Courier ~ Driver

Sanford Health | Sioux Falls, SD

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Posted Date 5/04/2020

Courier ~ Driver (Sioux Falls Route) PRN


Job Description

PRN (as needed) Variable Schedule depending on specific route run(Day/evening) Sun-Fri.


Daily Duties:

(1) Laboratory Sample Pick-up, Oversight, Documentation

(2) SCM Supply and Interoffice Mail Distribution to locations within Sioux Falls

(3) Driving

(4) Customer Service

(5) Laboratory Supply Distribution


The Supply Chain Management Courier transports medical records, laboratory specimens, pharmaceuticals, pharmaceutical supplies, x-rays, correspondence, freight, and miscellaneous items to ensure efficient flow of information and materials throughout all Sanford Health entities and Sanford Health clients.


The courier drives a company vehicle to perform his/her job functions and must follow all Sanford vehicle polices as well as state and federal driving laws.


This position may have access to medication storage areas in order to transport and stock secured items.


The Supply Chain Management courier will demonstrate patience, kindness, and cooperation with clients and co-workers.   The courier position may also be asked to adjust schedules to meet needs as the discretion of the supervisor / manager.


Previous experience is preferable, but not essential.  Worker receives on-the-job training with close supervision.  Familiarity with location, various personnel and departments with general hospital regulations.  Good organizational skills.  Understanding of medical supplies.  Must be carefully groomed and observe good personal hygiene.


When students are providing patient care, treatment, and/or services as a part of their training, any/all employees may be asked to supervise the students./all employees may be asked to supervise the students.


Required Skills

Applicant must have outstanding customer service skills. Position requires direct contact with Sanford Clients on a daily baisis.  Position requires driving in all weather condidtions throughout the year and the pick up and distribution of Lab Samples and supplies.


Employee must have a current valid Category II driver’s license, and must meet all medical guidelines for Sanford Health Category II drivers.


Required Experience

Must be able to perform job duties in all road and weather conditions.  Must be willing to work evenings and weekends.  May occasionally be asked to work extended hours as requested by supervisor.  When a  route is canceled due to bad weather, the Courier is responsible for safe keeping of all specimens picked up prior to cancellation. Scheduled work hours will vary based on the needs of the department or at the discretion of the supervisor. Employees for Sanford Supply Chain Management Transportation may be required to travel to any Sanford facility or client to cover any shift as deemed appropriate by the supervisor / manager.


Job Location

Sioux Falls, South Dakota, United States

Position Type


Shift Description


The position requires work during

Evenings, Weekends, Days

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