In accordance with the Vision, Purpose, and Values, and strategic direction of the Vancouver Island Health Authority, patient safety is a priority and a responsibility shared by everyone at VIHA; as such, the requirement to continuously improve quality and safety is inherent in all aspects of this position.
Reports to the Transport Supervisor. Responsible for the operation of a van, a passenger van with seating capacity of up to 10 passengers, light truck, or trailer to pick up, transport, and drop off passengers, garbage, linen, ward supplies, office furnishings, recyclable materials, food products, laboratory specimens, bio-hazardous material, information material, and other items according to defined schedules, request log, or dispatched instructions.
Education, Training And Experience
Grade 10 plus one years recent related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. Valid Class 4 vehicle license (restricted) and/or valid Class 3 vehicle license as required to operate assigned vehicles.
Skills And Abilities
Ability to operate related equipment.
Ability to deal with others effectively.
Ability to organize work.
Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.