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Class D Part-Time Driver

Join Canada’s Lifeline!

We are currently seeking Regular Class D Part-Time Drivers to join our Logistics Team in Brampton!

Be part of a dynamic, innovative, collaborative, diverse and caring organization committed to saving and improving the lives of Canadians. We are the connection between the sincere generosity of donors, and the heartfelt appreciation of recipients. Thousands of Canadians depend on our programs every day for reliable access to safe blood, plasma, stem cells, organs and tissues.

In this role, you will be responsible for transporting personnel, equipment, supplies and blood products.  You will also assist in blood donor clinic set-up and dismantling, as well as other clinic team duties as assigned.  Work is performed in a regulated environment and in accordance with Good Manufacturing Practices.

As we you ready to embark on a meaningful and inspiring journey, where what you do matters? Be part of Canada’s lifeline. Because we can all be the reason, the connection, that keeps Canadians living.
 

Position: Class D Part-Time Driver
Organization: Canadian Blood Services
Location: ,  ON 
Canada
Salary:
Posting Start Date: 11/3/2021
Date Posted: 11/3/2021
Requirements

Requirements

Checks packing lists and other forms and loads vehicle with clinic equipment and supplies.

Transports staff, donors, volunteers, equipment, supplies, mail and promotional materials to and from blood donor clinics, Canadian Blood Services sites, hospitals, and other locations as required.

Loads and unloads equipment and supplies at mobile and permanent sites. 

Carries, sets up and dismantles equipment and supplies at mobile blood donor clinics.

Packs, receives, verifies and completes documentation related to specimens, blood/products and other supplies for transport.

Transports blood/products under appropriate temperature conditions in a timely manner to the appropriate area and ensures blood/products are within the appropriate temperature ranges.

Maintains vehicle for fuel, oil, water, and reports mechanical defects to the appropriate parties.

Completes daily circle checks, cleans vehicles, logs all mileage.

May be assigned to operations at blood donor clinics as deemed necessary by the assigned supervisor, with the exception of running beds; and may carry or assist in carrying frozen plasma for shipping.

Qualifications

Must possess a Secondary School diploma and a valid drivers’ license, minimum Class D
Must possess a clean Driver's Abstract.
Minimum 24 months verifiable professional driving experience in the last three years.
A minimum of four years of total driving experience is preferred. 
Must be capable of operating motor vehicles of various sizes and have the ability to be certified in defensive driving, transportation of dangerous goods, and first aid. 
At least one continuous year of professional experience driving large vehicles is required.
Experience working in a regulated environment is an asset. 
Strong communication skills in English, and a demonstrated use of good judgement is required. 
Must have excellent interpersonal & customer service skills & have the ability to work in a team setting. 
The physical ability to load, unload, & carry heavy clinic equipment & supplies up & down ramps is required. 
Must be available to work variable shifts – days, evenings, overnights, weekends, and some holidays. 

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates being considered for an interview will be contacted. To apply, please visit: https://blood.ca/en/careers/job-opportunities

Job Location: Brampton, Ontario, Canada                                                            Application Deadline: Posted until filled

Employment Status: Regular Part-Time                                                               Classification: OPSEU (S), Local 200

 

Status: This listing expires on: 11/3/2022
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Canadian Blood Services
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Canada
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https://blood.ca/en/careers/job-opportunities