The Adv. RSR-Float is responsible for coverage of all routes and functions deemed necessary by Hub or Regional Logistics Operations within a defined geography. This will include multiple shifts as well as any coverage need as scheduled or on emergency basis and is not limited to; Routine, STAT, Weekend, Holiday or Shuttle/Relay Routes. Safely operates company vehicle to pick up, properly store and deliver specimens and other materials; and provides service to internal and external customers in an organized, efficient, and professional manner
Responsible for compliance with all processes including and not limited to: timekeeping, attendance and punctuality, vehicle safety and cleanliness, safety and OSHA requirements, handheld /scanning device and usage, proper handling and storage of all samples from the client office to the drop off point, proper packing of specimens for shipment, end of day vehicle checks, dress code, code of conduct and all Company / Regional / Logistics policies and procedures.
Responsible for the safe and timely transportation of specimens, supplies, reports, equipment and materials to the appropriate destination.
Responsible for operating company vehicle safely as well as maintaining a valid driver's license and driving record within acceptable company guidelines.
Ensure route is started with proper equipment tools. i.e., route scanner sync/paper logs, carry bag, properly prepared coolers for 3 separate thermal storage, dry ice, cell phone, keys, door hangers, observation reports, etc.
Follow route as scheduled/sequenced while allowing for will-call stops and special pickups.
Maintain specimen integrity at all times, including the utilization of specimen carry bag to transport specimens from client office/lock box to vehicle by temperature.
Follow all scan/documentation requirements including but not limited to tissue/irreplaceable and frozen tracking processes.
Place Door Hanger for will-call clients with no specimens out. Place Door Hanger for Daily clients who regularly provide specimens but none are available at scheduled pick up. The RSR is required to notify Supervisor and/or Team Leader of service issue for a next morning follow up.
Communicate with Dispatch before leaving an area to ensure will-calls have been cleared.
Keep route information, sequencing and all client notes up to date.
Attendance and punctuality in meetings and training sessions.
Meet all training requirements in a timely manner as assigned.
Properly care for and maintain company equipment including scanners, telephones, vehicles etc... Communicate any deficiencies with equipment.
Document and provide appropriate client satisfaction information to Logistics Management.
Maintain professionalism and a service orientation with clients using Everyday Excellence and the Five (5) Guiding Principles.
Demonstrate Everyday Excellence in the Quest Behaviors; Agility, Customer Focus, Transparency, United as One Team and Performance Oriented.
Required Work Experience:
3-5 years of experience in a customer service, logistics, or pickup/delivery related job is required.
Valid Driver's license with a minimum of 1 year driving experience and documentation of a Motor Vehicle Record with < three moving violation convictions within the previous 36-month period
Preferred Work Experience: Previous Quest Diagnostics and/or other competing lab logistics specimen handling experience strongly preferred.
Physical and Mental Requirements:
Position requires travel
Extensive use of phone and hand held device (PC)
Must be flexible and available based on staffing requirements; weekends, holidays, on call and overtime.
Fine dexterity with hands/steadiness
Able to lift up to 25 pounds; may occasionally need to lift 40 pounds; carrying up to 15 pounds for several minutes at a time
Ability to communicate effectively in English with clients, supervisors and peers
Vision-requires constant mental visual attention to details as well as ability to see well in limited light scenarios
Knowledge: General computer knowledge and experience with handheld scanner equipment preferred.