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Purchasing Clerk
Purchasing Clerk
Materials/Purchasing is seeking a full time employee. This position can advance into the Director position. Hours will be 8am-4pm, Monday - Friday, weekends and holidays off. You will work together with hospital departments including, Acute Care, ICU, Emergency, EMS, Surgery, Physical Therapy, Respiratory, Radiology, Medical Clinics, Occupational/Speech, Business Office/Administration.
• Stocks and delivers department supplies from electronic requisitions and verbal requests.
• Assigns purchase orders and calls vendors to place orders.
• Receives/Delivers facility supplies, and makes notation of the received amounts on the purchase orders and enters data in the electronic information system.
• Must be able to lift 55lbs. Work is active. Must be able to walk, push, pull and lift. Outdoors for short periods of time.
• Rotates inventory continually to prevent out of dates and removes expired stock from inventory.
• Maintains adequate inventory levels.
• Handles all required paperwork on time and correctly inputs daily expenses to Information System.
Other Duties:
• Prepares goods for return as appropriate and responsible for shipment of outgoing packages.
• Assists director in procurement and maintaining PAR stock levels in Materials Department
• Participates in annual inventory.
• Communicates with co-workers on special products or equipment needs and directs the questions to the Material Management Director.
• Supports the Hospital's philosophy, procedures, policies and goals.
• Communicates a positive and caring attitude towards peers, other staff members, patients and visitors. Maintains strict confidentiality of patient information.
• Implements safety measures, practices universal precautions and infection control measures and participates in drills.
• Works as scheduled and reports for duty on time. Complies with allotted meal/break times, remaining flexible when necessary.
• Contributes to the hospital's mission, vision, and values by ensuring instruments, supplies, and equipment purchased are handled with care.
• Works independently as well as cooperatively; maintaining professional and effective working relationships with teammates; and demonstrating knowledge and skills necessary to support superior patient care.
• High school graduate or the equivalent.
• Materials management background desired.
• Experience in a health care/hospital environment highly desired.
A few of the benefits we provide you:
• Tuition Reimbursement
• Medical, Dental, Life, & Vision Insurance
• 401k Hospital w/2% match
• PTO, Funeral pay

Additional Information
Position Type : Full Time
Shift : Day

Closing Date: 10/26/2019
Contact Information
Beth Cavanah - Director of Human Resources
Human Resources
615 Old Symsonia Rd
Benton, KY 42025
Phone: 270-527-4865

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Marshall County Hospital is the result of years of work and planning by the citizens of Marshall County. The first hospital opened in 1964 and our new facility became operational in 2009. A staff of 25 physicians offer professional medical care. In selecting one of our physicians, you can be assured of quality healthcare, and should you require hospitalization, be confident that the resources and services of this progressive healthcare organization are available to you. Approximately 250 employees staff the Marshall County Hospital and Ambulance Service.