Porter

at Edubuzz
Location Cape Town, South Africa
Date Posted Jan 14, 2021
Category Other / General Jobs
Job Type Full-time

Description

REQUIREMENTS: Minimum requirement: Basic numeracy and literacy. Experience: Appropriate porter experience, health environment experience will be a further advantage. Inherent requirements of the job: Willingness to work shifts, overtime, and ability to report for duty at 6:45 (weekends included). Willingness to handle bodies (corpses). Ability to handle heavy objects. Competencies (Knowledge/skills): Ability to communicate in two of the three official languages in the Western Cape.

DUTIES: Accompany walking patients and transport sitting/non-walking patients per trolley or wheelchair between wards and treatment areas. Assist with loading of patients in/out of ambulances/vehicles. Assist with the transfer of patients to beds/trolleys and vice versa. Responsible for the transportation of corpses from wards to the mortuary and entering details in the mortuary register and responsible for the cleaning of the mortuary. Direct or accompany visitors to various destinations and reply to requests from wards/clinics. Carry medical and other documentation (patient files, reports, etc.) towards/treatment and other admin areas.

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