BJC Healthcare Lead Courier in Saint Louis, Missouri

Your Career. Made Better.

Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University Medical Center is the largest hospital in Missouri and is ranked as one of the nation's top hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. Barnes-Jewish Hospital's staff is composed of full-time academic faculty and community physicians of Washington University School of Medicine, supported by a house staff of residents, interns, fellows and other medical professionals. Recognizing its excellence in nursing care, Barnes-Jewish Hospital was the first adult hospital in Missouri to be certified as a Magnet Hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

Join Us!

Role Purpose

Responsible for assisting the supervisor with the daily operations and services provided by the courier services, which includes planning, organizing, staffing, and directing all courier personnel and activities for BJH within the framework and programs established by the System and expectations/needs of the laboratories and other customers


  • Coaches personnel, and serves as a role model and resource person for staff members.

  • Keeps equipment clean and functional including scanners and cell phones used to support daily operations

  • Responsible for receiving, warehousing, and distributions of specimens or material for specific routes

  • Delivers all services within specific time sensitive time frames providing excellent customer service and exemplifying ICARE values

  • Provides data on routes and couriers to support the on-time statistics maintained by the supervisors for customers and employees evaluations

Minimum Requirements


  • High School Diploma or GED


  • <2 years

Preferred Requirements


  • 2-5 years

Benefits Statement

Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

  • Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options- Pension Plan/403(b) Plan- 401(k) plan with company match- Tuition Assistance- Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts-On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)-Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

Legal Statement

The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

Equal Opportunity Employer

REQNUMBER: 1152947-2A