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Linen Distribution Technician, Columbia, Missouri

Created01/16/2021
Reference1211084
CategorySupply Chain and Materials Mgt
Job typeFull Time
CountryUnited States
StateMissouri
CityColumbia
Zip65201
Address1600 E Broadway
SalaryCompetitive
Additional Job Information
  • 40 Hours per Week -
  • Benefits Eligible -

  • Job ID: 1211084
    Employment Status: Full-Time
    More Information:

    Boone Hospital Center is a 394-bed full service hospital located in Columbia, MO. It is a regional referral center located in the center of the state. The hospital provides progressive healthcare programs, services, and technology to people in 26 mid-Missouri counties. Although the hospital is full service, areas in which Boone Hospital Center excels are cardiology, neurology, oncology, surgical, obstetrical services, and numerous other specialties. The hospital maintains a 24-hour emergency center with hospital-based ambulance service and a helipad for incoming emergency air transportation. Recognizing its excellence in nursing care, Boone Hospital Center has been certified as a "Magnet Hospital" by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

    Linen Services is responsible for the delivery of all linen items and the pick up of all soiled laundry. An outside laundry service cleans and processes linen and delivers them to the hospital six days a week. Linen Service staff separates and delivers clean linen and picks up, weighs and prepares soiled linen to be picked up by the outside laundry service. Linen Service staff also does some in house washing and drying of linen, wrapping and preparation of surgical linen packs and keeps track of rejected linen items.

    Overview

    Role Purpose

    Oversees daily management, receipt and distribution of materials (supplies, equipment and linen) for multiple departments throughout the hospital and/or network. Primary duties will include supply room and warehouse cleaning and organization, department customer service, reviewing item par levels and usage with department leadership, bin optimization, material ordering, receiving and stocking, assisting with manufacturer recall notifications/usage investigations. Aids in training, mentoring and developing new Supply Technicians. Performs other duties as assigned.

    Responsibilities
  • Understands lean supply philosophy, performs basic analytics using Microsoft products and other tools available through supply chain management systems.
  • Performs material receiving functions verifying correct items, quantities, processing receipts in the inventory management computer system, tagging/labeling and staging items for delivery
  • Review reports, collaborate with department staff to adjust par levels, coordinate opportunities for improvement, implement and maintain the standardized community supply model.
  • Provides daily oversight of material functions while ensuring a safety focused environment complying with BJC, OSHA, Joint Commission standards and performs housekeeping functions in supply rooms
  • Processes stock and non-stock orders in the inventory management systems, coordinates with procurement to resolve order issues, discrepancies, match exceptions, recalls and returns to vendor

  • Minimum Requirements

    Degree
  • High School Diploma or GED


  • Experience
  • No Experience


  • Supervisor Experience
  • No Experience


  • Preferred Requirements and Additional Job Information

    Degree
  • Associate's Degree
  • - Management or Logistics

    Experience
  • < 2 years


  • Supervisor Experience
  • < 2 years


  • Licenses & Certifications
  • Commercial Drivers License
  • Class E Driver's License in MO
  • Valid Driver's License


  • Benefits Statement

    Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

    - Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
    - Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
    - 401(k) plan
    - Tuition Assistance
    - Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
    - On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
    - Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

    *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center

    Legal Statement

    The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    EmployerBJC HealthCare

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