Responsible for route scheduling, adjusting as needed and employee performance management of the Transportation Department
Responsible for covering all routes when necessary
Monitor STAT turnaround time and trouble shoot issues
Required to conduct quarterly staff meetings to convey Laboratory and Safety Issues
Performs pick-up and delivery service of test samples, supplies, and reports within a specified route
Ensures proper packing, labeling, and transport of items to and from Laboratory to maintain specimen integrity
Acts as primary transportation contact between the Laboratory, Couriers, and clients while carrying out service functions
Maintains and audits accurate route sheets of couriers including analysis of supplies and specimens, including time and number of stops
Will follow Physician’s Automated Laboratory, Inc. Vehicular Driver Safety Standards, SOP# 9.095, and applicable governmental motor vehicle operation laws and regulations
Performs weekly safety and operational check on the vehicle typically assigned and reports problems to the Distribution Supervisor
Maintains contact with Laboratory, Laboratory Supervisors, Clients, Client Services Representative and draw sites via two-way radio or other communication device.
Must complete all performance appraisals due in the applicable quarter, month, or other established guideline
Must carry out the supervisory functions of all staff members including, but not limited to, scheduling, performance appraisals, competency and training, employee recognition, coaching and warnings
In addition to an employee’s typical work schedule, this position may require employees to work overtime, weekends, split shifts, and holidays if needed by the Company.
Participates in and supports all Quality Assurance and Quality Improvement endeavors for the laboratory, as applicable.
Other duties may apply as necessary