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Providence Health & Services Transporter in Olympia, Washington


Providence is calling a Transporter (0.9 FTE/36 hours per week, Night Shift) to work in Patient Transportation at Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia, Washington.

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Transporter performs duties involving the movement of patients, items, and equipment to and from various nursing units and destinations within the hospital. The transporters' primary focus is to respond to and complete tasks within the departmental productive standards, these tasks are assigned to them by the Transport-Tracking automated dispatch system and their supervisor. Transport must promote team concept with fellow staff members by using lifting devices to ensure a safe transfer.

In this position you will:

  • Transport patients via wheelchair, stretcher, bed, morgue cart, to and from clinical, ancillary and support departments throughout PSPH.

  • Function independently through the utilization of an interactive voice response computer based Patient Tracking System.

  • Ability to operate the Transport Tracking system appropriately and efficiently by demonstrating proper phone use and following system processes.

  • Transport only the correct patient in the correct manner of conveyance.

  • Transporting, stocking, and locating of materials, supplies, specimens, equipment and miscellaneous items.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • 6 months involved in the movement of ambulatory and non-ambulatory patients in a Health care setting or 2 or more years of military service.

  • Current AHA Basic Life Support (BLS) certification

About the hospital you will serve:

Providence St. Peter Hospital is a 390-bed, not-for-profit regional teaching hospital. Located in Olympia, WA, St. Peter offers comprehensive rehabilitation, medical, surgical and behavioral health services. We have been ranked as one of the top 100 hospitals and as one of 10 premier healthcare employers in the nation and have recently achieved the coveted Magnet®" recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center®. Our hospital rests on a 173-acre campus, much of which includes natural forest and preserved wetlands that maintain a healing environment for patients and staff.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Night

Job Category: Patient Services

Location: Washington-Olympia

Req ID: 331609