Inventory Control Technician, Department of Student Health and Wellness

Job description

Job location: Charlottesville, VA

Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2021-04-01
Req: R0023015
The University of Virginia's Department of Student Health and Wellness is seeking an Inventory Control Technician. The Technician oversees storerooms. and is responsible for maintaining accurate inventory of the Department's fixed assets, stock control, and complete stock record system. Inventory Control Technicians handle identification and dispensation of property and are responsible for manpower planning, time utilization, and safety program management. They may serve in a functional supervisory capacity, participating in activities such as developing work standards, implementing policies and procedures, providing feedback to technicians, interviewing, hiring, and training.

The Inventory Control Technician's responsibilities include:

  • Coordinate inventory control and storage.
  • Track all l inventory in Medicat - Keep up par levels, restock all point of care locations, and order inventory to keep up with needs..
  • Prepare and issue all purchase requisitions and purchase orders necessary to support maintenance and housekeeping operations.
  • Supervise storeroom staff.
  • Provide training to staff members regarding Department standards, procedures, techniques, and expectations, including all aspects of job requirements and safety.
  • Prepare periodic analyses of stock utilization trends and expenses.
  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.


Education: High school diploma or equivalent. Experience with inventory tracking in a health care setting is highly preferred.

The successful candidate will pass both a background check and a drug screen. PROCESS FOR INTERNAL UVA APPLICANTS: Please apply through your Workday Home page, search “Find Jobs”, and search for 'Inventory Control Technician.' Complete an application online and attach a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references (name, email address, telephone number, address). PROCESS FOR EXTERNAL UVA APPLICANTS: Please visit UVA job board, search for R0023015, complete the application and attach a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references (name, email address, telephone number, address). Please note that multiple documents can be uploaded in the "Resume" box. Applications that do not contain all of the required documents will not receive full consideration. Preference will be given to applications received by April 15, 2021. For information regarding the position or the application process, please contact Michele Jarman at


This is primarily a sedentary job involving extensive use of desktop computers. The job does occasionally require traveling some distance to attend meetings, and programs.

The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System which represents the UVA Medical Center, Schools of Medicine and Nursing, UVA Physician’s Group and the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.




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Job No:
Posted: 4/2/2021
Application Due: 7/1/2021
Work Type: Full Time