Porter – Emergency Unit

Life Cosmos Hospital
Porter – Emergency Unit
A vacancy exists for a Porter, based at Life Cosmos Hospital, Mpumalanga, reporting to Henriette Harris, Unit Manager.  The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring the safe transport of patients to and from the units.
Critical Outputs
  • Conduct basic duties as allocated by the Unit Manager.
  • Ensure quality patient care and customer satisfaction according to Life Healthcare policies and procedures.
  • Maintaining excellent patient and customer care in accordance with Life Healthcare Standards.
  • Effective risk management of the unit by complying with Health, Safety and Infection Control policies and procedures.
  • Effective participation in the management of costs in the unit (stock, staffing and equipment).
  • Grade 12 or equivalent
  • Working experience in the hospital environment essential.
  • Experience in dealing with people.
  • Knowledge of hospital procedures.
  • Team player
  • Must be willing to work according to the flexi-hour system including night duty.
  • Position includes working shifts.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Reliable and trustworthy
  • Ability to work independently and use initiative to achieve set objectives.
  • Problem-solving, analysis and judgement
  • Resilience
  • Engaging diversity
  • Verbal & written communication and presentation
  • Influencing
  • Drive & energy
  • Excellence orientation
  • Building relationships
  • Customer responsiveness
  • Organisational awareness
  • Ethical behaviour
Rialta Marais
013 653 8045
086 206 4672
Closing date
Friday, July 16, 2021

Internal applicants – Before making an application, you are requested to discuss your application with your line manager. Only short listed candidates will be contacted. Should you not receive any communication after 2 weeks of closing date, kindly consider your application as unsuccessful.

External candidates will also be considered.

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