Owens & Minor Perioperative Materials Lead in Albuquerque, New Mexico

POSITION SUMMARY

Acts as team leader for a group of Perioperative Materials Coordinators, supporting the needs of assigned Operating Rooms, Cardiac Cathlabs and other Pre-operative departments in the hospital by ensuring that inventory is obtained in a timely and accurate manner.Efficiently manages tasks while working in a sterile, fast-paced and high-demand environment.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

1.Provides leadership to a group of Perioperative Materials Coordinators by assigning work and giving guidance as required to ensure the team's successful performance in the following essential job functions.

2.With a high sense of urgency, delivers STAT items to Operating Room/Pre-operative staff upon request.

3.Examines incoming shipments to verify receipt of the correct types and quantity of materials and supplies.

4.Unpacks and inspects items for damage/shortage.Reports to vendor or supervisor any discrepancies.Returns products back to vendors when needed.

5.Assists the Operative Room (OR) Supervisor with various administrative duties as assigned.

6.Interacts with data control system to identify the classification of items (stock/non-stock).Accurately processes items according to standard operating procedures.

7.Stores items at designated locations accurately.Maintains supply areas keeping them neat and clean and properly labeled.

8.Performs cycle and par level counts in Operating Room (OR) suites and storage rooms as necessary.

9.Interacts with customers to review par levels, and receiving and delivery information.

10.Maintains records of material and supplies and related materials management activities, as required.

11.Picks and stages items for shipment to vendors.

12.Audit storerooms and OR suites for expired product.

13.Picks items for scheduled cases and completes case carts waiting for instruments.

14.Provides phone coverage as necessary.

SUPPLEMENTAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

1.Performs additional duties as directed.

Qualifications

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

1.High school diploma required

2.Three to five years of materials handling experience:checking, posting and counting required

3.Previous working experience in a clinical environment strongly preferred

KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES:

1.Possesses ability to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagrammatic form

2.Comfortable working in a fast paced, team environment

3.Demonstrated ability to pay attention to detail

4.Proficient in Excel a plus

5.Strong ability to multitask

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

1.None

Category: Field Operations