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POST DATE 9/16/2016
END DATE 10/15/2016
Universal Hospital Services
JOB DESCRIPTIONARE YOU LOOKING FOR A NEW JOB THAT ALLOWS YOU TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN OTHERS\' LIVES AND TO WORK IN THE STABLE HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY?
Job Purpose and Requirements
The Logistics Coordinator is responsible for the coordination and management of equipment movement throughout the company to fulfill customer needs, including using their knowledge of medical equipment and their financial acumen to make sound recommendations on the purchase, logistics and utilization of equipment.
Analyze, research and coordinate Logistics requests for medical equipment from UHS District Offices with immediate customer or par level needs
Maximize availability of current equipment fleet by evaluating current equipment utilization at district offices
Make decisions on most effective means of transporting equipment while meeting district needs
Serve and assist UHS field personnel regarding equipment availability, equipment orders, equipment shipments and general equipment-related questions
Recommend action plans for equipment logistics based on equipment availability while considering the most fiscally advantageous option for equipment movement
Schedule freight and padded couriers to conduct equipment moves
Document and assist with claim process for equipment damaged during shipping
Train and support UHS field personnel on ServiceNow web-based equipment ordering system
Consult on additional program development for ServiceNow web-based equipment ordering system
Develop ad hoc reports to assist in effective decision making related to UHS equipment fleet and freight costs
Run and analyze numerous reports to monitor, understand and act on changes in equipment fleet on a regular basis (interval varies by report output)
Report and track lost equipment
Function and serve as a product specialist for Critical Care medical equipment
Execute short-term tasks related to manufacturer recalls, training for field personnel, equipment information, shipping information, metrics on operational performance/trends, and customer conversions to UHS
Attend Asset360 implementation calls in assigned region
Disposal request management
All other duties as assigned
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Other Characteristics
Extensive knowledge of medical equipment serviced by UHS
High level of financial acumen
Advanced interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
Strong organizational skills and a high level of professionalism
Ability to multitask and be highly productive
Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel
Time management skills
* Ability to work to defined performance metrics for order fulfillment lead times and overall work performed.
Bachelor s degree in related field
One to two years previous logistics or supply chain experienceinator
The numbers tell it all. UHS has been in business since 1939; it operates through 85 districts and serves customers in all 50 states.
Our motto? Quality. Value. Service. All of us. All the time. Now, find out what that means to you. Compensation includes base wage, 401(k). Full time opportunities offer health/dental and tuition reimbursement. Excellent career pathing opportunities as well. Learn more. Apply online today!
We are proud to be an EEO/AA Employer/Vet/Disabled. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment background and drug testing.
PRIMARY JOB LOCATION:
Minneapolis - Corporate
ADDITIONAL LOCATIONS (IF APPLICABLE):
Universal Hospital Services