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Porter / Catering Assistant - Edinburgh

Facilities Management
Ref: 145 Date Posted: Thursday 19 Mar 2020
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STAR Recruitment are currently working with a national facilities management company who is managing the staffing of large NHS sites in Scotland and across the UK. They are looking to employ a number of Porters for a large NHS site in Edinburgh. This is a freelance position with an immediate start on offer that will last for a duration of 3 months +. Due to the current issues facing the NHS and the UK as a whole, there is a good chance that these positions could last for a longer duration.


Training will be provided.




  • Ensure efficient and courteous service to patients and visitors at all times.
  • Assist with the deceased viewing protocol when required.
  • Collection and transfer of cadavers from all clinical areas to the mortuary in a dignified and careful manner.
  • Collection of refuse, laundry and clinical waste.
  • Adhere to Health and Safety guidelines regarding clinical waste, control o infection and medical gases.


Qualifications & Experience:


  • Experience within a Healthcare environment would be an advantage.
  • Enhanced Disclosure check.
  • Lifting & Handling training (Preferred)
  • Excellent people and service skills.


Hourly rates of £9.21


For more information regarding this Porter vacancy or others we currently have, please either respond by attaching your CV or call Gregor @ Star Recruitment.