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Stock Clerk I

Methodist Health System Omaha, NE

Job Description

  • Purpose of Job
    • The Stock Clerk Central Supply is responsible for providing supplies and equipment to patient floors and other areas throughout the hospital to ensure patient needs are met.
  • Job Requirements
    • Education
      • High School diploma or General Educational Development (G.E.D.) required.

    • Experience
      • 6 months previous medical/surgical and inventory control experience preferred.

    • License/Certifications
      • N/A

    • Skills/Knowledge/Abilities
      • Strong verbal communication skills for positive interaction with staff and customers required.
      • Basic computer and handheld data entry skills preferred
      • Basic medical terminology skills preferred.
      • Able to read, write, and comprehend various written reports and documents required.
  • Physical Requirements
    • Weight Demands
      • Medium Work - Exerting up to 50 pounds of force.

    • Physical Activity
      • Occasionally Performed (1%-33%):
        • Balancing
        • Climbing
        • Crawling
        • Crouching
        • Touching
        • Kneeling
        • Sitting
      • Frequently Performed (34%-66%):
        • Carrying
        • Fingering
        • Grasping
        • Keyboarding/typing
        • Lifting
        • Pulling/Pushing
        • Reaching
        • Repetitive Motions
        • Speaking/talking
        • Walking
      • Constantly Performed (67%-100%):
        • Distinguish colors
        • Hearing
        • Seeing/Visual
        • Standing
        • Stooping/bending
        • Twisting

    • Job Hazards
      • Not Related:
        • Explosives (pressurized gas)
        • Electrical Shock/Static
        • Radiation Alpha, Beta and Gamma (particles such as X-ray, Cat Scan, Gamma Knife, etc)
        • Radiation Non-Ionizing (Ultraviolet, visible light, infrared and microwaves that causes injuries to tissue or thermal or photochemical means)
      • Rare (1-33%):
        • Chemical agents (Toxic, Corrosive, Flammable, Latex)
        • Mechanical moving parts/vibrations
      • Occasionally (34%-66%):
        • Biological agents (primary air born and blood born viruses) (Jobs with Patient contact) (BBF)
        • Physical hazards (noise, temperature, lighting, wet floors, outdoors, sharps) (more than ordinary office environment)
        • Equipment/Machinery/Tools
  • Essential Job Functions
    • Essential Functions I

      • Maintains adequate daily supply levels of medical supplies by placing supplies in establish par/supply location, completing the proper paperwork, and entering stocking information into the computerized ordering system to ensure par levels are met.

      • Delivers requested supplies to assigned Patient Care Units by following departmental procedures to ensure departments receive their items within established timeframes.

      • Cleans and collects patient equipment managed by the department by following departmental procedures and delivering equipment to the requesting units to maintain adequate stock for patient utilization.

      • Restocks the Central Supply area on a daily basis by rotating supplies and removing items near their expiration date from all locations to ensure all supplies are used within recommended timeframes.

      • Restocks the par locations by putting away supplies on the floors; collecting, returning, and crediting unused supplies from patient care units to ensure supplies are replaced back in inventory.

      • Communicates with Inventory Control Coordinator and Team Leader on out-of-date supplies to ensure that stock is rotated and/or replaced and monitored for patient safety.

    • Essential Functions II

      • Participates in mandatory in-services and/or CE programs as mandated by policies and procedures/external agencies and as directed by management.

      • Follows and understands the mission, vision, core values, Employee Standards of Behavior and company policies/procedures.

      • Other duties as assigned.

Job Details

Date Posted August 4, 2017
Date Closes October 3, 2017
Requisition 6415
Located In Omaha, NE
Work At NE Methodist Hospital
Department Central Supply
Hours 5a-1:30pm; Tues-Sat hours per week
SOC Category 00-0000.00