Courier Jobs

Courier Jobs Overview


Courier as a job title encompasses a variety of positions that all have elements relating to logistics in industries and sectors such as medicine and health care, education, and government services. Couriers often enjoy considerable flexibility and self-direction as well as a working environment where they may not be required to engage directly or frequently with the public; they deliver supplies to contacts at businesses, hospitals, government agencies and other vendors of services. Workers occupying this position follow precise procedures for handling cargo, especially when delivering medical products.

Courier Job Education Requirements and Qualifications


Most courier or delivery driver positions require little more than a high school diploma or GED. Important qualifications may include possession of a valid driver's license, a safe driving record and vehicle insurance. Some positions may also wish for applicants to have a good criminal record with the ability to pass a background check or other pre-employment screening. Previous courier or delivery experience is highly desirable as well. Some positions may require the ability to lift a certain amount of weight, usually 50 or 55 pounds. For medical couriers, this may not be the case. These requirements will vary depending on the specific position and employer; however, an applicant's driving record and license will be essential factors for success in being hired as a courier.

Courier Job Market


The current market trend for couriers indicates that this occupation will experience a mild decline between now and 2020. This slightly downward prediction is less pronounced for those who specialize in local express delivery. Similar positions include Local Delivery Driver jobs.

Courier Job Salaries


Nationally, the median salary for a courier is $37,000 per year. Salaries for this job title are influenced by numerous factors, including geographical location, industry and experience. Jobs are most plentiful in urban or other high-density areas. In general, the top earners are those affiliated with the postal service, wired telecommunications carriers and durable goods wholesalers.
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Headquartered in Palo Alto, Theranos, Inc. is a consumer healthcare technology company. Theranos’ clinical laboratory offers comprehensive laboratory tests from samples as small as a few drops of blood at unprecedented low prices. Founded in 2003 by Elizabeth Holmes, Theranos’ mission is to make actionable health information accessible to people everywhere in the world at the time it matters, enab...
Iron Mountain enables 94% of the Fortune 1000 to smartly and securely manage their physical and digital information assets. With unmatched innovation and collaboration, our teams create information management solutions for our customers’ data, no matter what format, location or lifecycle stage it’s in and no matter where it’s kept. We are more than 17,000 people strong and growing. We’ve been a tr...
We're Satellite Healthcare, one of the country's most innovative providers of patient-centered dialysis and kidney disease services. Known for our collegial and supportive corporate culture, our medical and clinical staffs are highly motivated and committed to promoting patient wellness and improved quality of life. At our attractive and comfortable treatment centers, our patients receive unparall...
The principal reason for this job is to support the NASA Johnson Space Center (JSC) Life Sciences Directorate by ensuring that equipment is properly packaged and shipped to support all missions and ongoing studies. It is the responsibility of the Delivery/Courier to pick-up and deliver parcels needed to support the Bioastronautics Contract. The position requires the Delivery/Courier to be complian...
Iron Mountain enables 94% of the Fortune 1000 to smartly and securely manage their physical and digital information assets. With unmatched innovation and collaboration, our teams create information management solutions for our customers’ data, no matter what format, location or lifecycle stage it’s in and no matter where it’s kept. We are more than 17,000 people strong and growing. We’ve been a tr...
Iron Mountain enables 94% of the Fortune 1000 to smartly and securely manage their physical and digital information assets. With unmatched innovation and collaboration, our teams create information management solutions for our customers’ data, no matter what format, location or lifecycle stage it’s in and no matter where it’s kept. We are more than 17,000 people strong and growing. We’ve been a tr...
Company Description Founded in 1972, Compex Legal Services, Inc. is an industry leader in litigation support services to law firms and insurance carriers. Having pioneered a number of advances in the industry, our product lines include record retrieval, court reporting, and on-line document management. At Compex, we pride ourselves on providing the highest quality service and value to each client...
Courier/Driver QUICKSILVER EXPRESS COURIER Is now hiring 1st & 2nd shift drivers with their own vehicles. SM Trucks and minivans preferred. Work for the largest courier in MN. More deliveries per driver. If you like driving make it profitable with Quicksilver! • Start near home with your vehicle • $1000 hiring bonus for you vehicle • Employee Status • No Driver Fees • Paid Training • Paid ...
Catholic Health - Buffalo Lebanon, IN, 46052
Courier – Courier Services (Catholic Health): Primary responsibility is to provide scheduled and nonscheduled services for the movement of specimens, reports, payroll, banking, linen, and other materials between Catholic Health Systems hospitals, patient service centers and the Central Laboratory. Couriers shall maintain required records of materials that are transported and insure the coordinatio...
Citizens Memorial Healthcare Bolivar, MO, 65613
Performs daily functions relating to delivery and pick up of Clinic supplies; actively and consistently contributes to the department operations and communications; behaves in a manner consistent with the mission and objectives of CMH and performs other duties as requested...
A leading national courier company is seeking an Independent Contractor to provide delivery services to its customers in Ft Myers and surrounding areas. Cargo van only (no signs or logos) · Due to our customers needs a clean late model cargo van is required, no minivans or SUV or pickups · Must have a clean driving record · Must pass criminal background checks · Prior delivery experience is pr...
Job Description: This COURIER/RUNNER position at a large downtown law firm: Full time, sometimes in office, filing, etc. Sometimes walking to downtown courthouses and other law firms. Sometimes in your vehicle picking up and dropping off documents to other courthouses. Parking in garage is provided. Normal IRS mileage is paid for any miles driven in addition to the $8.50 per hour starting hour...
Mail Courier/ Driver ProHEALTH one of the largest private multi-specialty medical practices in the Northeast. We have been serving the health needs of Long Island and the Greater New York Metropolitan area since 1997. Along with outstanding physician leadership, state-of-the art technology, and advanced clinical laboratories, ProHEALTH patients enjoy comprehensive and superior medical services at...
Company Confidential Dallas, TX, 75206
Medical Courier Job Description Local DFW pathologylaboratory is currently seeking a self-motivated, professional, and client service oriented courier. The ideal candidate has a proven track record in client/customer service, and is extremely detail oriented, efficient, and professional with the ability to thrive in a fast-paced healthcare environment. This is a full-time position. Job Responsi...
Tracking Code 1838 Job Description Under the direct supervision of the Senior Warehouseman and responsible to the Manager of Purchasing and Material Control. Performs pick-up and delivery responsibilities utilizing an assigned hospital vehicle. Responsible for receiving, marking, storing, issuing, and delivery of all materials, stocked and non-stocked received into the storeroom. This includes de...
Iron Mountain enables 94% of the Fortune 1000 to smartly and securely manage their physical and digital information assets. With unmatched innovation and collaboration, our teams create information management solutions for our customers’ data, no matter what format, location or lifecycle stage it’s in and no matter where it’s kept. We are more than 17,000 people strong and growing. We’ve been a tr...
Job Description Under general direction, picks up and delivers specimens, reports, supplies, equipment and other materials to designated sites and clients of the Detroit Medical Center. Communicates with clients to resolve problems, verify accuracy of incoming and outgoing items, and responds to various client needs. Maintains vehicle, loads/unloads vehicle, and maintains daily route sheets. Mini...
NeoGenomics Laboratories – Courier ARE YOU SEEKING A REWARDING CAREER IN CANCER DIAGNOSTICS? If you answered YES - then join our team of dedicated leaders in the cancer diagnostics marketplace! NeoGenomics is a state of the art comprehensive testing laboratory headquartered in Fort Myers, Florida with additional locations in Florida, Tennessee, and California. Salary and benefits are generous a...
Sears, Roebuck and Co., a member of the Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: SHLD) family of companies, is a leading broadline retailer providing merchandise and related services. Sears, Roebuck offers its wide range of home merchandise, apparel and automotive products and services through more than 2,700 Sears-branded and affiliated stores in the United States and Canada, which includes over 890 f...
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Education / Training

High School
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Bachelor's
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Some College Coursework Completed
24.7%
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Certification
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