Transporter

Golden Living Centers 1700 I St -  La Porte, Indiana 46350
9/20/2017 9:11:44 AM
JOB ID: 1796601 Specialty: Construction Maintenance

   

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Our Transporter at Golden LivingCenters maintain the enriching, healing, and comfortable environment we promise patients for their recovery. This means ensuring that our facilities, vehicles, and residencies are in good working order and safe for use. We count on you to assess and maintain our all aspects of our facilities including buildings, grounds, or equipment. Working closely with our professional and collaborative staff members in this department, you’ll make the necessary repairs to keep our facilities catering to our patients’ every need. You’ll guarantee our patients feel right at home in this valuable position as a Transporter at Golden LivingCenters.


Experience in this line of work is only the beginning. The right candidate will also be passionate about the cause, knowing that their efforts help to ensure the highest level of care for our patients every day. Ideal Transporter candidates should also have:



To transport residents as scheduled to and from the treatment area under the direct supervision of the Licensed Physical Therapist in accordance with current federal, state and local standards governing the facility, to ensure that the highest degree of quality care is maintained at all times.

Essential Job Functions


  • Transports residents as scheduled to and from the treatment area by the Physical Therapist.  Communicates with the nursing and rehabilitation staff to prevent schedule conflicts

  • Cleaning and maintenance of equipment, treatment area and department

  • Participates in department and facility meetings as requested

  • Understand, comply with and promote all rules regarding residents' rights; promote positive relationships with residents, visitors, and regulators, to include presenting a professional appearance and attitude

  • Immediately report any hazardous conditions, equipments, accidents and/or incidents

  • Attend and participate in training, educational activi­ties and staff meetings; assist in orientation and training other staff

  • Participates in Quality Improvement activities as assigned

  • Other duties as assigned



Qualifications

- Training as a Transporter and completion of the job training.
- High school diploma or GED indicating that associate has demonstrated reading, writing, and math skills as well as an ability to consistently follow oral & written directions.
- Ability to understand and apply training, and in-service education.
- Must have basic computer knowledge and ability with an aptitude to learn company software.
- Must be articulate and personable as well as be able to relate professionally and positively to residents, incoming visitors and associates at all levels.
- Must maintain regular and punctual attendance.
- Must meet all local health regulations, pass post-offer drug test, and pass post-employment physical exam, if required. - This requirement also includes criminal background investigation and reference inquiry.

- Must be capable of performing the essential job functions of this job, with or without reasonable accommodations.

Job: Construction / Maintenance

Primary Location: Indiana, La Porte

Schedule: Casual

Shift: Day Job

Shift Time: Varies, daytime

Department Address: 1700 I St*

Department City: La Porte

Department State: IN

Department Zipcode: 46350

Organization: Golden Living Centers

Company Profile

Ready to bring your heart and expertise to an award-winning team that feels more like a family? Bring your passion for patient care to Golden LivingCenters. As one of the nation’s leading providers of skilled nursing care and inpatient and outpatient therapies, we are dedicated to helping people live fuller, longer and more productive lives. Our Golden LivingCenters have won more AHCA/NCAL Quality Awards than any other post-acute healthcare provider. These awards are the nation’s highest for distinguished achievement in post-acute care, and they reflect the compassion, commitment and quality orientation of our caregivers. Join us! Together, we’re redefining the way care is delivered with an innovative, holistic approach that considers the ‘whole patient’ every time.

La Porte, IN
La Porte, Indiana


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