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Medical Equipment Delivery Technician (Driving, Distribution, Dispatch)

  • Job ID: 210002B3
  • Status: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Hours: 24/7 Rotating Shifts/Varied Daylight and Overnight
  • Shift: Variable
  • Facility: Corporate Supply Chain
  • Department:
  • Location: 3175 East Carson Street, Pittsburgh PA 15203
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $15.88 to $24.98 / hour

Description

At UPMC, we’re all here for the same reason — to make Life Changing Medicine happen. Join our team and you will play a unique and important role in our mission to change healthcare for the better.

Why Join UPMC?

We don’t just take care of patients — we take care of our team, too. And we have the data to prove it. In addition to the benefits you’d expect from an industry leader you can expect:

  • AWARD-WINNING WORKPLACE: Ranked #1 for Best Places to Work for Women & Diverse Managers. And 2020 Corporate Equality Index.
  • A recent study showed that UPMC benefits are 20% higher in value than other healthcare providers in our market.
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Competitive pay
  • Opportunities to grow in your career at UPMC

A successful employee at UPMC is compassionate, determined, committed, and ambitious. Are you eager to be a part of health care excellence? If so, apply today!

We are currently seeking full-time, Medical Equipment Delivery Technicians for the Equipment Depot, located in the South Side of Pittsburgh. This role provides the opportunity for both experienced individuals and those looking for an entry-level opportunity to grow in their careers. The position has a monthly rotating schedule, which includes required holiday, overnight, and weekend schedules. 

In this role, you will manage all tasks associated with the movement of specialty therapy equipment throughout the UPMC Health System facilities, vendors, and other outside parties. You'll also provide verification of orders, maintain accurate inventory levels, and provide assets to specified departments. Lastly, the MED Tech is responsible for driving a 26-foot box truck and will occasionally serve as a dispatcher while using basic data entry.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensures customer service levels are met by ensuring on-time deliveries at respective UPMC facilities and providing quality products clean and free of damage to the designated areas.
  • Manage all medical equipment to ensure proper maintenance by performing quality control checks, preventative maintenance, cleaning/sterilization techniques, and delivery/pickup preparation when servicing facilities.
  • Demonstrate working knowledge of the department's inventory and receiving modules by inspecting and verifying the accuracy of all inbound/outbound equipment.
  • Ensure returned products are picked up and returned daily to the designated areas in the warehouse.
  • Utilize system technology for up-to-date record keeping of all work activities into the computerized maintenance management system.
  • Ability to lift/push heavy objects from 75 lbs. up to 1000 lbs. of medical equipment (on wheels) up ramps, to load/unload equipment onto trucks daily, to stand/kneel/squat for extended periods of time during equipment processing along with no work limitations.
  • Deliver product to hospitals operating 26' box trucks and maintaining all service records for SCM vehicles.
  • Manage dispatch operations for the dispatch of medical specialty equipment, arrange transportation of specialty equipment between hospitals and track inventory closely. Dispatch of the shuttle bus system and collect required driver stats.
  • Driving between all UPMC facilities is required.

Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent and one-year supply warehousing experience and/or experience driving a box truck.
  • OR High school diploma and two years of experience with logistics or in dispatching buses, taxis, or Less-Than-Load (LTL) freight.  
  • OR Bachelor's Degree in a relevant/related field of study. 
  • OR Equivalent combination of education and experience. 
  • Driver’s License required
  • Valid CDL preferred

Licensure/Certification: (to be acquired after offer acceptance and before start date – we will provide instructions on how to obtain)

  • DOT Medical Card Clearance 
  • Act 33 Child Clearance w Renewal 
  • Act 34 Crim Clearance w Renewal 
  • Act 73 FBI Clearance 

UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

At UPMC, we strive to ensure that diversity, inclusion, dignity, respect, and cultural awareness is at the core of everything we do. By fostering an environment where every member of our team has a voice, regardless of race, ethnicity, gender identity, sexual orientation, faith, age, or culture, we aim to emphasize a simple point: who you are is important, and who you are has a place at UPMC.

Total Rewards

More than just competitive pay and benefits, UPMC’s Total Rewards package cares for you in all areas of life — because we believe that you’re at your best when receiving the support you need: professional, personal, financial, and more.

Our Values

At UPMC, we’re driven by shared values that guide our work and keep us accountable to one another. Our Values of Quality & Safety, Dignity & Respect, Caring & Listening, Responsibility & Integrity, Excellence & Innovation play a vital role in creating a cohesive, positive experience for our employees, patients, health plan members, and community. Ready to join us? Apply today.

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