Medical Courier (FT, 40 Hours) at BioReference Laboratories

Posted in Other 16 days ago.

Location: Elmwood Park, New Jersey





Job Description:

We are looking for a Medical Courier (40 hours per week) in our Elmwood Park, NJ location.

Schedule: Thursday to Sunday 10pm-830am

Position Summary:

Couriers are our front line representatives to our clients. They are responsible for pickup and delivery of medical specimens from clients along a specific route. Their professionalism, courtesy, and customer service skills along with excellent driving ability are essential to our ability to service our clients every day.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Duties may include but are not necessarily limited to the following:


  • Drive a non-commercial vehicle throughout the shift on various roads and in varying weather conditions

  • Safely transport lab specimens, medical records, hospital supplies, interoffice mail, and related material in a timely manner

  • Demonstrate safe and courteous driving behavior

  • Operate a hand-held scanning device to accurately track items through the transportation cycle

  • Strictly observe operating policies, procedures and service schedules

  • Present a professional image to clients and the public through appearance and interaction

  • Conduct pre/post trip vehicle inspections and maintain a clean, neat, and orderly vehicle

Minimum Qualifications


  • A valid driver's license and clean driving history (No violations in the past year, No more than two moving violations in the past 36 months)

  • Have at least 4 years of licensed driving experience and possess a valid driver's license issued in the state of residence

Preferred Qualifications


  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • Strong customer service and interpersonal skills

  • Relevant industry/driving experience

  • Ability to determine efficient routing between multiple points

Physical Requirements


  • Extended periods of driving

  • Frequent standing, walking

  • Ability to bend, twist, squat, climb stairwells

  • Must be able to lift and maneuver a minimum of 55 lbs

BioReference Laboratories is an Equal Opportunity Employer