Materials Mgmt Technician Supv/UKHC

Job description

Job Title:

Materials Mgmt Technician Supv/UKHC

Requisition Number:


Department Name:

H3230:Materials/Purchasing Services

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

Grade Level:


Salary Range:


Type of Position:


Position Time Status :


Required Education:


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Required Related Experience:

5 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification:


Physical Requirements:

The ability to lift, push, pull objects over 50 lbs; stand and/or walk for extended periods with objects up to 25lbs.; substantial amount of kneeling and reaching overhead; working in confined spaces; exposure to loud noises and bloodborne/airborne pathogens.


2nd Shift

Job Summary:

UK Healthcare is seeking a Materials Management Tech Supervisor to lead staff and ensure UKHealthcare Materials Management Operations are running to or exceeding expectations. This is a high-impact customer service position, as our customers are directly involved in patient care, and our department provides the tools they need to perform these duties.

This position will be directly responsible for operational planning and setting department goals as well as customer service management and supervision. The Supervisor will assure time is allocated daily in the department, set a daily schedule so that expectations are met, and will actively participate in department budgeting and goal setting process. In addition, the Supervisor will interact with other department managers and supervisors to establish service levels, resolve customer complaints, and supervise staff to make sure they perform their assigned duties correctly.

The Supervisor will also be responsible for providing education and training for all Healthcare Materials Management Information Systems with staff and provide reports on staff productivity and supply utilization.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

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. Experience with Microsoft Excel, Word, and point of use systems.

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Preferred Education/Experience:

Supervisory and leadership experience inventory, stocking, receiving, warehousing, or related preferred

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.




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Job No:
Posted: 1/12/2021
Application Due: 1/20/2021
Work Type: Full Time