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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.
AMAZING INDIVIDUALS WORKING FOR POSITIVE PEOPLE at AIDS Healthcare Foundation! Does the idea of doing something that really makes a difference in people’s lives while being well-compensated intrigue you? Are you looking to work for an organization that encourages growth and success from each and every one of its employees? If so, AIDS Healthcare Foundation is the place for you! Founded in 1987,...
Title: Warehouse – Courier - Driver Adecco is currently assisting a local client in their search for an experienced Warehouse and Courier job in Brecksville, OH. This position is a temporary to hire job opportunity. If you meet the qualifications listed below please Apply Now! Job information: The primary responsibilities will include the responsibility for distribution of products/services for...
We're AutoNation - America's largest automotive retailer from coast to coast, with over 220 stores representing 34 different vehicle brands. Our vision is to be America's best place to buy and service cars and trucks. We do this by attracting great people to join our team who will delight our Customers and drive Customer loyalty. We offer great career opportunities from coast to coast, along with...
Farfetch is an innovative e-commerce company that brings the world’s best independent fashion boutiques to an international audience. Launched in October 2008, Farfetch is rapidly growing into a truly global company. Our family now includes more than 300 independent boutiques across Europe and North America, offices in London, New York, LA, Guimarães and São Paulo, and a team of 400 talented peop...
Drive a Company Van- requires heavy lifting If you can answer yes to the following questions we would like to speak to you! Do you have a valid driver’s license and a fairly clean driving record? Can you comfortably lift 70 pounds? Can you pass a criminal background check? Canon Business Process Services is currently seeking a Driver/ Courier to deliver heavy Mail bins and packages between mu...
Location: NY_NYC_Brooklyn Relocation Provided: No Relocation Offered Education Required: GED Experience Required: Not Indicated Position Description: The courier will be responsible for driving to customer locations to deliver/retrieve items that require secure, environmentally controlled storage. • Collects containers in various forms (size/weight) and returns to the company. • Ensures all...
Location: NY_NYC_Brooklyn Relocation Provided: No Relocation Offered Education Required: GED Experience Required: Not Indicated Position Description: CDL is required. The courier will be responsible for driving to customer locations to deliver/retrieve items that require secure, environmentally controlled storage. • Collects containers in various forms (size/weight) and returns to the compa...
City Fire Equipment, located in East Hanover NJ is looking for a full-time courier/delivery person to work in our warehouse. The job responsibilities include: - Picking up equipment at our distributors and bringing this equipment either back to the warehouse or to a job site. - Working in "The Store at City Fire", when needed - Generating sales for "The Store at City Fire" by introducing our s...
Courier Kingston location.Responsibilities: delivery of specimens, reports and documents Requirements: GED. Good driving record / valid driver's license. Excellent customer service skills Resume to *****...
TIMESUNION.COM JOBS Courier Responsibilities: delivery of specimens, reports and documents Requirements: GED. Good driving record / valid driver's license. Excellent customer service skills Resume to *****...
Position Description Position: Warehouse/Courier 1 Location: Indianapolis, IN Department: Preserve Schedule: M-F 8am-5pm Please fill out this application completely and you may be contacted for an interview. No phone calls, please. An MVR screening will be required for all driver/courier positions. An individual will not qualify for this position unless they have a clean driving record. A cl...
Providence Health & Services Everett, WA
Laboratory Courier Job Number: 64802 Schedule : On Call Shift : Variable Job Category : Materials Management Location : Washington-Everett Providence is calling a Courier to Providence Regional Medical Center Everett in Everett, WA. We are seeking an individual with a committment to safety to join our clinical laboratory services team. In this position you will: Pick up and deliver labora...
Tenet Healthcare Corporation St. Louis, MO
Description : Des Peres Hospital is currently seeking a Hospital Transporter/Driver who provides internal and external transportation services to patients, equipment and other items as directed. All functions are performed promptly, effectively and efficiently, observing infection control and patient safety guidelines at all times. Qualifications : EDUCATION AND TRAINING: High school graduat...
CACI Washington, DC
DRIVER/COURIER(88361) USA-VA-Ashburn Security Clearance:Secret Clearance Status:Must be Obtainable Schedule:Full Time : Type of Travel:Local Percent of Travel Required:Up to 75% Description Duties and Responsibilities: Operate a leased/company owned van/truckto performdelivery/pickup of equipment assets and assessories which requiresin and out access of the vehicle and in and out access ...
CACI International Inc. Ashburn, VA, 20147
Job Requisition Number: 88361 Category: Service Primary Location: Ashburn, VA, US Security Clearance: Secret Clearance Status: Must be Obtainable Schedule: Full Time Type of Travel: Percent of Travel Required: Up to 75% Description : Duties and Responsibilities: - Operate a leased/company owned van/truck to perform delivery/pickup of equipment assets and assessories which requires in and...
Laboratory Corporation of America Lincoln, NE
Full-time Courier position with our branch in Lincoln, NE. Hours are Monday through Friday 1:30P-10:00P You value communication, thrive on building relationships and have the ability to shine no matter the shifting business requirements. As our Service Representative, you’ll act as the face of LabCorp. Your route will include client-facing time in patient service centers, doctor’s offices and med...
University of MD Medical Center Baltimore, MD
Description What You Will Do: Main Function: Responsible for the safe, timely and accurate transport of patients, medical equipment and patient-related items to their destinations enabling physicians, nurses, technicians, and therapists to perform their duties in an effective manner. Ensures positive patient, customer and satisfaction, proper utilization of body mechanics, adherence to policies...
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. Description To operate company vehicles and provide courteous and efficient delivery and pick-up of packages; to...
Do you like driving, working out and about, being active and do not like sitting behind a desk? If you answered yes, this is a great opportunity for you. Please, no phone inquiries about the positions listed. Requirements: Valid Driver's License with less than 2 infractions and no DUI's in the last 10 years. Personal Vehicle (Small to Mid-Size Preferred) Working as a Courier/Independent Contr...
TD Bank Cust Center Bldg 2, Maine
About TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank®TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank, is one of the 10 largest banks in the U.S., providing more than 8 million customers with a full range of retail, small business and commercial banking products and services at approximately 1,300 convenient locations throughout the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Metro D.C., the Carolinas and Florida. In addition, TD B...
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$20,000.00 - $45,760.00
Typical Salary for Courier
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Education / Training
Some College Coursework Completed
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Forwards information by maintaining vehicles and pick-up and delivery schedules.
Rate of Growth
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Maintains service vehicles by completing inspections and operator maintenance.
Maintains scheduled deliveries by delivering items within the building.
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