Respiratory Service Technician job – Specialized Medical Services – Denver, CO

Respiratory Service Technician

Specialized Medical Services

12 reviews

Denver, CO

Premier Medical Corporation, a subsidiary or Specialized Medical Services, is a distributor of respiratory therapy products and services to long term care facilities, and homecare patients. We are well known in the industry for exceptional respiratory therapy knowledge and outstanding customer service. PMC offers a broad assortment of high-quality, brand-name merchandise to long term care facilities as well as home care patients. We are seeking a local delivery driver who would like to make local deliveries to homecare patients.

The Respiratory Services Technician is responsible for the delivery, set-up and pick up of DME equipment, oxygen products, and supplies to patients/clients and nursing facilities/customers within a specified area. CDL is preferred, but not required. Assistance is provided to obtain and pay for a commercial driver’s license for applicable positions.

At Premier Medical, we appreciate our employees’ hard work. That’s why we are proud to offer:

  • Paid Training
  • Competitive Wages
  • CDL Training and Reimbursement
  • A Benefits Packet that includes paid holidays & paid time off, health insurance (medical, dental, vision, life, disability and flexible spending account), 401k Retirement Account with Company matching.

Responsibilities include,but are not limited to:

  • Abides by all DOT and FDA regulations as they pertain to the business.
  • Pulls or assists in pulling equipment and supplies from the warehouse as prescribed on patient/client delivery tickets.
  • Loads equipment on trucks, including both equipment to be delivered that day and established par levels of extra equipment, oxygen systems, and related supplies.
  • Plans daily route to ensure the most efficient use of time and drives delivery vehicles on the pre-planned route.
  • Delivers and pickups durable medical equipment, oxygen, and supplies to and from home care patients and clients in a timely manner.
  • Instructs patients/clients in the proper use and care of the ordered equipment according to the written policies and procedures for that equipment.
  • Works with patients/clients to solve a variety of problems, thereby acting as a company field representative.
  • Picks up equipment as directed and prescribed on patient/client delivery tickets.
  • Unloads returned equipment according to policies in the proper locations and from the proper dock doors at the warehouse facility.
  • Completes delivery and pickup paperwork promptly and accurately and submits completed paperwork to the appropriate facility personnel.
  • Completes FDA paperwork promptly and accurately and submits completed paperwork to the appropriate facility personnel.
  • Maintains delivery vehicles in accordance with all applicable DOT, company rules and regulations or other applicable rules and regulations.
  • Assures that delivery vehicle is secure and locked at all times when away from the vehicle.
  • Checks vehicle before, during, and after operation to ensure that mechanical, safety, and emergency equipment is in good working order.
  • Reports vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations or damages to the vehicle according to company policies and procedures.
  • Assists in keeping all appropriate service records accurate and current.
  • Takes “on call” time on a predetermined, rotating basis.
  • Assists in maintaining the warehouse area in a neat and orderly fashion.
  • Completes TB testing annually as required by OSHA in a timely manner.
  • Represents the company in a positive and professional manner at all times.
  • Promotes a sense of teamwork and cooperation among employees and management.
  • Provides positive customer service in order to maintain the highest degree of customer satisfaction.
  • Maintains a neat, clean personal appearance.
  • Attends company/company sponsored in-services, training and seminars as required.
  • Performs assigned duties and monitors written and oral information to maintain sound privacy and security practices and prevent privacy or security breaches in accordance with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1993 (“HIPAA”).
  • Performs all job duties within the company philosophy “To provide service beyond what is expected each and every time” and the company mission “To provide exceptional service and compassionate care, every patient, every customer, everytime.”
  • Performs other duties as requested.

COMPETENCY: To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

  • Technical Skills – Assesses own strengths and weaknesses; Pursues training and development opportunities; Strives to continuously build knowledge and skills; Shares expertise with others.
  • Ethics – Treats people with respect; Keeps commitments; Inspires the trust of others; Works with integrity and ethically; Upholds organizational values.
  • Adaptability – Adapts to changes in the work environment; Manages competing demands; Changes approach or method to best fit the situation; Able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events.
  • Attendance/Punctuality – Is consistently at work and on time.
  • Dependability – Follows instructions, responds to management direction; Takes responsibility for own actions; Keeps commitments; Commits to long hours of work when necessary to reach goals.
  • Planning/Organizing – Prioritizes and plans work activities; Uses time efficiently; Sets goals and objectives; Develops realistic action plans.
  • Quality – Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness; Looks for ways to improve and promote quality; Applies feedback to improve performance; Monitors own work to ensure quality.
  • Quantity – Meets productivity standards; Completes work in timely manner; Strives to increase productivity.
  • Safety and Security – Observes safety and security procedures; Reports potentially unsafe conditions ; Uses equipment and materials properly.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


  • Maintain a valid Colorado driver’s license.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Excellent driving record
  • Good organizational skills
  • Responsible and cooperative attitude
  • Clean and neat in personal appearance
  • Excellent Customer Service skills

Basic computer skill required, MS Office (excel), database data entry, etc.

Commercial Driver’s License with hazmat and tanker endorsement is preferred, but not required..

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet. Must be willing to work in all climate changes and customer’s personal residence and/or long-term care facility.


  • Frequently required to lift up to 40 lbs
  • Frequently required push/pull up to 170 lbs.
  • Occasionally required to carry/lift up to 170 lbs.
  • Consistently works in outside weather conditions, including during inclement weather conditions.

This position includes a competitive salary and a full line of health insurance and retirement products.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and committed to providing a safe working environment. All offers of employment are contingent upon completion of a satisfactory criminal background check and negative drug screen.

We’re looking forward to hearing from you.

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