Facilities & Engineering Careers at Lifespan

Transporter Job

Job Number: TMH16596

Job Title: Transporter

Department: Distribution - 1104932

Facility: The Miriam Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

High School graduate or equivalent level of education normally attained in courses at secondary school levels...

Effective interpersonal communication skills. Read, write legibly and speak English.

Reading ability to check name bracelets, envelopes, etc. to ensure proper delivery.

Demonstrated knowledge and skills necessary to provide transport services to patients, with consideration of the age, physical and cultural needs of each patient.


May require up to three months to become proficient in routines performed.

Under the general supervision of the Supervisor Transport and according to established procedures, transports patients, mail, medical records, laboratory specimens, equipment and any patient related materials to all areas within the hospital complex. All essential functions performed in this position reflect the age specific needs of the patients.