Patient Porter

  • Full Time
  • Aldergrove, BC
  • Posted on June 1, 2021
  • Vacancy: 3
  • Salary: 23.40 an hour

Patient Porter

Salary $23.40 an hour
Job Type Full Time
Vacancy 3
Job ID 47705861
Employer name
Posted Date 01-06-2021
Expired at 01-03-2022


Job Description:

In accordance with the Vision, Purpose, and Values, and strategic direction of the Vancouver Island Health Authority (Island Health) patient and staff safety is a priority and a responsibility shared by everyone; as such, the requirement to continuously improve quality and safety is inherent in all aspects of this position.

Reporting to the Manager or designate, and utilizing a computerized dispatch system, the Patient Porter assists patient care staff by transporting patients to various destinations within hospital. Performs some general clerical duties as required and maintains a clean and tidy work area.


Education, Training And Experience

Grade 10, plus one year recent, related experience, or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.

Skills And Abilities

  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to deal with others effectively.
  • Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.
  • Ability to type.
  • Ability to organize work.
  • Ability to operate related equipment (such as a computerized electronic dispatch system).
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