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Job Title:
Porter-TPT(.5) Central Patient Portering

Posted Date:
Closing Date:
Education Level:
None specified

Job Description


                                                                                   Ref# 19SEI094

                                                              1 ‑ Temporary Part Time (.5) ‑ Porter

                                                                        Central Patient Portering


It is a condition of this posting that your home unit can accommodate your temporary absence in the event

you are successful.



This position will involve working the day, evening shifts.  The shift is not to be interpreted as a guarantee.




Under the direct supervision of the Manager, the porter provides safe, efficient transportation of patients and MDRD

equipment or supplies within the Health Sciences Centre.



*  Grade 12 education or an equivalent combination of education and experience

*  Related experience in a health care setting

*  Previous customer service experience in a clinical setting

*  Excellent communication and team work skills, and a proven eagerness to be part of a team

*  Proven ability to perform well in an organized, efficient, and independent manner and the ability to work under


*  Demonstrated knowledge of "Teletracking"

*  Working knowledge of computer software and electronic devices

*  Good verbal and written communication skills

*  Excellent interpersonal/people skills (patient and family centred philosophy of care)

*  Ability to work with minimal supervision

*  Fluent in English

*  Flexible in related duties

*  Must be physically able to perform the essential duties of the job (ie. Heavy lifting and extensive walking).



Salary Range:  $22.138 to 22.518



The Health Sciences Centre strives to ensure the safety and security of the patients, visitors, employees and assets

financial and otherwise.  As one tool in the recruitment screening process, all offers of employment to external

candidates shall be conditional upon a satisfactory Criminal Records Check (CRC) to ensure the absence of relevant

criminal convictions.



The Health Sciences Centre (HSC) is committed to delivering healthcare in a manner that is consistent with Patient

and Family Centred Care.  Applicants are required to have a demonstrated knowledge, understanding and

commitment to this care philosophy.


Candidates will have demonstrated adherence to the Hospital's Code of Conduct.  Regular attendance at work is

imperative, therefore, all applicants will have to demonstrate a good attendance record to be considered for this



We are an equal opportunity employer.  Upon request, accommodations due to a disability are available throughout

the selection process.  Additionally we are identified as an English/French speaking health sciences centre and

encourage bilingual candidates to apply.



If there are no qualified applicants for the above position, the Hospital may, at their discretion, train unqualified




Interested applicants must submit a resume outlining relative previous experience and training no later than

11:59p.m. on Friday, 14 June, 2019.


Internal applicants may apply via the job posting page on the iNtranet.  External applicants must apply through our




Posted:  June 7, 2019