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Logistics Technician

Req #:  187002
Facility:  Illinois Masonic Medical Center
Department:  Materials Management/Supply Chain
City:  Chicago
Posting Budget Status:  Day
Shift Type:  Registry
Posting FTE:  0

Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, located on Chicago’s North Side, is one of the state’s largest, most comprehensive nonprofit medical centers. Illinois Masonic Medical Center offers a wide range of medical specialties and is nationally recognized for its medical expertise, use of the most innovative technologies and dedication to patient safety, quality and service.  A commitment to community, medical education and ongoing clinical research affirms our mission of providing patients the highest quality care in Chicagoland, as illustrated by our many honors, including being named a 100 Top Hospital by Truven Health Analytics.


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Position: Logistics Technican

Location: Illinois Masonic Hospital; Chicago's North Side (Wrigleyville neighborhood)

PRN/Registry - scheduled on-call/as needed, to help fill in for departmental needs.

Day Shift - would be for weekday coverage only (no weekends or holidays)

  • Typical coverage hours when scheduled would be 7am-3:30pm


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 of previous stocking 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.


  • 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.