HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Supply Chain Technician, PRN, Womans in Houston, Texas

The Supply Chain Technician is responsible for receiving, keying, and promptly distributing all supplies within the facility, as well as reviewing and maintaining all Min/Max levels for storeroom safety stock as well as all other stocking locations. The Supply Chain Technician is also responsible for conducting physical inventories of all POU areas according to the defined schedule.

  • DUTIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO: *

• Deliver supplies in an accurate and timely manner

• Is authorized to transport and deliver legend drugs, non-prescription drugs, contrast media and drug-containing devices relative to core competencies of the position

• Place safety stock in proper location

• Receive expedited deliveries, accurately key receiving into the SMART system, and deliver to appropriate department(s)

• Receive all cross docked items into the SMART system as appropriate

• Review Min/Max for storeroom safety stock daily and place orders appropriately

• Count par level areas (POU areas) weekly according to schedule

• Ensure POU items have the appropriate barcodes

• Perform QA random checks on totes per approved policy

• Rotate stock in POU areas and backup storeroom areas to ensure no items are out of date

• Check after-hour logs for charges and determine how to avoid reoccurrence

• React appropriately to POU "critical point" messages and stock outs

• Process all "returns to vendor" or "returns to backup stock" appropriately

• Provide assistance to the POU Station personnel as well as provide assistance with problems, questions and concerns at the nurses stations

• Handle all emergency supply situations

• Rotate "on call" as appropriate

EDUCATION · High school diploma or GED is required

EXPERIENCE · Previous stock clerk experience is helpful. Some hospital supply experience preferred.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

• Communications clearly and concisely

• Ability to stablish and maintain long-term customer relationships, building trust and respect by consistently meeting and exceeding expectations

• Interpersonal skills – able to work effectively with other employees, supervisors, and external parties

• Policies & Procedures – demonstrates knowledge and understanding of organizational policies, procedures and systems

• Basic skills – able to perform basic mathematical calculations, balance and reconcile figures, punctuate properly, spell correctly and transcribe accurately

· Working knowledge of hospital supplies

/ PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORKING CONDITIONS / /– Must be able to stand and walk for long periods of time. Must be able to push and pull a variety of carts and material handling equipment. Requires ability to climb, stoop, kneel, and reach. Must be able to make substantial movements of the wrists, hands, and fingers. Requires ability to hear, see, and communicate through written and verbal means. Must be able to touch and differentiate textures and temperatures. Must be able to exert up to 75 pounds of force and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or 50 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Work is performed inside a warehouse environment that has good ventilation and comfortable temperatures./

AGE OF PATIENTS SERVED:  This position requires competence in assessment, treatment, and/or care for the age groups indicated. The staff member must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care, based on physical, psycho/social, educational, safety, and related criteria, appropriate to the age for the patients served in his/her assigned service area. The skills and knowledge needed to provide such care may be gained through education, training or experience. Age Groups: Birth - 1 year (infant), 1 - 11 years (pediatric), 12 - 16 years (preschooler), 17 - 64 years (adult), 65 – Life Span (geriatric)

Job: *Materials Management Supply Chain & Logistics

Title: Supply Chain Technician, PRN, Womans

Location: Texas-Houston-The Woman%27s Hospital of Texas- Houston

Requisition ID: 08750-15813