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Seattle King WDA: King County
Qualification: Balanced SOC code: 311015 Orderlies

Transport patients to areas such as operating rooms or xray rooms using wheelchairs, stretchers, or moveable beds. May maintain stocks of supplies or clean and transport equipment. Psychiatric orderlies are included in “Psychiatric Aides” (311013). Excludes “Nursing Assistants” (311014).

According to the Federal Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the typical level of education that most workers need to enter this occupation is: Postsecondary non-degree award. Additional training, experience, licenses or credentials may be required. Learn more at BLS.
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