This recruitment offers a $3,500 Recruitment Incentive to eligible new employees joining UW Medicine#UWMRecruitmentIncentive
WHO WE ARE:
As the region's only Level I Trauma center, Harborview Medical Center (HMC) is well known for innovations and excellence in trauma care and its centers of emphasis: Trauma, Burn, Neurosciences, AIDS/STD CARER, and mentally-and medically- vulnerable populations. In addition to the centers of emphasis, HMC serves a mission population for King County. Harborview employees are committed to the vital role the institution plays in the immediate community, as well as the entire Northwest region. HMC is owned by King County and managed by the University of Washington (UW) and serves as a training site for UW’s School of Medicine. The UW is proud to be one of the nation’s premier educational and research institutions. Our people are the most important asset in our pursuit of achieving excellence in education, research, and community service. Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty.
WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR:
HMC Central Processing Unit, Implant Room, has an outstanding opportunity to hire a full time day shift SURGICAL SERVICES INVENTORY CONTROL TECHNICIAN 2 / HOSPITAL CENTRAL SERVICES TECHNICIAN 2.
WHAT YOU BRING:
High school graduation or equivalent AND two years of experience processing complex trays of surgical instruments and equipment
WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING:
Under general supervision of the Business Manager, the Surgical Services Inventory Control Technician 2 provides job duties related to the provision of surgical supplies and/or implantable devices for the Operating Room. The position entails the daily use of a materials management system (HEMM), tissue tracking software, product recalls application (RASMAS), HSM, surgical whiteboard, MS Word, MS Excel, and various network share drives. Inventory control duties include, reporting, analysis, ordering, cycle counting, processing vendor returns and determining accurate par levels for OR Stores and/or Implant Room. The job also requires a high degree of knowledge of Surgical Instrumentation and sterile processing technique as the Surgical Services Inventory Control Technician 2 assembles, wraps and containerizes instrument sets as well as fills sets with instruments and implants. This position requires teamwork, process improvement, fiscal responsibility and customer service skills. It is also necessary to be extremely detail oriented in order to be successful in this job. Included in the Surgical Services Inventory Control Technician 2 duties is constant interaction with all levels of staff including CPU, Leads, Supervisors, RN3s, Clinic PCCs, Surgeons and Management.
As an employee, you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs. For a complete description of our benefits for this position, please view this page.
Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest public institutions in the west coast and one of the preeminent research universities in the world. The University of Washington is a multi-campus university comprised of three different campuses: Seattle, Tacoma, and Bothell. The Seattle campus is made up of sixteen schools and colleges that serve students ranging from an undergraduate level to a doctoral level. The university is home to world-class libraries, arts, music, drama, and sports, as well as the highest quality medical care in Washington State and a world-class academic medical center. The teaching and research of the University’s many professional schools provide undergraduate and graduate students the education necessary toward achieving an excellence that will serve the state, the region, and the nation. As part of a large and diverse community, the University of Washington serves more students than any other institution in the Northwest.