This position is: Full Time
Position Location: Imperial Calcasieu Surgical Center
- Researches, selects and
maintains an excellent supplier base.
- Assures that contracts for
commodities are advantageous to the company's long-term profitability.
- Maintains timely and
effective communication with staff and customers.
- Establishes and implements
programs to document the proper handling of requisitions, orders, receipt
and storage of stock.
- Ensures appropriate
inventory levels are maintained and communicates with customers regarding
stocking, ordering and deliveries.
- Defines responsibilities and
functions of subordinate positions and assists in establishing staff
requirements and scheduling.
- Provides consultation to
supervisors in resolution of complex administrative issues.
daily operating activity of department and makes necessary adjustments in
on committees related to organizational objectives.
costs quarterly of all supplies and update business office with cost in
order to do appropriate charges as well as notify them when a new drug is
REQUIREMENTS: High School graduate or equivalency preferred. Prior purchasing experience preferred. Experience in healthcare setting is preferred.
EXPERIENCE: Minimum 5 years of inventory/materials management
experience is preferred, preferably in a healthcare setting. Familiarity with healthcare terminology
related to medical supplies/pharmaceuticals is
- Must be proficient in
computer business application software (word processing, spreadsheet and
- Analytical and
- Communication skills
- Ability to work flexible
- Ability to prioritize and
handle multi-tasks in a fast-paced environment.
- Customer service skills
CONDITIONS: Possible exposure to hazardous materials,
conditions, and infectious diseases.
Must be able to bend, stretch and walk.
Prolonged sitting and/or standing may be required.
Lifting of 50 – 100 pounds may be required.