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Logistics Technician

Req #:  114426
Facility:  Good Samaritan Hospital
Department:  Dietary/Food Service
City:  Downers Grove
Posting Budget Status:  Rotate All Shifts
Shift Type:  Registry
Posting FTE:  0

Over its nearly 40-year history, Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital has evolved into a recognized national leader in health care. Good Samaritan Hospital has been named to the 100 Top Hospitals list six times and is the only health care organization in the state to earn the prestigious Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, achieving the honor in 2010. Good Samaritan Hospital features DuPage County’s only Level I trauma center, a certified Level III neonatal intensive care unit and received the American Nurses Credentialing Center Magnet® recognition for nursing excellence. A range of services are offered at the hospital, including cardiology, oncology, orthopedic surgery, neurosurgery, general surgery, gastroenterology, stroke care, obstetrics and gynecology, and low-dose diagnostic imaging. Good Samaritan Hospital is part of Advocate Health Care.

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LOGISTICS TECHNICIAN  

 

  • Good Samaritan Hospital - Downers Grove
  • Rotating Shifts
  • Registry       

    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.

    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

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School diploma
  • 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.
     

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.


Nearest Major Market: Chicago

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