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Receiving Clerk

Weill Cornell Medicine
Job Location:
New York, New York
Administrative Assistants
Title: Receiving Clerk

Location: Upper East Side

Org Unit: Receiving

Work Days: Monday-Friday

Exemption Status: Non-exempt

Position Summary

Under direct supervision, is responsible for is responsible for the operational and day-to-day activities of the receiving area and performs various mailroom/clerical duties

Job Responsibilities
  • Answers phones, responds to inquiries and triages calls to appropriate personnel.
  • Sorts all received mail, packages, or correspondence by recipients' location and/or department.
  • Receives, signs and logs all incoming packages from delivery services and courier services.
  • Delivers packages to recipients.
  • May perform custodial or entry level mechanic functions as needed.

  • Previous experience in a receiving operations or related areas within a large complex organization
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Licenses and Certifications

Working Conditions/Physical Demands
  • Ability to work flexible hours, including weekends, early mornings and/or late nights;
  • Position requires working in a non-office environment where there are some physical discomforts such as noise, dust, heat, fumes and other elements which are continuously present;
  • Work is performed both indoors and outdoors;
  • Ability to grasp, lift and/or carry or otherwise move objects weighing a minimum of 80 pounds and push/pull objects up to 150 pounds;
  • Position requires the utilization of various hand carts, lifts, jacks to perform duties
Weill Cornell Medicine is a comprehensive academic medical center that's committed to excellence in patient care, scientific discovery, and the education of future physicians in New York City and around the world. Our doctors and scientists-faculty from Weill Cornell Medical College, Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences, and the Weill Cornell Physician Organization-are engaged in world-class clinical care and cutting-edge research that connect patients to the latest treatment innovations and prevention strategies. Located in the heart of the Upper East Side's scientific corridor, Weill Cornell Medicine's powerful network of collaborators extends to its parent university Cornell University; to Qatar, where an international campus offers a U.S. medical degree; and to programs in Tanzania, Haiti, Brazil, Austria and Turkey. Our medical practices serve communities throughout New York City, and our faculty provide comprehensive care at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, NewYork-Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital, and NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens. At Weill Cornell Medicine, we work together to treat each individual, not just their conditions or illnesses, as we strive to deliver the finest possible care for our patients - the center of everything we do. Weill Cornell Medicine is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Weill Cornell Medicine provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, color, age, religion, protected veteran or disability status, or genetic information.
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