year porter work experience preferred. Porter experience working in Emergency, Operating Room, Recovery, and Rehabilitation preferred. Previous experience as a Working Leader or Relief/Casual Working Leader preferred. Previous experience in working in a hospital environment preferred.