Logistics Technician

Advocate Lutheran General Hospital is the leading health care provider in Chicago’s North and Northwest suburbs offering a Level I Trauma Center, access to national clinical trials and advanced medical technologies. As a nationally recognized academic and research hospital, patients have access to the most advanced treatment in the areas of cardiology, cancer, neurosciences, orthopedics and women’s health. Lutheran General Hospital is a member of Advocate Health Care, Illinois’ largest health care system and one of the nation’s Top 10 Health Care systems.

 

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Position: Logistics Technician

Location: Lutheran General Hospital

Day Shift; Registry--scheduled on call, as needed, flexible scheduling.

 

Purpose:
The purpose of this position is to provide timely, accurate and comprehensive services related to providing stock and non~stock supplies and equipment to all hospital departments and alternate sites of care, including time share offices. This includes activities involving receiving, distribution, bulk and logical unit of measure deliveries, on demand services, 2~bin inventory deployment and management, inventory control and attention to days on hand levels, storeroom management and maintenance, housekeeping, root cause analysis and error proofing, lean management, continuous improvement and the use of various technologies, including, but not limited to bar code scanning, electronic receiving, delivery and chain of custody tools and applications and remote work locations, as assigned.

 

Position Requirements:

  • High School diploma or GED
  • 12 months experience stocking experience and/or receiving experience preferred.
  • Experience with mainframe or PC computer systems
  • Good communication and customer relation skills.
  • Good organization and math skills.
  • Must be computer literate.
  • Must function as a 'team” member.
  • Ability to prioritize work flow.
  • Ability to adapt to change quickly
  • Ability to demonstrate critical thinking


Ability to lift up to 35 pounds without assistance. For lifts over 35 pounds, lifting equipment is expected to be used or lift with at least one other associate when available. Unique lifting/movement situations will be assessed on a case by case basis.

Accountabilities:

  • 2~Bin Inventory Management
  • Receiving and Delivery Chain of Custody Automation
  • General Stores Maintenance and Inventory Management
  • Receiving
  • Distribution
  • Picking
  • Non~Conforming Policy and Procedure Management

 

 

About Advocate Health Care

 

Advocate Health Care, named among the nation’s Top 5 large health systems based on quality by Truven Analytics, is the largest health system in Illinois and one of the largest health care providers in the Midwest. Advocate operates more than 250 sites of care, including 12 hospitals that encompass 11 acute care hospitals, the state’s largest integrated children’s network, the state’s largest emergency and Level I trauma network, one of the area’s largest home health care companies, and the region’s largest medical group. Advocate Health Care has 4 teaching hospitals and is a not-for-profit, mission-based health system affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and the United Church of Christ.

Posted
11/04/2020
Salary Range
$32,000.00 - 64,000.00
per Year
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Location
Park Ridge, IL 60068, US