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Home Medical Equipment Delivery Rep (Full Time)

Linde Canada

Full-Time • Timmins Region

At Medigas, the healthcare division of Linde Canada, Inc., you’ll join talented and diverse people throughout Canada, all working hard to make a difference in our client’s lives and make our organization successful. You will work to support, develop and implement challenging and meaningful client-focused programs and you will be trusted to take on responsibility early in your career. Our employees’ contributions are valuable to our company, our clients, our communities and our shareholders.


Since the late 1960s, Medigas has been a leader in serving the Canadian healthcare market with the provision of home oxygen therapy, respiratory services, medical gases and related medical equipment. Everything we do is born out of our commitment to help people live better lives and to support the medical professionals who make it all possible.


Primary Purpose

This position is responsible for providing home delivery and pickup of home medical and oxygen equipment products, including respiratory equipment to clients.


Key Accountabilities

  • Deliveries, setups, and pickups of home medical/oxygen equipment within an assigned route in a prompt, courteous, and professional manner
  • Responsible for coordinating vehicle maintenance
  • Safely loading and unloading of home medical and oxygen equipment
  • Work within a high safety standard while identifying and communicating any safety hazards at delivery sites
  • Responsible for completing various regulatory paperwork, including TDG, Vehicle Inspection Reports, Hours of Service etc.
  • Complete routine assessments of equipment and identify potential repairs at customer sites
  • Provide verbal product education and supporting documentation to clients in accordance with company procedures
  • Troubleshoot equipment malfunctions
  • Maintain good housekeeping practices
  • Complete daily inventory tasks
  • Ability to work various shifts, including days, evenings, weekends, and holidays
  • Must be available for afterhours/on-call emergency service on a rotational basis


All employees of Linde Canada Inc. are expected to follow Company and departmental safety policies, procedures, and work practices at all times. Employees are also responsible for the completion of all safety training, as assigned. Employees with staff supervision and/or management responsibilities will ensure that assigned staff abide by the above, and actively identify, assess, and correct safety hazards, as required.


Required Qualifications

Education

  • High school graduate or equivalent experience


Experience

  • 3 years valid driver’s license with a clean driving record
  • 1-year experience driving with similar type vehicle preferred
  • 1-year experience working in a customer service environment


Knowledge / Skills / Abilities

  • Must be safety oriented
  • Ability to exert maximum muscle force to lift, push, pull, or carry objects up to 75 pounds
  • Must comply with internal policies, procedures, and Government regulations
  • Strong ability to set priorities and follow through on tasks within tight deadlines
  • Proficiency in Microsoft 365: Must be able to efficiently use Microsoft Teams, Outlook, Excel, and Word
  • Proficiency using smart phone technology
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Must be a team player
  • Must have strong customer focus and patience
  • Must be dependable and accountable (attendance and punctuality)


Nature and Scope

Contacts:

  • Ability to communicate effectively with internal and external customers
    • Supervisors/Managers
    • Customers
    • Healthcare Professionals, Sales, Customer Service, Dispatchers, Warehouse peers


Level of Responsibility:

  • Able to work alone when required and in a team environment.


Decision-Making Authority:

  • Ability to troubleshoot equipment issues and provide solutions to customers
  • Identify and communicating any safety hazards at delivery sites
  • Maintaining, evaluating, and updating daily vehicle routes to accommodate urgent requests to ensure efficient delivery of products to customers


Physical and Sensory Demands:

  • Ability to exert maximum muscle force to lift, push, pull, or carry objects up to 75 pounds
  • Ability to use hands and arms in handling, installing, positioning, and moving materials, and manipulating parts and tools repetitively
  • Performing physical tasks that require considerable use of your arms and legs and moving your whole body, such as climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, and handling of materials up to 75 pounds
  • Ability to use abdominal and lower back muscles to support part of the body repeatedly or continuously over time to complete specific maintenance tasks.
  • Ability to complete tasks in restricted spaces or awkward positions
  • Ability to spend long periods of time sitting while driving


Working Environment:

  • Company vehicle
  • Customer sites (residential homes, long-term care facilities, retirement homes, hospitals)
  • Warehouse/Office
  • Outdoors in inclement weather (rain, snow, heat, cold, etc.)


Linde has an extensive background check process which may include but is not limited to, a criminal background review, pre-employment medical, driver's license and abstract review, and may also include reference checks, employment and education verification.


At Linde, we strive to create a work environment that treats all employees with respect, supports new thoughts and ideas, encourages growth and development, recognizes our differences, and embraces inclusion. All qualified candidates from these groups, but not limited to, women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity are encouraged to apply.


Job Expires: 2021-12-21

Contact Information

Linde Canada

Timmins Timmins, ON, Canada

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