**Job Title:** Courier | Coporate Couriers | Sioux Falls **City:** Sioux Falls **State:** South Dakota **Department** **:** COURIERS **Job Schedule:** PRN **Shift:** Varies **Hours Per Shift:** Other **JOB SUMMARY** Transports multiple items that may include any of the following: medical records, lab specimens, pharmaceuticals, pharmaceutical supplies, x-rays, correspondence, freight, and miscellaneous items to ensure efficient flow of information and materials throughout various Sanford or other locations as required. This position may have access to medications and/or specimens for purposes of distributing. **POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES** Deliver and pick up medical records, lab specimens, and medications to and from hospitals and other medical facilities. Deliver messages and items, such as newspapers, documents, and packages, between establishment departments, and to other establishments and private homes. Load vehicles with listed goods, ensuring goods are loaded correctly and taking precautions with hazardous goods. Open, sort, and distribute incoming mail. Perform routine maintenance on delivery vehicles, such as monitoring fluid levels and replenishing fuel. Plan and follow the most efficient routes for delivering goods. Receive messages or materials to be delivered, and information on recipients, such as names, addresses, telephone numbers, and delivery instructions, communicated via telephone, two-way radio, or in person. Record information, such as items received and delivered and recipients' responses to messages. Sort items to be delivered according to the delivery route. Unload and sort items collected along delivery routes. Unload goods from large trucks, and load them onto smaller delivery vehicles. Walk, ride bicycles, drive vehicles, or use public conveyances to reach destinations to deliver messages or materials. **DEPARTMENT DETAILS** This is a PRN (as needed/no guaranteed hours) courier position. The right candidate will have a flexible schedule and capable of learning multiple routes over time. This position will be focused on covering our metro courier routes who currently run Monday - Friday and handle specimens and supplies for Sanford and non-Sanford facilities. **QUALIFICATIONS** Current valid drivers license, and must meet all medical guidelines for Sanford Health Category II drivers. High School graduate or GED is preferred. Must be able to follow both structured and flexible delivery schedule. Ability to read and comprehend verbal and written instructions. Ability to meet deadlines in a fast paced environment. Driver history must comply with Sanford driver qualification standards for insurability. **About Sanford Health:** At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities. In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth. We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases. We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world. The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future. Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org . In compliance with federal law requiring employers to verify new employees' U.S. employment eligibility, Sanford participates in E-Verify. To learn more click here for English Version at https://e-verify.uscis.gov/emp/media/resourcesContents/EverifyPosterEnglish.pdf or here for Spanish Version at https://e-verify.uscis.gov/emp/media/resourcesContents/EverifyPosterSpanish.pdf . **City:** Sioux Falls **State:** South Dakota **Job Function:** Facilities **Job Schedule:** PRN **Shift:** Varies **Req Number:** req26522
About Sanford Health
Sanford Health is an integrated health system headquartered in the Dakotas. It is the largest, rural, not-for-profit health care system in the nation with 45 hospitals and 289 clinics in nine states and three countries. With 28,000+ employees, including 1,300+ physicians in more than 80 specialty areas of medicine, Sanford Health is the largest employer in the Dakotas.
Nearly $1 billion in gifts from philanthropist Denny Sanford have allowed for several initiatives, including global children’s clinics, genomic medicine and specialized centers researching cures for type 1 diabetes, breast cancer and other diseases.