Please note that this position is a part-time appointment
UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 8/15/2022 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.
Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 8/24/2022. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.
The Radiology Department Patient Transporter is a highly visible position working throughout the Department of Radiology. Under general supervision, responsible for transporting or directing patients and visitors to appropriate destinations within the Department. Provides technical, patient care and clerical support to technologists. Prepares patients for radiographic procedures including, but not limited to, CT, MRI and Ultrasound exams.
Contributes to cost containment by maintaining established PAR levels of office supplies, forms, and linens. Participates in cross training to obtain seamless operations within the Imaging department, including a working with Radiology Information System (RIS), EPIC and other ancillary computer systems such as iShare and teletracking. This position is multi-faceted and requires proficiency in several areas in addition to providing a welcoming first impression.
BART or BLS at time of hire with commitment to get BART within six (6) months of hire date.
One (1) year recent experience in a similar role and setting, Two (2) years recent experience preferred.
Basic computer skills required, such as MS Word, Excel and Outlook.
Ability to remain calm in stressful situations.
Excellent communication skills required.
Must be able to work flexible hours, including days, evenings, nights, weekends, holidays, on-call, and overtime, as needed.
Must be able to work various locations according to business need.
Must be able to stand and walk for long periods of time.
Must be able to lift over 50 pounds and able to push/ pull a gurney or bed with patients weighing up to 300 pounds.
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