This position transports materials throughout the OHSU campuses and Greater Portland Metropolitan Area on a pre-set, scheduled route. Follows all Federal, State, and Local laws in regard to motor vehicle operation and safety. Adheres to all departmental, parking, and safety policies and procedures in the operation of motor vehicles. Commonly transported materials include: US and inter-departmental mail, cash and check deposits, payroll, office and medical supplies, lab specimens, event materials, medical and lab equipment, and other business furnishings. Responsible for maintaining timeliness of route and adjusting as needed to traffic or weather conditions. Responsible for maintaining integrity of materials throughout the transportation chain. Requires the proper use of handheld devices for package tracking, signature capture, and GPS telemetrics.
This position reports at the Macadam Warehouse but includes traveling throughout the entire OHSU campus in the Greater Portland Metro Area. Frequent Exposure: Heat, Cold, Humidity, Wet Areas, Noise, Dust, Smoke, Vibration, Chemical Solutions, Slippery Areas, Uneven Surfaces. May be exposed to Human and/or Animal Specimens.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS & EQUIPMENT USAGE:
Continually: Walking, Enter/Exit Vehicle, Rapid-Mental/Hand/Eye Coordination, Operation of Motor Vehicles Frequently: Standing, Bending Forward, Lifting, Carry Items, Use of materials handling equipment (i.e. pallet jack, carts and hand trucks) Clear & Audible Speaking Voice, Correctable Vision, Depth Perception, Ability to Hear.
As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and research. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide... many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more information visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm