Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Messenger, Lab Medicine in New York, New York

Messenger, Lab Medicine

Job Posting Number: 21360

Allied Health – Laboratory Medicine

New York,NY

August 9, 2018

Company Overview:

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.

For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Details:

Main Function: Safely retrieves, transports and delivers all materials (e.g., specimens, mail, treatments, etc.) across/between MSKCC sites.

You Are:

  • Motivated to provide exceptional customer service.

  • Action oriented and eager to take on new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.

  • Adaptable in your approach and demeanor in real time to match the shifting demands of different situations.

  • A good decision maker, with proven success of making timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward.

  • Adept at planning and prioritizing work to meet commitments aligned with organizational goals.

  • Committed to high standards of productivity.

You Will:

  • Pick up and delivers mail to/from Main Campus mailroom and other designated locations.

  • Retrieve and deliver medical instruments to Central Sterile Processing on a daily basis at designated pick up times.

  • Transport all materials (e.g., specimens, mail, treatments, etc.) from off-site locations to designated locations in an approved container.

  • Communicate professionally and politely with the hospital staff and patients.

  • Respond affirmatively to pick-up requests for off-site locations and from within Main Campus.

  • Answer the phone clearly and professionally, identifying self and location.

  • Obtain all the required information from the caller (e.g., name of caller, time of the call, extension caller is calling from, item being picked up, area item is being picked up from, name of recipient, stat/hand deliver).

You Have:

  • Minimum Education: High School Diploma or GED.

  • Knowledge of basic internet navigation and e-mail.

Hours of Work:

  • 37.5 hours per week.

  • Must have a flexible schedule.

MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

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