The Jitney Driver and Messenger safely transports patients, their families, staff, specimens, medications and cargo between MSK Outpatient sites and the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Main Campus. Also, provides transportation and support to additional MSKCC sites.
Handle Jitney Bus Transportation:
Conduct a pre-trip inspection of the Jitney Bus in order to ensure that it is operating properly
Safely transports and delivers patients and staff primarily between 53rd Street, the Main Campus, and other various Manhattan MSKCC locations, within twenty minute runs, and/or forty minute round trips.
Makes trips between 53rd Street and Main Campus according to the Jitney Bus Schedule posted in dispatch office.
Remains with the Jitney Bus when passengers are on board
Handle Van Transportation:
Retrieves the MSKCC mini-van from parking garage prior to start of first trip of the scheduled work day.
Conducts a pre-trip inspection of the vehicle to ensure that it is operating properly. Pre-trip inspection includes, listening for irregular sounds in the motor; ensuring the vehicle has a clean exterior and a neat interior, fuel, and other necessary fluids, (i.e. Brake, Wind Shield Washer, Power Steering, etc.); and ensuring that all lights, lamps and signals are functioning properly.
Act as Messanger:
Picks up MSK-53rd Street supplies from General Stores on a daily basis at designated pick up times and as requested on an emergency basis.
Picks up and deliver mail from Main Campus and MSK-53rd Street mailrooms.
Retrieves and deliver medical instruments to Central Sterile Processing on a daily basis at designated pick up times.
High School Diploma or GED
One year driving for a major company or organization preferred
Commercial Driver's License Class B w/Passenger endorsement
Preferred: Defensive Driving Training
Internal Number: 2019-35459
About Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.