Porter - Trauma

Life Vincent Pallotti Hospital
Porter - Trauma

A porter vacancy has become available at Life Vincent Pallotti Hospital reporting to Heidi Freese the Trauma Unit Manager. The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring the delivery of uncompromising quality care.

Critical Outputs
  • Maintaining and cleaning wheelchairs, emergency trolleys, equipment
  • Assist Manager with ad hoc duties if necessary/admin duties e.g. photocopying
  • Deliver correspondence to doctors
  • Flex into other areas when necessary
  • Transportation of patients
  • Excellent communication skills. English is essential
  • Physically fit, possess physical strength for lifting patients, drive and energy
  • Experience in working in customer service/dealing with customers
  • Experience in working in healthcare will be an advantage
  • Planning and organizing skills
  • Attention to detail and ability to work under pressure
  • Able to work in a team
  • Prepared to work day shift, night shift, weekends and public holidays
  • Grade 12 - Essential
  • Problem-solving, analysis and judgement
  • Resilience
  • Engaging diversity
  • Verbal & written communication and presentation
  • Building relationships
  • Customer responsiveness
  • Organisational awareness
  • Drive & energy
  • Excellence orientation
  • Ethical behaviour
Closing date
Tuesday, August 9, 2022

Internal applicants - Before making an application, you are requested to discuss your application with your line manager. External candidates will also be considered.

Life Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Please note that Life Healthcare has a mandatory Covid vaccination policy.

Only vaccinated external candidates will also be considered.

Thank you for your interest in this opportunity. Kindly note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.  Applicants who have not been contacted within two weeks of the closing date of this advert, should consider their application as unsuccessful.

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