Delivery Technician - Ephrata

Ephrata, PA | Service and Trades | Tracking Code: 62837

Job Description:

Provides delivery, set-up, education, function, and maintenance of home medical equipment and supplies.


Duties and Responsibilities

Essential Accountabilities:

  1. Educates patient, family, or caregiver on Physicians orders, procedures, maintenance and proper use of equipment based on patient’s age, size, weight, disease process and demonstrated needs.
  2. Ensures completeness of order when loading equipment and supplies prior to leaving facility.
  3. Delivery orders are completed in a timely manner in accordance with patients’ needs.
  4. Sets up equipment in accordance with manufacturer and GSH Home Med Care guidelines.
  5. Completes assigned paperwork pertinent to delivery and vehicle maintenance.
  6. Follows safety guidelines when transporting hazardous materials.
  7. Utilizes appropriate safety precautions based on proper selection of equipment, procedures, and supplies according to patient’s age, size, weight, disease process, and demonstrated need as appropriate.
  8. Completes required vehicle checks and required forms/reports prior to using vehicle.
  9. Always reviews with patient his/her financial responsibility at time of delivery.
  10. Always submits all delivery paperwork next working day.


  • Minimum Experience:
    • 1 – 2 years
  • Minimum Education:
    • High school diploma or G.E.D.
  • Preferred Experience:
    • HME background or product knowledge; delivery experience.
  • Physical Demands:
    • Heavy physical effort (lift/carry 11 to 25 lbs.)
    • Considerable reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling, crouching
    • Repetitious upper body movement (hand, arm, shoulder)
    • Pushes/pulls or moves/lifts heave equipment/supplies
    • Frequent prolonged standing/walking
  • Skills:
    • OtherStrong computer skills; Ability to drive in varying weather conditions in both urban and rural areas; Knowledge of standard office equipment (copier, printer, fax).
    • OtherMust possess a valid driver’s license in the current state of residence. Driving record must meet requirements established by WellSpan Risk Management.
    • The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.
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Why WellSpan Health?

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization comprises a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,600 physicians and advanced practice providers, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, eight respected hospitals, more than 20,000 employees and 200 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities. We are committed to transforming the health of the communities we serve and to educating the next generation of clinicians, staff and leaders.

Employment Benefits

  • Sign-on incentives for new employees (click here for details)
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Life and accidental death insurance
  • Supplemental life insurance
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • PTO bridging
  • Short-term disability
  • Educational assistance
  • Forgivable loan
  • Flexible spending
  • Credit union
  • Employee recreational activities
  • Childcare
  • Complimentary medicine discounts

Diversity & Inclusion

Welcome. Respect. Value.

Wellspan Health believes that diversity includes all the human characteristics that make each of us similar as well as different. We strive to make every person feel welcomed, respected, and valued while creating a safe and inclusive environment where we all have the individual freedom to express our uniqueness in a respectful manner.

WellSpan Health is an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color or any other protected class. WellSpan Health does, however, have a tobacco-free/nicotine-free hiring policy.

Quality of Life

Lancaster City was the capital of Pennsylvania from 1799 to 1812. Today, Lancaster County includes a vibrant downtown business district, desirable suburban neighborhoods and sprawling agricultural farms. Life in Lancaster County offers affordable housing, options for higher education, a thriving arts and cultural community, historical attractions, parks and recreational resources, an independent professional baseball team, fine dining and more. When visiting Lancaster, one can't help but recognizing the influence of the Pennsylvania Dutch — farm-to-table and beyond.

Conveniently located in southcentral Pennsylvania, Lancaster is within an easy commute to major cities and has ready access to public transportation. Residents can find local employment in healthcare, tourism, public administration, manufacturing, and both professional and semi-professional services. (Patient population: 535,000)