Who we are:
Markham Stouffville Hospital is a large community hospital with three sites – Markham and Uxbridge and our new RCC site that has a reputation for excellence in progressive community care. With a focus on patient experience, safe, high quality care and innovation, our dedicated team of physicians, staff and volunteers provides care to over 300,000 patients a year. The hospital has capacity to grow a number of programs and services as we evolve to meet the needs of our growing community. 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?
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
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
The successful candidate must be flexible to cover any shift as required, including weekends and statutory holidays. Shift Schedule: rotating shifts days, evenings, nights, weekend; hours of work range throughout the day as it is currently a 24 hour operation.
Please note that shifts are subject to change based on the operational needs of the department.
BAND CU01: $21.40 - $23.34
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 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.