What you'll do
Transport a variety of supplies and/or materials within the facility and externally operating a two axle transportation vehicle such as a truck, van and/or tow motor by methods such as loading items by hand or using pallet jack, transporting to specific unit/department, delivering specials such as perishable or valuable items and performing routine maintenance and inspection duties on vehicles.
Delivers specials such as perishables or valuable items by performing duties such as picking up item from Stores, signing delivery receipt, transporting goods to department/unit, obtaining signature to confirm receipt and returning signed copy to Stores to ensure immediate delivery.
Performs routine inspection/maintenance duties on vehicles by methods such as gassing truck, cleaning cab and box, checking belts, lights, tires and oil, maintaining fluid levels, recommending repairs and taking trucks in for service as required to ensure safe and efficient operation of vehicles before daily use.
Specific to Vancouver General Hospital & Langley Memorial Hospital Sites: Transports food carts from the kitchen to the extended care facility.
Specific to Langley Memorial Hospital Site: Empties linen chutes, loads soiled laundry for return to contractor facility, return waste from extended care facility to compactors at LMH, transports pharmacy products to the ECU facilities.
What you bring
Grade 10, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Valid Class 5 vehicle licence.
Effective communication both verbal and writing skills
Ability to organize work
Abillity to operate related equipment
If this sounds like a great fit, we encourage you to apply!
Job type: Casual (Casual is defined as on call with no guaranteed hours. Shifts can be called out via short call (1-5 hours of notice) or pre-booked).
Hours of work: 0700-1500/0730-1530/0800-1600
Wage: $20.56 per hour + 12.6% straight time pay in lieu
Closing date: Until Filled
Reference number: 104208E
What’s in it for you
Every PHSA employee enables the best possible patient care for our patients and their families. Whether you are providing direct care, conducting research, or making it possible for others to do their work, you impact the lives of British Columbians today and in the future. That’s why we’re focused on your care too – offering health, wellness, development programs to support you – at work and at home.
Join one of BC’s largest employers with province-wide programs, services and operations – offering vast opportunities for growth and development.
Access to more than 2,000 in-house training programs
Perks include onsite fitness classes and discounts to 350 BC-wide recreational programs, travel, technology, car and bike sharing, and more.