Job Number: 82883
Primary Location: Ontario-Hamilton
This position will be located at: Hamilton General Hospital
Organization: Portering Services
Status: Regular Part-time
Hours per week: 7.5
Number of Openings: 1
Union Code: CUPE 7800
Minimum Salary: 23.9605 Hourly
Maximum Salary: 24.4497
Post Date: Aug 7, 2020, 4:00:00 AM
Close Date (Period for Applying) - External: Aug 14, 2020, 3:59:00 AM
Customer Support Services provides a variety of diverse services to clients in both the clinical and non-clinical areas of Hamilton Health Sciences as well external clients. The program was designed to serve an integrator function among support services. We are committed to providing the highest quality service, within existing resources, to our clients for the benefit of our patients and community. Services provided include Portering, Linen, Clinical and Core Housekeeping, Room Booking, Learning Centre, Service Response Centre.
The Porter functions within Central Portering and is responsible for transporting and distributing equipment, supplies, food and linen as well as transporting patients.
Schedule Work Hours
evenings, weekends, holidays
1. Grade 12 (preferred)
2. Oral and written English ability
3. Ability to identify and respond to priorities
4. Ability to understand and follow directions
5. Ability to adjust to handling of highs and lows in providing services
6. Good interpersonal and communication skills
7. Ability to operate tow motor, where applicable
8. Ability to operate delivery equipment
9. Ability to push, pull and lift heavy equipment and stand constantly
10. Ability to lift 25 pounds (linen)
11. Ability to move patients
Hamilton Health Sciences fosters a culture of patient and staff safety, whereby all employees are guided by our Mission, Vision, Values, and Values Based Code of Conduct. Hamilton Health Sciences is a teaching hospital and all staff and physicians are expected to support students and other learners.
To be considered for this opportunity applicants must apply during the posting period. All internal and external applicants may ONLY apply via the Careers website.
Hamilton Health Sciences is an equal opportunity employer and we will accommodate any needs under the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedom, Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and the Ontario Human Rights Code. Hiring processes will be modified to remove barriers to accommodate those with disabilities, if requested. Should any applicant require accommodation through the application processes, please contact HR Services at 905-521-2100, Ext. 46947 for assistance. If the applicant requires a specific accommodation because of a disability during an interview, the applicant will need to advise the hiring manager when scheduling the interview and the appropriate accommodations can be made.
This competition is open to all qualified applicants, however, qualified internal applicants will be considered first. Past performance will be considered as part of the selection process. If you are a previous employee of Hamilton Health Sciences, please note: the circumstances around an employee's exit will be considered prior to an offer of employment
Proficiency in both Official Languages, French and English, is considered an asset
If this position is temporary, selection for this position will be as per the outlined Collective Agreements:
Article 30 (k), CUPE Collective Agreement
Article 10.7 (d), ONA Collective Agreement
Article 13.01 (b) (ii), OPSEU 273 Collective Agreement
Article 14.04, OPSEU 209 Collective Agreement
Article 2.07 and Article 13, PIPSC RT Collective Agreement