Medical Transport Specialist / Driver - P/T in Wallingford, CT at Quest Diagnostics

Date Posted: 11/27/2022

Job Snapshot

  • Location:
    3 Sterling Drive
    Wallingford, CT
  • Date Posted:
  • Function
  • Job Family
  • Remote
  • Position Type
    Regular Part-Time
  • Shift

Job Description

Quest Diagnostics Medical Transport Specialist / Driver

Wallingford,CT: part time, 8hrs/week: Saturday 3pm- 11pm

 $1,000 Sign on bonus for qualified applicants

We will provide you a career with a leader in the healthcare industry, by offering a wide variety of opportunities, a diverse work environment, and a robust rewards package! We provide you the tools & support to learn, grow and advance in a healthcare/logistics operations career.

Proof of COVID-19 vaccination will be required – exemptions from vaccination requirement for medical and religious reasons will be considered if a conditional offer of employment is extended.

Quest Wants you!

Do you want to make an impact in the Health of people in your community?
Do you like to drive? (have you transported Biomed or Pharmaceuticals before)
Are you tech savy? (have used handheld scanners, Smart Phone, Computers)

What we offer:
Career with a Leader in the Diagnostics Laboratory industry
Competitive Salary
Annual merit increases and bonuses
Career Advancement Potential

The base hourly wage for this position is $16.42 - $18.01. Salary offers are based on a wide range of factors including relevant skills, training, experience, education, and, where applicable, certifications obtained. Market and organizational factors are also considered. Successful candidates may be eligible to receive annual performance bonus compensation.

We are proud to offer best-in-class benefits and programs to support employees and their families in living healthy, happy lives. Our pay and benefit plans have been designed to promote employee health in all respects – physical, financial, and developmental.

Some of the benefits offered include:

§ Medical/Prescription Drugs
§ Dental

§ Vision

§ Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)
§ Supplemental Health Plans
§ 401(k) Plan – Company match dollar-for-dollar up to 5%
§ Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP)
§ Supplemental Life Insurance
§ Dependent Life Insurance
§ Short- and Long-Term Disability buy-up
§ Blueprint for Wellness
§ Emotional Well-Being Resources
§ Educational Assistance
§ Paid Time Off (PTO) / Health Time
§ Variable Compensation Plans


—Responsible for the safe, timely transportation of specimens, supplies, reports, equipment, and materials to the appropriate destination while protecting critical health information.
—Engage and develop relationships with customers and communicate client concerns to local leadership. 
—Maintain effective, level of communication with Local Leadership, to report service impacting issues. 
—Strong organizational skills Ability to follow company and department policies and procedures 
—Ability to handle multiple tasks and work in a fast-paced environment 


Required Work Experience:  

Valid Driver’s license with a minimum of 1 year driving experience and documentation of a Motor Vehicle Record with < three moving violation convictions within the previous 36-month period. 

Preferred Work Experience:  

1 year of experience in a customer service, logistics, or delivery related job strongly preferred.   

Physical and Mental Requirements:  

  • Position requires travel 
  • Extensive use of phone and hand held device (PC)      
  • Must be flexible and available based on staffing requirements; weekends, holidays, on call and overtime.             
  • Prolonged standing/sitting/walking/driving                 
  • Fine dexterity with hands/steadiness   
  • Able to lift up to 25 pounds; may occasionally need to lift 40 pounds; carrying up to 15 pounds for several minutes at a time 
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English with clients, supervisors and peers                
  • Vision-requires constant mental visual attention to details as well as ability to see well in limited light scenarios                                  
  • Balancing                              
  • Bending/kneeling             
  • Pushing/pulling  
  • Reaching/twisting 


General computer knowledge and experience with handheld scanner equipment preferred.   


  • Strong customer service skills 
  • Strong interpersonal skills 
  • Strong problem-solving skills 
  • Strong sense of collaboration 
  • Strong communication skills 
  • Strong decision-making skills 
  • Customer Focus  
  • Integrity  
  • Trust 
  • Act with a Sense of Urgency/ Importance 
  • Approachable 
  • Service driven 
  • Sincere 
  • Composure 
  • Professionalism 
  • Honesty  
  • Respect  
  • Patience 
  • Knowledgeable  
  • Self-Development 
  • Informing 
  • Drive for Results