Swedish Medical Center Material Distribution Technician in Seattle, Washington
Swedish Medical Center is calling a Material Distribution Tech (Part Time 0.6 FTE, Rotating/Variable) to Swedish Cherry Hill in Seattle, WA.
The Material Distribution Technician will utilizes a computerized MMIS (Materials Management Information System) to conduct physical inventory and replenishment of patient care and ancillary supply areas, supervises the unloading of trucks at the Loading Dock, checks incoming shipments for damage, verifies shipments with vendor packing-slips, receives incoming stock, non-stock freight and parcel shipments, prepares and coordinates outgoing parcel and freight shipments.
In this position you will:
Process fax, phone, electronic order entry, and walk up supply, linen and equipment requests in the MSC (Materials Service Center)
Enter data into the MMIS in order to generate pick tickets, picks, delivers, and stocks products associated with the aforementioned functions, all with a high level of efficiency and accuracy in order to ensure accountability for all products and equipment in the MSC
Deliver stock and non-stock products, linen and equipment to the appropriate departments
Rotates stock in MSC inventories, and on par levels on a first-in/first-out basis for all items that do not have manufacture expiration dates printed on the item and/or packaging
Rotates MSC inventory and supplies on par levels on an earliest expiration date basis for all items that have a manufacture’s expiration date printed on the item and/or packaging
Have regular interactions with internal and external customers, co-workers, other Swedish employees, patients and visitors, representatives from other hospitals and various vendors
Required qualifications for this position include:
High school diploma or equivalent experience
One year of recent inventory systems, receiving, warehousing and /or supply distribution using a computerized Materials Management Information System in a perpetual inventory system
Must possess the functional skills of typing, use of computers, computer software, as well as the ability to learn other software applications necessary in the performance of essential duties and functions
Ability to read, write, and speak the English language is required
Knowledge of general office equipment, such as fax machines, copy machines and printers
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Medical terminology training
Courses in inventory and supply distribution management
Experience in healthcare environment
Basic knowledge of receiving and shipping principles
Experience with material handling equipment (hand trucks, pallet jack, etc.)
Able and willing to work overnight shifts.
About the Cherry Hill Campus
What is now known as the James Tower at Swedish/Cherry Hill Campus was home to the first hospital in Seattle, established in 1877 by the Sisters of Providence, a Catholic charity. On July 1, 2000, the 385-bed tertiary-care center previously known as Providence Seattle Medical Center became part of the Swedish health-care system.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details
Our Non-Profit Mission: Improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.
Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the Greater Seattle Area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 183 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Great Puget Sound area. Swedish employs more than 13,000 employees and 4,200 physicians. Whether through physician clinics, health education, research and innovation or other means of outreach, we’re committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Materials Management
Req ID: 180339