: Geisinger Medical Center Hospital
: Days, Monday - Friday 7:30 AM to 4:00 PM, Rotating weekends
: Full Time
Starting with job offers dated February 1, 2012 and after, Geisinger Health System will no longer hire applicants who use tobacco products, including cigarettes, cigars and chewing or smokeless tobacco. Applicants will be screened for nicotine as part of the pre-employment physical process. Nicotine will be part of the urine drug screen. Applicants who test positive for nicotine will not be offered employment. Applicants who test positive may re-apply for jobs with Geisinger in six months.
Provides direct leadership to assigned staff of daily tasks.
Pars, picks and distributes pharmaceuticals, *supplies and equipment in support of department goals and objectives.
Assists in supporting an inventory management and PAR system.
Assists with afterhours receiving and shipping of all material including verification of material and quantity to Lawson purchase order specification, inspection for visible damage or shortage.
Accurately processes related documents into system and dispatches material to proper destination.
Responds immediately to daily supply and equipment requirements.
Completes documents and accurately works with the Lawson system.
Performs duties to support the goals and objectives of the Geisinger System in its efforts to provide quality patient care and patient satisfaction.
*Supplies throughout this document are to include all linen supplies.
Reports directly to the Logistics Operations Coordinator or Operations Supervisor.
COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS:
*Demonstrates ability to read and perform arithmetic calculations, follow oral and written instructions and communicate effectively orally and in writing (in English).
*Demonstrates ability to be certified on all electric pallet movers and equipment.
*Demonstrates basic computer skills.
*Demonstrates a reasonable comfort level with technology and associated devices.
*Demonstrates excellent organizational skills.
*Demonstrates excellent communication skills.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:
*High School graduate or equivalent required.
*Minimum two years prior supervisory / lead experience required.
*Minimum two years inventory or clerical experience required.
*Minimum six months on the job to learn to identify medical and surgical supplies and equipment and become familiar with all duties required.
WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
*Requires the ability to lift up to 70 pounds.
*Lifting to waist level and above is required.
*Also requires pushing and pulling of carts with weights ranging from 100 to 500 pounds combined.
*These duties are performed 50% to 60% of the workday.
*Occasional shift floating possible.
The specific statements shown in each section of this description are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job.
GEISINGER HEALTH SYSTEM
Geisinger Health System serves nearly 3 million people in Northeastern and Central Pennsylvania and has been nationally recognized for innovative practices and quality care. A mature electronic health record connects a comprehensive network of 4 hospitals, 38 community practice sites and more than 900 Geisinger primary and specialty care physicians.
As a not-for-profit, integrated-delivery health system, Geisinger is a national model of physician-led healthcare delivery. Geisinger is a leading-edge teaching institution with nearly 40 accredited residency and fellowship programs. Geisinger performs cutting-edge laboratory research at The Sigfried and JanetWeisCenter for Research.
The fourth annual Truven Health Analytics (formerly Thomson Reuters) 15 Top Health Systems study ranks Geisinger as one of the top 15 health systems in the United States. Geisinger was also recently named to the Becker’s Hospital Review “100 Best Places to Work in Healthcare” list for 2011.
Geisinger offers a competitive compensation package beginning day one of hire including comprehensive medical and retirement program benefits, domestic partner benefits, and more.
** Does not qualify for J-1 waiver. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer
Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply
Geisinger Health System provides health care to a large portion of the Keystone State. The health care system serves more than 2.6 million...