Responsible for the dayatoaday supervision and coordination of the overall function of the Supply Chain Management Department including the inventory managementA ofA disposableA medical/surgical supplies for the nursing units. Participates in scheduling responsibilities, ongoing in-service/training programs, and oversees the daily operational activities required for the effectiveness of the department on all shifts while maintaining optimal control of standards.A Presents current usage and on hand values and quantities for products being presented at committee.A Works with Supply Chain Manager in coordinating new product acquisitioning for MM and department inventories.
High School Diploma/GED Required
Previous management experience preferredA
Associates degree preferred
Minimum Work Experience
5years in related position, including supervisory duties
Required Licenses/Certifications for position
Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities
Strong knowledge of PCs, including Word, Windows and Excel
Demonstrated success as a leader and knowledge of supply chain inventory
Note: Reasonable accommodations may be made for individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.
Heavy lifting, pushing and pulling is required up to 50 lbs occasionally, 20-30 lbs frequently and 10 lbs constantly to move objects of up to 150 lbs. Sudden emergency situations have the potential for exposure to lifting or moving of up to 150 lbs. Frequent bending, walking, sitting, squatting, reaching and standing are required. Keyboard/computer use and/or repetitive motions may be required.
East Tennessee Children's Hospital is a 152-bed hospital certified by the state of Tennessee as the only Comprehensive Regional Pediatric Center in East Tennessee and is accredited by the Joint Commission. As a Comprehensive Regional Pediatric Center, Children's Hospital offers full capabilities to care for seriously ill children in a unique pediatric environment and offers the services of many different pediatric subspecialties. Children's Hospital works jointly with the University of Tennessee Medical Center to ensure that injured children in this region receive trauma care at the institution most appropriate for the child's needs. We also assist smaller hospitals by providing pediatric health care training opportunities.