The overall purpose of this position is to provide customers with goods and services needed to perform the functions of their jobs and support the OHSU mission of healing, teaching and discovery. This position supports our Material Coordinators, SPD and clinical staff. Also works with purchasing to ensure that receiving is timely and variances corrected to prevent AP holds. This position will also fill the gap on after hours demand from clinical and SPD regarding materials needs This position frequently communicates with customers and staff to identify and resolve problems. The primary duties are focused on receiving , medical supply delivery, restocking/maintaining POU machines, and distribution/collection, procedure/surgery areas monitoring/reporting distribution activities, and conducting quality checks of supplies - mainly focused on expirations.
Employee may be exposed to dirty linen while performing duties. The warehouse stocks hazardous items such as IV Fluids, Cidex, etc. which may be handled by employee. Appropriate safety precautions are taken before handling any hazardous/dirty items. In this position, you may be required to work in locations exposed and/or affected by: weather elements including rain, hail, snow, heat, humidity and wind; fluctuating noise levels; dust; vibrations and on occasion wet/slippery areas.
As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and research. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide... many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more information visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm