Job Logistics Attendant in Barrie

Logistics Attendant

Job description
Job Description:

This is a Temporary Part Time position working Friday and Saturdays 2300-0700 plus additional shifts based on availability

Position Summary:

  • The Logistics Attendant is responsible to provide a high degree of service to all internal departments and patients throughout the hospital.
  • Maintain and replenish appropriate stock levels for all medical surgical supplies.
  • Responsible for scanning, unpacking and putting away supplies.
  • Deliver equipment and non-stock items to end users in a timely and efficient fashion.
  • Responsible for the safe and efficient movement of patients via a wheelchair, stretcher or bed which may include patients with oxygen tanks, intravenous pumps, and other equipment.
  • May occasionally be responsible for inspecting and preparing documentation of products being received/shipped as well as provide back up for the receiver function.



  • High School Graduate
  • Additional courses in Inventory Control, Logistics or Supply Chain Management would be considered an asset.


  • 1-2 years of logistics experience in a computerized environment is required.
  • Experience in a healthcare environment would be considered an asset.


  • Demonstrated ability to communicate clearly in English, both verbally and in writing.
  • Demonstrated excellence in interpersonal and customer service skills.
  • Effective problem solving and critical thinking skills.
  • Proficiency with computers and software, including barcode scanners.
  • Very good physical health, as handling of heavy items is a daily requirement.
  • Ability to push and pull wheeled equipment and moveable carts
  • Physical demands include:
    • Able to lift, push and pull heavy loads (up to 60 lbs)
    • Repetitive light and heavy lifting
    • Extensive walking throughout the shift
    • Frequent standing throughout the shift


  • Product knowledge of medical surgical supplies an asset.
  • Pleasant manner with neat appearance as patient interaction is a part of daily function.
  • Ability to prioritize workload with varying deliverables.
  • Ability to work both within a team and independently with minimal supervision.
  • Adherence to policy and procedures related to health and safety and patient safety
  • Must maintain confidentiality pertaining to patients and staff.
  • Ability to work flexible hours including weekends, afternoons, evening and midnight shifts.


  • Establishing, maintaining and replenishing appropriate stock levels for all medical surgical supplies through accurate inventory scanning, delivery and replenishment.
  • Serves as a liaison between staff on units and Logistics Manager.
  • Providing timely service regarding amendments to inventory levels on supply carts.
  • Maintenance of supply carts including affixing labels, keeping products orderly and clean, rotation of stock, checking for expired product and adjusting par levels based on ordering patterns.
  • Ensure supply rooms are maintained in a clean and orderly condition.
  • Transporting of patients by wheelchair, stretcher or bed to appropriate areas such as clinical units, treatment or consultation areas.
  • Transporting of equipment and supplies to clinical units to ensure the smooth flow of operations
  • Providing safe patient transport by ensuring equipment is clean and in working condition.
  • Reports any improperly working equipment to supervisor.
  • Picks up equipment and supplies for reprocessing.
  • Picks up equipment identified as for disposal.
  • Other duties as assigned

Job Logistics Attendant in Barrie

Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre