Providence Health & Services Distribution Technician I - Sterile Processing in Everett, Washington
Providence is calling a Distribution Technician (1.0 FTE, Variable Shift) to work in Sterile Processing for Providence Regional Medical Center Everett in Everett, WA
Working under the direct supervision of a Lead/Supervisor, Distribution Technician I is expected to work individually and as part of a team, responsible for issuing and delivery of supplies, equipment and meeting Department productivity goals throughout the Medical campuses. Requires extreme attention to detail, a strong ability to follow procedures, plus an ability to work with a wide range of medical supplies and people under sometimes stressful circumstances. Utilizes computer, pallet jacks and other similar materials handling equipment to locate, determine levels and move supplies under sometimes stressful circumstances.
In this position, you will:
Exhibits exemplary customer service.
Uses positive language.
Communicates clearly and effectively.
Demonstrates proper inventory handling techniques both in the warehouse and in hospitals:
In hospital: Takes accurate inventory of products and quantities needed in each area assigned; inputs orders quickly and accurately into Lawson.
Delivers product promptly once order has arrived.
Accurately fills orders, verifying items and counts are correct.
Places products in proper locations when re-stocking.
Follows departmental procedures when returning credited items to warehouse stock.
Accurately replenishes supplies and performs outdates in bedside carts and PAR locations.
Fills urgent requests for supplies and/or deliveries. Completes orders for OR “add-ons” quickly and accurately.
Stages/loads freight so that it can be safely transported.
Properly demonstrates knowledge and ability to use ERP system upon completion of training modules.
Re-stocks and replaces specialty carts, trays and drawers:
Exchanges carts, trays and drawers as they are used.
Inventories and replaces needed supplies as indicated on par form.
Immediately issues supplies pulled to re-fill carts, trays and drawers.
Required qualifications for this position include:
- Completion of Healthstream Customer Service Training within 30 days of hire
Prefer red qualification for this position include:
- 6 monthsrelevant experience in a warehouse/retail environment, preferably one in which an electronic inventory management system was used
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence Regional Medical Center Everett in Everett, WA is the state’s most award-winning hospital for medical care; having received the HealthGrades Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence four years in a row. Our new state-of-the-art 12 story hospital tower and the implementation of Epic EMR will significantly enhance our patient’s experience throughout the continuum of care.
The hospital is located in Snohomish County on the Sound and close to the mountains, so outdoor activities such as snow skiing, kayaking, and golfing are at your doorstep. The communities in Snohomish have all the comforts and appeal of small towns, with historical districts, beautiful homes, interesting boutiques, and unique restaurants, yet the city life of Seattle and Bellevue are just 30 minutes south, while the cosmopolitan city of Vancouver, BC lies only 2 hours north.
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Administrative (Non-Clinical)
Req ID: 323013