Technician, Supply Chain
Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA®) takes a unique and integrative approach to cancer care. Our patient-centered care model is founded on a commitment to personalized medicine, tailoring a combination of treatments to the needs of each individual patient. At the same time, we support patients’ quality of life by offering therapies designed to help them manage the side effects of treatment, addressing their physical, spiritual and emotional needs, so they are better able to stay on their treatment regimens and get back to life. At the core of our whole-person approach is what we call the Mother Standard® of care, so named because it requires that we treat our patients, and one another, like we would want our loved ones to be treated. This innovative approach has earned our hospitals a Best Place to Work distinction and numerous accreditations. Each of us has a stake in the successful outcomes of every patient we treat. Job Description:
Cancer care is all we do
Hope in healing
The Supply Chain Technician is responsible for providing service and support to the warehouse by handling, shipping, receiving and delivering supplies and equipment from purchase orders or inventory that will allow departments to provide optimum patient outcomes.
35%| Accept supplies and equipment daily from carriers, verifying condition while reporting any damaged goods of discrepancies to the carrier and purchasing agent. Receive purchase order items into Lawson. Deliver all received supplies and equipment to the end user the same day it arrives, documenting delivery via signature on log or hand-held scanner. Attach property tags to all capital equipment within 24 hours of receipt of goods. Arrange shipment of all outbound freight within 1 business day unless otherwise instructed. Record department account number on all outbound shipment air bills for accurate accounting. Process out-going mail and FedEx shipments
35%| Pull and deliver supply requests to designated areas throughout the hospital. Assist with conducting weekly cycle counts along with maintaining adequate stock levels. Restock supplies as needed and as they are received from vendors.
10%| Sort and deliver all incoming shipments. Process out-going mail and FedEx shipments
10% Promote teamwork, by nurturing relationships with others. Strong orientation towards service excellence, utilize brand platform for consistent deployment of services. Utilize lean or six sigma principles to eliminate waste and perfect processes. Demonstrates good work ethic by being to work at scheduled time with minimal unexcused absences. Appropriately greet all visitors to the department and assist them as needed.
10%| Knows individual and departmental role during any emergency (disaster, fire, bomb threat, etc.). Know location of nearest fire extinguisher and pull station. Know the routes for evacuation if necessary. Know how to obtain SDS (Safety Data Sheet) if needed. Utilize appropriate PPE if warranted. Know who to contact to report any unsafe condition, faulty equipment, and injure to self or others. Maintain warehouse and dock in an organized and clean fashion according to infection control standards (all boxes off the floor and no closer than 18’’ to a sprinkler head.)
Skills, Education and Additional Information
- High school graduate or GED
- One-year related warehouse experience, medical experience preferred
- Excellent communication skills
- MS Outlook, Lawson experience preferred
- Excellent organizational skills
- Ability to understand and safely handle supplies and equipment
- Accuracy, self-supervision, familiar with shipping company’s articles and procedures
- Lawson knowledge
- Medical Warehouse experience
- Microsoft Outlook
- Determination of an item is acceptable upon receipt
- Determination of appropriate method/mode of shipment
- Management of daily activities
- Management of dock / warehouse traffic
- Ability to organize work efficiently
- Service recovery
Each CTCA employee is a Stakeholder, driven to make a true difference and help win the fight against cancer. Each day is a challenge, but this unique experience comes with rewards that you may never have thought possible. To ensure each team member brings his or her best self, we offer exceptional support and immersive training to encourage your personal and professional growth. If you’re ready to be part of something bigger and work with a passionate, dynamic group of care professionals, we invite you to join us. Visit: Jobs.cancercenter.com to begin your journey.
We win together
Visit: Jobs.cancercenter.com to begin your journey.