Patient Transporter – Surgical Services

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University Medical Center
Published
May 2, 2022
Location
Las Vegas, Nevada
Job Type

Description

Patient Transporter - Surgical Services

Salary
$14.70 - $22.79 Hourly
Location
Las Vegas, NV
Job Type
Full Time
Department
SURGICAL SVCS/OR - 7021
Job Number
22-75061
Closing
5/6/2022 5:00 PM Pacific
Position Summary  

Patient Transporter - Surgical Services description image
EMPLOYER-PAID PENSION PLAN!
GENEROUS BENEFITS PACKAGE!
Position Summary:
Transports patients to and from a variety of locations within UMC. Other duties include running errands and changing oxygen tanks.

  Job Requirement  

Education/Experience:
Graduation from High School or GED.

Licensing/Certification Requirements:
Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification.

  Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements  

  • One (1) year recent documented (within the past five (5) years) Patient Transporter experience. 
  • Recent documented Patient Transporter experience, in an acute care or hospital setting. 

 

  Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements  

Knowledge of:
Department and hospital safety practices and principles; patient rights; infection control policies and procedures; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures.

Skill in:
Applying CPR; following oral and written instructions; applying proper lifting techniques; using equipment such as radios, battery chargers, gurneys, carts and wheelchairs; communicating effectively with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment.

Physical Requirements and Working Conditions:

Strength, mobility and stamina to perform sustained physical labor, including standing and/or walking for extended periods of time; vision to read printed instructions and labels; hearing and speech to communicate effectively in-person, over the telephone, and over a two-way radio; exert in excess of 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or in excess of 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or in excess of 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification.

 

Agency University Medical Center of Southern Nevada
Address University Medical Center of Southern NevadaLas Vegas, Nevada, 89102

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