Life at Guelph General Hospital

Dispatch Attendant

Working within our wonderful Stores Department this position involves replenishment of end-user stocking locations, end-user supply cart maintenance, delivery of non-stock orders, inventory control, picking and staging of supplies for delivery and other miscellaneous tasks that ensure product supply service to end-user points ensuring Materials Management commitments to the facility are efficiently and effectively delivered.   


  • Proven recordkeeping & organizational skills                      
  • Excellent written & oral communication skills
  • Basic computer skills
  • Secondary School diploma
  • Must be physically capable of performing job including: extended periods of walking, bending, lifting, carrying, etc.
  • Must be able to make decisions on quality and accuracy of work and show initiative 
  • Must be able to organize and prioritize workload while functioning independently with minimum supervision
  • Must have above average public relations skills combined with the ability to relate well under pressure in a positive, courteous, cooperative manner.
  • Ability to develop and maintain strong working relationships with end-users
  • Two years recent Materials Management experience with exposure to purchasing and physical logistics, or equivalent combination of education and experience – preferred.
  • Knowledge of hospital Purchasing/Receiving and previous experience with computerized Materials Management applications – preferred.
  • Knowledge of medical supply and equipment products and terminology – preferred.

Qualified applicants are invited to submit a detailed resume with reference to Job # CS-14-DA


Guelph General Hospital is committed to fostering a safe and healthy work environment which provides equal opportunities to people with disabilities.

While we appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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