12 days ago
Do you have a strong commitment to excellence and teamwork?
Are you willing to care for our community with respect and compassion?
Do you strive to always do the right thing?
If yes, you might be the Patient Transporter (Driver) we need!
At Lake Health District, we are driven by our Mission Statement,
"To care for our community with respect and compassion through excellence and teamwork.
Lake Health District consists of a 24-bed critical access hospital, Lake Health Clinic, Alturas Health Clinic, Lakeview Gardens (Skilled Nursing and Assisted Living Facilities), Home Health & Hospice, Mental Health Centers, Public Health for Lake County, and DME Company (medical supply). We strive for excellence in everything we do. We strive to meet the changing Health Care needs of Lakeview and the surrounding area. We support them by meeting their professional needs in training, equipment, and services. We emphasize good communication with all county citizens who support us financially and through the use of our service. We care about and support our employees through training and education, who in turn are caring and committed to our patients and organization.
Position Details: Patient Transporter (Driver), EMS Department, As needed, Shifts will vary .
Non-Exempt, Hourly, Non-Union
$14.12 - $18.36, DOE
Position Summary:Transports EMS patients to and from facility when necessary. This position includes lifting but is not limited to lifting patients on and off stretchers/beds/wheelchairs and moving them to and from special service using wheelchairs or moveable beds. Documents transport activities and maintains cleanliness and order of various transportation related equipment such as vehicle, gurneys, and wheelchairs.
Education: High School Diploma or equivalent, required.
Licensure/Certification/Registration: Current State of Oregon Class C Oregon Driver’s License required. Maintain clean driving record. Current CPR certification or must be obtained within 30 days of hire. Must be approved to operate facility vehicles, National Safety Council Defensive Driving Course, or equivalent within 12 months of hire. Passenger Service and Safety Course or equivalent within 12 months of hire.
Experience: .One (1) year of experience preferred in healthcare, preferred.
Job Knowledge & Skills:Basic knowledge of specialized facility transport vehicle, body mechanics and proper lifting technique, proper documentation, and basic communication skills.
*For full job description, please contact Human Resources.
We are looking for a candidate who works great as a team player with all departments, staff, and future employees with positive representation of Lake Health District.
To apply, please fill out an application, attach a cover letter, and resume. Include gaps in employment and reasons for separation.
Criminal background check and pre-employment drug screen required upon conditional job offer.
Lake Health District is located in Lakeview, Oregon. Lakeview is a friendly county seat located in SE Oregon on the California border. With clean country living 90 miles from Klamath Falls, 3 hours from Bend or Medford, 4 hours from Reno, and 6 hours from San Francisco or Portland. Mile-High rural location where recreation abounds, quality schools, and lots of sun. Golf, hunting, fishing, camping, hiking, biking, fly-way for birds, and hang-gliding capital of the world. Check-out Lake County Oregon Chamber of Commerce at https://www.allaboutlakecounty.com/ for more information.
Lake Health District is an equal opportunity employer and, as such, considers individuals for employment according to their abilities and performance. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, age, religion, color, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other classification protected by law. All employment requirements mandated by local, state, and federal regulations will be observe