Providence St. Joseph Health

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St. Joseph Health / Covenant Health Patient Transporter - CMC in Lubbock, Texas

We are a ministry that stands by our Values and our Promise - Know me, care for me, easy my way.

This posting serves to establish interested candidates for current open positions at the following locations: Covenant Medical Center

This is a Full-Time position. There are different shifts; day, and evening which include weekends. The work hours vary.

In this position you will:

Responsible for the safe transport of patients, specimens, supplies, medications, equipment and other miscellaneous items. Direct supervision by Transportation Supervisor.

Essential Functions:

  • Transports patients, and miscellaneous items as directed by the dispatcher, supervisor, or manager while maintaining a 90% productivity rating.

  • Follows all infection control polices and procedures as it relates to patients, equipment, supplies and other miscellaneous items to include cleaning equipment after each patient use.

  • Lift, transfer, and reposition patients as assigned, utilizing proper equipment and safe techniques.

  • Responsible for the safe operation of all equipment used in the performance of duties. Required to report any equipment malfunctions or disrepair immediately.

  • Demonstrates a positive safety culture as it relates to the performance of all duties.

  • Ensures patient comfort while assisting in all aspects of patients’ transport.

  • Assists in maintaining a clean environment for patients.

  • Maintains friendly, efficient service attitude towards patients, customers, clients and co-workers. Is aware of the patient’s current medical, physical, and mental condition by verifying the status with the nursing staff as it relates to the required care assignment.

  • Serve as back up courier or dispatcher as needed.

    Minimum Position Qualifications:

Experience: Customer service experience, preferably in a health care setting.

Preferred Position Qualifications:

Education: H.S. Diploma or GED

Covenant Health System is a faith-based ministry, focused on caring for the whole person - body, mind, and spirit - working with others to improve health and quality of life in our communities.

Thank you for applying with CHS. Your application will carefully be reviewed for the position(s) you have applied for. Please continue to seek career opportunities with us by visiting our web site at Your interest in Covenant Health System is appreciated.

Covenant Health System provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Covenant Health System complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Company: Covenant Health

Category: Patient Transporter