Materials Mgmt Oper Room Techni/UKHC

Job description

This position will provide support to all clinical areas as it relates to the ordering, delivery and stocking of all patient equipment and supplies. The primary responsibilities will include: accurate inventory control; verification of receipts and entry into a computer system; pulling and recording all recalled products; and tag, document, and deliver all capital equipment purchases. In addition, this position will organize work areas to support clinician's requests by listening, understanding, and following through. Tech will ensure work environment is clean and safe; attend and participate in all emergency requests and codes; coordinate the needs for training on the supply system; and adhere to all policies and procedures.

Job Title
Materials Mgmt Oper Room Techni/UKHC

Requisition Number

Working Title
Materials Management Technician

Department Name
H6300:Perioperative Services

Work Location

Grade Level

Salary Range

Type of Position

Position Time Status

Required Education


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Required Related Experience

2 yrs

Required License/ Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

The ability to lift, push, and/or pull objects weighing over 50 lbs.; stand and/or walk for extended periods of time with objects weighing up to 25 lbs.; perform tasks requiring a substantial amount of kneeling and reaching overhead; and work in confined spaces. This position may also involve exposure to loud noises and/or bloodborne/airborne pathogens.


Primarily Monday through Friday, 2nd shift; may require days, evenings, weekends, holidays, and/or overtime in order to meet job and departmental business needs.


The ideal candidate will possess the following skills: exceptional customer service, planning and organization, time management, attention to detail, listening, and communication. In addition, we are looking for someone with the ability to perform under pressure and meet deadlines.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

High school diploma and at least six months of experience with the following: inventory, stocking, receiving, warehousing, or related work; Microsoft Office, including Word and Excel; and point-of-use systems.

Deadline to Apply

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Please indicate the amount of experience you have in stocking, receiving, and inventory-related work.
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  2. * Please indicate the area that best represents your experience with inventory control.
    • No experience
    • Healthcare
    • Industrial
    • Retail
    • Warehouse
    • Other
  3. * Which best represents your computer skills?
    • None
    • Basic - ability to use email and internet
    • Intermediate - ability to use multiple computer programs including Microsoft office products as well as basic skills listed above
    • Advanced - ability to manipulate documents and spreadsheets, create spreadsheets as well as basic and intermediate skills listed above
  4. * Please describe your customer service skills as they relate to your supply chain experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * University of Kentucky HealthCare recognizes a set of values that guide us in our daily interactions. By applying for a position within UK Healthcare, you are indicating your commitment and expressing your agreement to our five values. These values are diversity, innovation, respect, compassion, and teamwork. Please choose one of the UK Healthcare values and give a specific example when you exhibited this quality in your professional experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

  6. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • Institute for Diversity in Health Management
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above

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    Optional Documents
    1. Resume
    2. Cover Letter





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    Job No:
    Posted: 12/20/2018
    Application Due: 1/17/2019
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