University of Utah Job Description
Provides assistance and information to incoming patients, visitors and staff to facilitate their entrance to, or exit from the hospital. Provides valet parking services for hospital patients and visitors, assists with traffic control in hospital parking areas; and maintains accurate documentation regarding valet parked vehicles.
Two years related experience such as customer service, parking enforcement or as a parking attendant or equivalency (one year of education can be substituted for two years of related work experience); a valid Utah Driver’s License at time of hire with no moving violations in the last two years; and a Heartsaver AED (Automatic Electronic Defibrilator) certification or obtain one within one month of hire required. Demonstrated human relations and effective communication skills are also required.
This position has no responsibility for providing care to patients.
Applicants must demonstrate the potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the position description.
This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.
The incumbent has the authority to issue special parking permits to those patients and visitors in need, according to the parking services policy; waive violations when necessary; and recommend changes in service to increase efficiency.
Challenges encountered include creating a positive impression among patients and visitors, for often the first and last experience of the hospital visit is with the parking valet or service officer. The incumbent is also responsible to assist, move or lift patients in an appropriate safe manner into or out of their vehicle or wheelchair; and must be knowledgeable of hospital locations such as offices and clinics, to offer accurate direction to patients and guests.
This position involves standing, walking, visual acuity, manual dexterity and working in the outdoor elements
250 East 200 South, Suite 125,
Salt Lake City, Utah 84111
Phone: 801.581.2169 Email: AskHR@utah.edu
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