Courier, STAT at BioReference Laboratories

Posted in Other 10 days ago.

Location: Bronx, New York





Job Description:

We are looking for a Courier (40 hours per week) in our Bronx, NY location.


Schedule: Sunday - Thursday, 9:00am - 5:30pm


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, pharmaceuticals, x-rays, 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




  • High School diploma or equivalent


  • 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


  • Successfully pass pre-employment (post offer) drug screen, MVR and background check




Preferred Qualifications




  • 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.