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Children's Hospital Boston OR/SPD Materials Technician- 1:30pm- 10:00pm in Boston, Massachusetts

55566BRTitle:OR/SPD Materials Technician- 1:30pm- 10:00pmDepartment:Patient Services-Central Processing DepartmentAutoReqId:55566BRStatus:Full-TimeStandard Hours per Week:40 Shift:Night, Rotating, WeekendJob Category:Support ServicesJob Posting Description:At Boston Children’s Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It’s in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness. And in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Patient Services – Sterile Processing Department and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.

This OR/SPD Materials Technician will be responsible for:

  • Monitoring and maintaining inventory of surgical supplies for the OR, PACU and Day Surgery, ensuring availability for scheduled cases. Monitoring supply usage and initiating reorders according to par levels, reviewing and recommending par levels adjustments as needed. Monitoring, receiving, inspecting, and verifying orders, following up with supervisor or Business Manager as needed to resolve errors or delays of materials.

  • Distributing, restocking and maintaining inventory in designated storage areas and case carts. Monitoring storage of supplies/equipment, rotating stock and inspecting items for proper packaging and expiration dates. Maintaining neatness and organization of storage areas.

  • Recording items received into the department by computer or manual methods. Monitoring, inspecting and verifying orders received and keeping management informed of any errors, delays or other related problems.

  • Assembling medical materials on surgical procedure carts using computerized surgeon preference sheets and inspecting packaging integrity of all medical materials, as surgical suite case carts are prepared.

  • Following departmental policies/procedures, transporting carts of instrumentation or medical materials to and from designated areas within the surgical suites or CPD.

  • Restocking OR surgical core with surgical instrumentation sterilized in CPD following departmental policies/procedures and instructions. As required, responding to requests for medical materials to be replenished from the Surgical Suites.

  • Answering department telephones, appropriately responding to requests for materials information, referring more complex inquiries to manager or other authorized personnel. Assuring that adequate communication is maintained at all times with the appropriate OR/CPD Managers regarding OR materials.

To qualify, you must have:

  • A high school education or GED equivalent.

  • Strong customer service and strong communication skills.

  • Strong computer and problem solving skills as well as the ability to work independently and as a team player.

  • The ability to be flexible; willing and able to change assignments due to needs of the department.

  • Demonstrated basic record keeping skill, as well as the ability to read and write legibly.

Please note: During a public health emergency, individuals in this role may be expected to take on additional duties to respond to organizational needs.

Boston Children’s Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including a flexible schedule, affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, and discounted rates on T-passes. Discover your best.

Boston Children’s Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.Office/Site Location:BostonRegular, Temporary, Per Diem:Regular