Service Associate- Houston, TX - Sustainability Solutions (R453671)
Stryker Sustainability Solutions partners with hospitals to act more environmentally responsible and improve the quality of healthcare through more sustainable resource allocations.
Please visit our website to learn more about our unique business in the Sustainability division, and also gain insight into our recruiting process: http://sustainability.stryker.com/the-application-process
The Service Associate is an integral part of a team that services the collections process at reprocessing facilities including hospitals and surgery centers. Computer literate and working knowledge of Word, Excel, PowerPoint. High level of self-motivation and ability to work independently with minimal supervision. Service-oriented personality with strong customer service skills. Excellent organizational, time management, listening, & analytical skills. Strong written & verbal communication skills. Thrives in a fast-paced, team environment. Physically able to lift up to 40 pounds on a daily basis. Valid and unrestricted driver’s license and appropriate insurance to travel by car as required. Use of your personal vehicle (drive 80-100 miles/day depending on territory). Experience working in a hospital environment preferred, but not required.
Work is performed inside and outside exposing the employee to various weather conditions depending on the geographical area . Work is performed in healthcare facilities exposing the employee to various odors and lighting variations. Work is performed in healthcare facilities with contaminated medical devices exposing the employee to blood-borne pathogens and related health hazards Work requires the use of varying levels of personal protective equipment (including, gowns/bunny suits, masks/face shields, gloves, foot protection, and safety glasses.) Walking, standing, and sitting are required to be mobile when working or traveling between office, healthcare facilities, and other points. Mental acuity is required to execute written and verbal instructions, review and prepare detailed reports, and process problem solving and decision making transactions. Visual acuity is required to review written and electronic communications and safely handle contaminated medical devices. Manual dexterity and eye-hand coordination is required to operate computers, handle medical devices. Work is performed both within and outside of an office setting, and requires travel to and from healthcare facilities. Employee must be able to travel between office, healthcare facilities, and other points.