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UnityPoint Health Distribution Technician-Materials Management in Waterloo, Iowa

The Distribution Technician supports the delivery of services to UnityPoint Health Waterloo region through accurate and efficient ordering, stocking, receipt and distribution of parcels and goods. Is a part of the supply chain team and assists in all supply chain functions as workload changes throughout each day. Proper execution of these responsibilities enables the team to provide effective support to clinical staff, physicians and patients.

Processes requisitions, stocks supplies and equipment, deliveries to customers through use of ERP system and peripheral equipment.

Maintains order and cleanliness in all areas worked.

Participates on teams to enhance team member satisfaction, analyze workflow and work toward continued efficiency improvements.

Performs cycle counts and inventory of supplies to meet established goals.

Views product outdates and rotates supplies to ensure the safety of patients.

Creates and analyzes necessary forms, labels, and reports to ensure efficient operations and required documentation.

Works closely with others to ensure supplies are available timely in the correct location.

High School Graduate or GED equivalent.

Proven history of identifying issues and conflicts and working proactively toward resolution.

Knowledge of supply chain practices, medical supplies, storage, and supply distribution perferred.

Use of computer and ability to learn inventory / purchasing / receiving functions on handheld, laptop, or desktop machines.

Ability to work accurately and quickly with numerous interruptions.

Ability to maintain a clean, orderly work environment using efficient processes.

Must be able to work safely with minimal supervision and assume timely completion of duties.

Performs basic math calculations.

Communicate effectively in person and via phone.

Ability to follow verbal and written processes and instructions.

Use of Microsoft Office Suite including outlook, excel and word.

Prior use of ERP inventory systems preferred.

Use of usual and customary equipment used to perform essential functions of the position including motor vehicles, pallet jacks, and carts.

Working hours are typical to meet hospital operations. Hospitals operate 24x7x365. Will be scheduled on weekdays, weekends and holidays. This includes emergency cell phone or on call rotation. Shift length can vary to meet department needs

Pay: $11.53 - $16.41

Requisition ID: 2019-58523

Street: 1825 Logan Ave

Name: 2520 UnityPoint Health Allen Hospital

Name: Central Supply

FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 1.0

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Scheduled Hours/Shift: 5:30am - 5pm, 8 hours shift, every third weekend and holiday rotation

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