Courier

Sonora Quest Laboratories Phoenix, AZ

About the Job

Primary City/State: Phoenix, Arizona Department Name: Courier Svcs-Ref Lab Work Shift: Varied Job Category: Supply Chain Let's Build Your Career, Together Join one of the Most Admired Companies in Arizona. In addition to a great work environment that offers great culture We offer: - Medical/Pharmacy, Dental, Vision insurance offered first day of the month following hire date for a competitive cost bi-weekly; - Health Savings Account (HSA) or Flexible Spending Account (FSA); - Life & Accidental Death Insurance, with 1x annual salary provided at no cost for employee; - 401k Plan with company match of 100% up to 4% of your salary after one year of employment, and immediately 100% vested in all contributions; - Generous Paid Time Off. We provide a company vehicle! No wear and tear on your own vehicle. We also provide uniforms. A courier picks up and delivers medical specimens and transports them at the correct temperatures. Delivers patient test results while being HIPAA compliant. Timely delivers client supplies. Follows "Smith System" safe driving principles. Responsible for knowing when vehicle maintenance is due and submitting request for vehicle serviced. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. Provides excellent customer service with a smile. Wears the uniform with pride by maintaining an orderly appearance. Our Couriers understand they play a vital role in getting laboratory results to our community. We are hiring for full time courier and we are hiring for day, evening and night shifts: 9 AM - 5:30 PM Monday - Friday 11 AM - 7:30 PM Monday - Friday 2:30 PM -11 PM Monday - Friday 5 PM - 3 AM Thursday- Sunday (4/10 hour shift) Some of our routes may be On Demand (requiring you go several times to the same location thorughout the day). Please state on your resume or cover letter what shift you are looking to work. Who you ARE: - Comfortable with driving in traffic for the majority of your day - Patient well-being is your bottom line and everything you do on a daily basis is to ensure the patient's specimens are taken care of. - You are professional and reliable. You get that good attendance is a must for your team members and patients. You know you make a difference by showing up on time every day to work. - You are flexible, adaptable, and willing to learn. - You are comfortable with following company policy and procedures at all times. - Integrity is one of the first words someone would use to describe you! Who you are NOT: - Uncomfortable with being behind the wheel for the majority of your working day. - Uncomfortable with set schedules and showing up to work on time. - Easily overwhelmed. Note: If you do have experience working as a Courier, your resume must reflect this experience. POSITION SUMMARY Under general supervision, Couriers are responsible for picking up and transports specimens, reports, and supplies following a designated route. CORE FUNCTIONS 1. Provide clients with consistent and high quality level of service through effective communication, picking up specimens, delivering lab results, and supplies. Ability to effectively organize reports and supply deliveries to insure client's expectations are met. 2. Operates company vehicle. Responsibilities include: daily vehicle inspection, operating the vehicle in a safe and defensive manner by utilizing the principles of Smith System, and ordering required maintenance. 3. Utilize mobile data terminal to accurately record routine and will call client stops, specimen counts and types. Responsible for reporting client route information. Couriers shall strive for zero missed specimen pick ups. 4. Communicates with dispatch by radio or telephone on all service related issues. 5. Trains new couriers on routes. PHYSICAL DEMANDS/ENVIRONMENT FACTORS Ability to stand, climb, stoop, bend frequently; positions require considerable physical activity. Able to tolerate exposure to conditions which may include toxic chemicals, bio-hazardous materials, dirt, dust, fumes, smoke, heights, high temperatures or confined spaces. Must lift up to 25 pounds. Able to use proper body mechanics to lift supplies and equipment and push carts and dollies weighing up to 500 lbs. Needs adequate color vision. Must wear protective clothing as required. Some positions require ability to drive to various locations. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - Requires valid Arizona driver's license and must be 18 year of age. - Ability to understand and follow instructions. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS - Additional related education and/or experience preferred.