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Supply Specialist (UPMC Presbyterian)

  • Job ID: 339827495
  • Status: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Hours: Primarily Daylight
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Facility: Corporate Supply Chain
  • Department: SCM Hospital Operations
  • Location: 200 Lothrop St, Pittsburgh PA 15213
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $15.12 to $23.73 / hour

Description

Start your supply chain career as a Supply Specialist on our UPMC Corporate Supply Chain team!  

This regular, full-time position primarily works daylight hours and rotates working the weekends and holidays.  The main location is UPMC Presbyterian but travel within walking distance may be required to other Oakland facilities.

In this role, you will be responsible for receiving and storing supplies, monitoring inventory, identifying and removing expired items, and fulfilling supply requests.  This position is fast-paced and physically demanding.

As a member of this team, you'll join a collaborative department with a rewarding career ladder.  If this sounds like a fit for you, apply online today!


Responsibilities:
  • Attend annual Hospital and departmental fire/safety and infection control training and maintain current knowledge of safety procedures within the Hospital and department.
  • Accurately enter information of receipts of goods into Peoplesoft system as needed.
  • Communicate with hospital contacts both on the telephone and in person, and effectively communicate with all age groups, populations, and individuals within the hospital.
  • Fill supply requests and deliver those supplies to the requisitioning department. Ensure the recipient signs for delivered materials and supplies and return signed delivery sheets for filing as required.
  • Maintain cleanliness and orderliness of assigned work area and maintain supply areas according to regulatory standards.
  • Coordinate ordering and placement of regulated items that have been identified by the Pharmacy to be readily available. The items can contain FDA legend medication under the supervision of the Director of Pharmacy. Will be granted access to secure Pharmacy locations and will be supervised while in these locations by Hospital Pharmacy Staff.
  • Coordinate items for shipment by packaging, marking and preparing bills of loading and/or other documents as required. Prepare items for return shipment coordinating between the user department and the Southside DC.
  • Accurately check par stock areas for expired products. Properly dispose of expired products and replenish inventory appropriately. Rotate inventory in par stock locations to minimize exposure to expired products.
  • Follow mandatory reporting procedures for any incident or serious event that did affect or potentially could affect the clinical care of any patient.
  • Unload equipment, inspect verifies, accept or reject supplies and materials from delivery trucks and stage in appropriate area for processing. Store and stack items in the prescribed location within Materials Management Department.
  • Receive incoming materials, supplies and equipment; compare information on packing slip to verify accuracy noting any corrections; record discrepancies or damages in shipment and notify supervisor.

Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent is required.
  • One year previous supply experience, two to three years of professional work experience, or a two year degree is required.
  • Prior experience with inventory or supply chain is preferred.
  • Strong customer service experience is preferred.
  • Ability to understand and execute verbal instructions.
  • Ability to safely and properly operate pallet jacks, hand trucks, forklifts and other material handling equipment.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

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