Home Medical Equipment Delivery Driver (Full Time)



Job Description: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 AccountabilitiesDeliveries, setups, and pickups of home medical/oxygen equipment within an assigned route in a prompt, courteous, and professional mannerResponsible for coordinating vehicle maintenanceSafely loading and unloading of home medical and oxygen equipmentWork within a high safety standard while identifying and communicating any safety hazards at delivery sitesResponsible 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 sitesProvide verbal product education and supporting documentation to clients in accordance with company proceduresTroubleshoot equipment malfunctionsMaintain good housekeeping practicesComplete daily inventory tasksAbility to work various shifts, including days, evenings, weekends, and holidaysMust 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 EducationHigh school graduate or equivalent experience Experience3 years valid driver’s license with a clean driving record1-year experience driving with similar type vehicle preferred1-year experience working in a customer service environment Knowledge / Skills / AbilitiesMust be safety orientedAbility to exert maximum muscle force to lift, push, pull, or carry objects up to 75 poundsMust comply with internal policies, procedures, and Government regulationsStrong ability to set priorities and follow through on tasks within tight deadlinesProficiency in Microsoft 365: Must be able to efficiently use Microsoft Teams, Outlook, Excel, and WordProficiency using smart phone technologyStrong attention to detailMust be a team playerMust have strong customer focus and patienceMust be dependable and accountable (attendance and punctuality) Nature and Scope Contacts:Ability to communicate effectively with internal and external customersSupervisors/ManagersCustomersHealthcare 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 customersIdentify and communicating any safety hazards at delivery sitesMaintaining, 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 poundsAbility to use hands and arms in handling, installing, positioning, and moving materials, and manipulating parts and tools repetitivelyPerforming 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 poundsAbility 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 positionsAbility to spend long periods of time sitting while driving Working Environment:Company vehicleCustomer sites (residential homes, long-term care facilities, retirement homes, hospitals)Warehouse/OfficeOutdoors 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.Company Description:Medigas is singularly committed to helping people live better lives and supporting the medical professionals who make it all possible. For 50 years, Medigas has been providing physicians and their patients with home oxygen therapy, sleep therapy and home medical equipment. Throughout Canada, our name has become synonymous with quality home healthcare. Job ID: 19959183

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