Visitor Transport

Purpose of the Role:  To offer a courtesy transport system within the grounds of the hospital      to visitors and patients, being admitted or discharged


Specific Duties:


  • Ensure the buggy is clean and in good working order.
  • Ensure the safety of passengers (checking seat belt is on etc) at all times
  • Drive the buggy around a designated circuit, picking up and dropping passengers off as required
  • Assist with luggage/walkers as required
  • Provide excellent customer service
  • Prompt passengers especially on the rear seats to wear seat belts
  • Ensure all passengers are safely seated with legs off the ground before driving the buggy (get out and check back seat passengers).
  • To plug the battery into the buggy at the end of each shift and ensure the plug at the wall is switched on
  • To follow COVID guidelines for the buggy (guidelines on the buggy).


Personal Attributes Required:

  • Current Australian Driver’s Licence
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills (listening, speaking, nonverbal)
  • Non judgemental attitude
  • Empathy
  • A friendly and helpful attitude
  • A genuine interest in and liking of people.
  • A willingness to commit to a regular shift.
  • A willingness to undergo orientation and training and to attend other training/meetings as required