Penn State Health Patient Escort Service Aide - Patient Transport in Hershey, Pennsylvania

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Hershey

Work Type: Full Time

FTE: 0.9

Shift: Evening

Hours: Evening

JOB SUMMARY:

Responsible for the safe and efficient movement of patients and items to and from clinical units as well as various diagnostic treatment and testing areas. Maintain established HMC policies and procedures by supporting the nursing staff with the delivery of quality patient care.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

High School Diploma or GED required.

6 months of direct patient care experience required

Previous customer service experience required

Must have the ability to read, comprehend and follow verbal and written instructions and to prioritize tasks.

BLS-Heartsaver certification required.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Basic computer skills preferred.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS*:

Able to stand occasionally; walk constantly.

Able to lift/carry 0-10 lbs frequently; 11-50 lbs occasionally.

Able to push/pull 0-20 lbs frequently; 21-75 lbs occasionally.

Able to reach constantly.

Able to use hand for simple/firm grasping.

*Appended to this job description is the Work Task Analysis that further describes the physical requirements appropriate for this role.

If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

Penn State Health is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please call 717-531-8440 between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday – Friday, email hrsolutions@pennstatehealth.psu.edu or download our Accommodation Instructions for Job Applicants PDF for more detailed steps for assistance.

Union: Teamsters