Hiring: Post of diver opened at Millennium Heights Medical Complex, St Lucia

Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons for employment in the post of DRIVER at the Millennium Heights Medical Complex, St Lucia.

Hiring: Post of diver opened at Millennium Heights Medical Complex, St Lucia
Hiring: Post of diver opened at Millennium Heights Medical Complex, St Lucia

Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons for employment in the post of DRIVER at the Millennium Heights Medical Complex, St Lucia.

A. OBJECTIVE AND RELATIONSHIP

  • Provides patient and staff transportation services as well as general transportation services as required at the Hospital.

B. MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Required to use the assigned vehicle (patient transporting service) solely for the purpose of transporting OKEU patients to any medical institution (Tapion, etc.) as referred/ directed by a Medical Doctor or a Nurse-in-charge.
  • Maintain an ambulance Log Book with captures of the travel details.
  • Transport staff of OKEU hospital to and from scheduled points at prescribed times.
  • Responsible for transportation of doctors On Call to and from their prescribed locations as required.
  • Transport office furniture, equipment and supplies from one department to another, when required.
  • Assist with transportation of staff who work the night shift.
  • Maintain a log of all vehicular activities in the Logbook. Information must be detailed as follows:
  • Vehicle registration number
  • Driver’s name and signature
  • Purpose of journey
  • Person authorizing journey
  • Time Out/ In
  • Speedometer reading: Out/ In; Runs
  • Fuel amount (gals)
  • Signature of person issuing fuel.
  • Responsible to ensure that the vehicle keys are signed for in the Vehicle Key Log when taking and returning vehicle keys.
  • Logging of all trips in the “Log Book” accurately.
  • Responsible to maintain the vehicles in driving condition and reports mechanical problems to the Security Officer
  • Wash the vehicles at least twice a week.
  • Required to be available to respond to driving needs of OKEU Hospital.
  • Adherence to the OKEU Drivers Manual.

C. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • Demonstrate knowledge and technical expertise relevant to the job
  • Extensive knowledge of the operations and features of the assigned vehicle.
  • Ability to recognize vehicle maintenance needs.
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Customer orientation
  • Conscientious with the use of business owned vehicles
  • Effective implementation of duties, responsibilities and assignments as defined in the job description.
  • Compliance with Department Guidelines and Standard Operating Procedures.
  • Knowledge of Traffic Laws and Regulations.
  • Limited to zero infractions including vehicular accidents or reports of reckless use of vehicle assigned.
  • Ability to maintain standards for personal appearance and deportment.
  • Ability to plan & organize one’s work schedule effectively.

D. ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

  • School Leaving Certificate
  • Valid Drivers’ License.
  • Minimum two (2) years’ experience in a similar role

E. SALARY

Salary will be commensurated with qualifications and experience. When submitting their application, people will have to indicate the title of the position which they are applying for in the SUBJECT LINE. Interested persons are invited to submit a letter of application, Curriculum Vitae, along with certified copies of documents pertaining to qualifications, plus two (2) recent references via email careers@mhmc.lc and addressed to:

  • Director of Administration
  • Millennium Heights Medical Complex
  • Millennium Highway
  • Castries, St. Lucia

The deadline to send applications is August 7, 2023. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.