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Logistics Technician

Req #:  106248
Facility:  South Suburban Hospital
Department:  Materials Management/Supply Chain
City:  Hazel Crest
Posting Budget Status:  Rotate All Shifts
Shift Type:  Registry
Posting FTE:  0

South Suburban is a 260 bed hospital with a level 2+ nursery and 24 bed Emergency Room. We also have a 5 star skilled nursing facility on site and 2 Davinci Robots in our surgical services area.

South Suburban Hospital is part of Advocate Health Care, the largest health system in Illinois and one of the largest health care providers in the Midwest that is committed to advancing Advocate's goal of building lifelong relationships with patients by delivering the best health outcomes and highest level of service through an integrated approach to care and wellness.

It’s More Than a Job, it’s a calling



  • South Suburban Hospital - Hazel Crest
  • Rotating Shifts
  • Registry - No guaranteed hours       

    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.

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



  • 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