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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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...
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...
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...
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...
EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law....
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...
Job Description Under general supervision, oversees courier/clerical services within DMC University Laboratories. Trains employees, resolves problems, maintains daily records, coordinates daily route assignments and assists with the department routing software. Minimum Qualifications 1. High school diploma or equivalent in order to organize reports, perform calculations and effectively deal with ...
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...
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 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...
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...
Description Performs sub-professional duties including providing patient care to meet their needs of activities of daily living; operations and maintenance or equipment. Assists licensed staff and physicians as directed within approved standards. Peforms housekeep duties in the OR rooms after procedures are completed. Performs other related duties as needed. Qualifications High School graduate ...
COURIER Local and Long Distance Courier work available for Independent Service Providers, days, nights and weekends. We have the work. Call Chris 781-589-7819....
COURIER DISPATCHER Experienced courier dispatcher needed for busy office. Compensation based on experience. Only experienced candidates need apply. Send Resume to *****...
Company Confidential SCHAUMBURG, IL, 60194
CDL B driver -if you meet the following qualifications: 1 yr verifiable exp., no more than 1 moving violation in the past yr, pass bkground physical, drug /aclohol test. Ability to perform physically demand- ing work. Must be fluent in English. Northwest suburbs. Up to $2500 sign on bonus. Call 847-816-6381 Posting provided by:...
Company Confidential Sharon, MA, 02067
COURIER - Medical Great opportunity for individual with professional appearance & excellent customer service skills to service medical accounts. Must have dependable vehicle. Daytime, weekend, evening and overnight shifts available. Apply online at: www.millersexpress.com...
Requirements: Our requirements include: · High school diploma or equivalent · Valid driver’s license with clean driving record and 1-2 years of direct driving experience · Working knowledge of navigational systems · Great interpersonal skills · Must be able to pass standardized color vision test Job Description: Temporary Courier position in Salina, KS. Hours are Monday through Friday 8:00A-4:3...
Requirements: High School Diploma or equivalent; must have a valid CA Driver's License; clean DMV record in the past 3 years. Prior driving/courier experience preferred. Post offer urine drug analysis and background check mandatory. Working knowledge of navigational systems and great interpersonal skills. Job Description: You value communication, thrive on building relationships and have the ab...
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...

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Courier

Salaries

$20,000.00 - $45,760.00
Typical Salary for Courier
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Education / Training

High School
26%
Bachelor's
26%
Some College Coursework Completed
24.7%
Associates
9.6%
Certification
8.2%
Vocational
2.7%
(73 Respondents)
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