Who you are:
You are an innovative and patient centered individual who provides excellence within their profession
You are a team player with excellent communication, critical thinking and customer service skills
You have vision, flexibility, transparency, honesty and practicality
You are organized, accurate, able to multi task and meet deadlines
You support the patient experience, your colleagues and others cultural and spiritual beliefs
You encompass MSH’s core values and live the words of Respect, Trust, Commitment, Compassion and Courage
Who we are:
Markham Stouffville Hospital (MSH) is one of Ontario’s leading community hospitals. Across our two sites (Markham and Uxbridge) and Reactivation Care Centre (RCC), we provide high quality, patient-centred care to more than 435,000 patients each year. We offer diagnostic and emergency services and deliver clinical programs in acute care medicine and surgery, addictions and mental health, and childbirth and children’s services. We are also proud to be part of the Eastern York Region North Durham Ontario Health Team (OHT).
Our 526 physicians, 28 midwives, 2,400 staff and 1,000 volunteers serve patients and families with an honoured to care mindset and are focused on delivering an extraordinary patient experience to the residents of Markham, Whitchurch-Stouffville, Uxbridge and beyond.. We are dedicated to providing access to the right care, at the right time, in the right place by the right people and at the right cost. Are you ready to join us?
What we need:
In this position, you will be responsible for a variety of portering duties in various areas of the Hospital, which will include:
Transportation of patients and equipment to all areas
Transportation of specimens, soiled equipment and Delivery of clean and soiled linen carts
Transportation of pharmaceutical meds, supplies and scripts
Other duties as assigned
Rotating Day, Evening, Nights and Weekend Shifts. Shifts are 7.5 hours. The successful candidate must be flexible to cover any shift as required, including weekends and statutory holidays. Please note that shifts are subject to change based on the operational needs of the department.
BAND CU01: $21.75 - $23.73
Frequent moderate and heavy exertion: lifting over 60 lbs., pushing and pulling carts, stretchers and equipment
Extensive walking in a fast paced environment
What you bring to MSH:
Previous experience in a customer service role
Portering experience preferred
Good communication and interpersonal skills
Proficient computer skills
Ability to work well independently and as part of a team
Able to prioritize and work in an environment with multiple demands
Demonstrated good attendance and performance records with the ability to maintain these same standards
Demonstrated commitment to a healthy and safe workplace for self and others (staff, patients, families, etc.) by taking all reasonable precautions and working in compliance with hospital related policies, health and safety legislation and best practices and completing relevant mandatory education as required.
Markham Stouffville Hospital Corporation takes pride in creating an inclusive and diverse workforce which represents the community we serve. We are dedicated to ensuring you feel respected and welcomed whether you are a patient, caregiver, visitor, community member, volunteer or employee. Our commitment to create an ‘honoured to care’ culture is an expression of our humble and compassionate attitude. Markham Stouffville Hospital is committed to meeting the needs of all individuals in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) and the Ontario Human Rights Code. Should you require accommodations during the recruitment and selection process, please contact Human Resources.