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Medical Courier (FT, 31.5 Hours) at BioReference Laboratories, Inc. in New York, New York

Posted in General Business 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

This is an exciting time to join our dynamic organization. OPKO Health is a diversified healthcare company that seeks to establish industry-leading positions in large, rapidly growing markets, including pharmaceuticals, diagnostics, and biologics. OPKO's diagnostics business includes BioReference Laboratories, the nation's third-largest and fastest growing clinical laboratory over the last 35 years, which provides diagnostic testing to physician offices, hospitals, and clinics, among others, and GeneDx, a rapidly growing genetics and genomics laboratory that applies cutting edge technologies to make efficient clinical diagnostic testing and interpretation available for individuals with rare and common genetic conditions. Come join our team and become part of something big, by making our patients and customers the highest priority.

We are looking for a Walking Medical Courier (31.5 hours per week) in our New York, NY location.

Schedule: Sunday -Saturday, 3:00pm-7:30pm

Position Summary:

Couriers are our front line representatives to our clients. They are responsible for pickup and delivery of medical specimens from clients along a specific route. Their professionalism, courtesy, and customer service skills along with excellent driving ability are essential to our ability to service our clients every day.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Duties may include but are not necessarily limited to the following

  • Safely transport lab specimens, medical records, hospital supplies, interoffice mail, and related material in a timely manner

  • Demonstrate safe and courteous behavior

  • Operate a hand-held scanning device to accurately track items through the transportation cycle

  • Present a professional image to clients and the public through appearance and interaction

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • Strong customer service and interpersonal skills

  • Relevant industry experience

  • Ability to determine efficient routing between multiple points

  • Must be billingual (Chinese)

Physical Requirements

  • Frequent standing, walking

  • Ability to bend, twist, squat, climb stairwells

  • Must be able to lift and maneuver a minimum of 55 lbs

BioReference Laboratories is an Equal Opportunity Employer