Supply Chain Associate-First Shift, Duke Regional Hospital

Duke University
March 16, 2023
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Supply Chain Associate-First Shift, Duke Regional Hospital

Work Arrangement: On-Site

Requisition Number: 224211

Regular or Temporary: Regular

Location:

Durham, NC, US, 27710

Personnel Area: DUKE REGIONAL HOSPITAL

Date: Feb 14, 2023

Duke Regional Hospital Duke Regional Hospital offers the personal touch and hometown feel of a community hospital while serving as an essential arm of the internationally recognized Duke University Health System. Duke Regional has served Durham, Orange, Person, Granville, and Alamance counties for more than 45 years. To be successful at caring for our community and have a strong reputation among patients who seek our care, we have 3,500 team members who work together to provide exceptional, compassionate, and equitable healthcare 24/7. We are a place of learning and acceptance for team members just starting their careers, as well as an institution of family culture and professional development for employees who have served for decades in our hospital units. Duke Regional has 388 inpatient beds and offers a comprehensive range of medical, surgical, and diagnostic services, including orthopedics, weight-loss surgery, women's services, and heart and vascular services. We also offer care at our Duke Rehabilitation Institute, Davis Ambulatory Surgical Center, Duke Ambulatory Surgery Center Arringdon, Health Services Center, and Duke Behavioral Health Center North Durham. In the fiscal year 2021, Duke Regional Hospital admitted 16,422 patients, performed 18,152 surgeries, and welcomed 2,673 babies into the world. U.S. News & World Report ranked Duke Regional Hospital as #9 in North Carolina and #4 in the Raleigh-Durham area for 2021-22. The Human Rights Campaign consistently names us a Healthcare Equality Leader, and we are a Joint Commission-accredited and Magnet-designated hospital.

Supply Chain Associate

FLSA: N

Job Code: 4602

Supervisory Responsibility: No

Work Schedule

Monday-Friday 7 AM to 3:30 PM and alternating weekends

General Description of the Job Class

Perform duties in computerized order entry, distribution of all supplies, linen, equipment, shipping and receiving of hospital merchandise. Able to maintain good inventory management processes; meeting supply needs with prompt delivery, assuring accuracy of issues and insures the good working order and availability of equipment.

Duties and Responsibilities of this Level

Level 1 Have responsibilities in at least one of the following areas in order to ensure optimal inventory management for in-scope facilities:

In accordance with established policies and procedures, Level 1 staff are required to: Distribute and restock supplies and/or linen to end users in accordance with established policies and procedures

Use appropriate Supply Chain technologies (Pyxis and SAP) to document movement of supplies

Perform cycle count on a regular basis to ensure accuracy of stock levels in all areas

Check expiration dates on supplies on a regular basis and document and discard expired products

Accept and sign for deliveries from distributors as necessary

Inspect shipments, enter Goods Receipts into SAP, filing packing slips

Report identified shipment discrepancies to SC onsite management

Prepare and ship out Vendor Returns, rotation of stock in all areas

Move and stock supplies to appropriate shelfing locations once receiving is complete

Transport shipments from loading dock to stockroom and deliver packages to appropriate purchasers. Deliver non-supply items when specified (e.g. medical gas, linen) in a timely manner

Participate and perform mid-year and year-end inventory counts

Ensure all STAT orders are completed according to specified service level agreement

Demonstrate excellent customer service when interacting with end customers to address linen and/or supply questions

Ensure all Supply Chain work areas are clean and organized, including all other supply storage areas throughout the facility

Proactively provide recommendations on operational efficiency improvements to Supply Chain management

Required Minimum Qualifications

Education: HS Diploma/G.E.D. required.

Some college level coursework preferred, but not required

Experience: Level 1 At least 1 year of work experience, including experience in one of the following areas: distribution, warehousing, shipping, receiving, logistics, material handling, customer service, inventory control, or other comparable service line. Strongly prefer experience in a fast- paced, customer service environment.

Degrees, Licensure, and/or Certification: Valid Driver's License - may be required.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Level 1

Must have the ability to exert 20 to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and or 10 to 25 pounds of force frequently, and up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects. In this particular job the exertional requirements to push/pull the unloaded and loaded supply carts with the duty requiring up to 100 pounds of exertional force daily. Reaching, lifting, stooping and bending are frequent in daily duties.

Ability to strive to improve processes to enhance services.

Work cooperatively with others to achieve organizational and team goals.

Ability to contribute in creating new ideas and problem solving.

Possess a sense of urgency and a proactive customer service philosophy

Job Code: 00004602 SUPPLY CHAIN ASSOCIATE Job Level: C1

Duke is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunities without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

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Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

Nearest Major Market: Durham Nearest Secondary Market: Raleigh

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