The University of Texas Medical Branch Materials Handling Tech in Galveston, Texas

Min Qualifications

High school education and no experience. Valid Texas Drivers License required. Must obtain within 6 months of hire: Forklift Certification (except for Mail Services) and Motor Vehicle Safety Course (except for Mail Services). Must be capable of demonstrating the ability to perform the essential functions of the job in a post-offer employment test as administered by UTMB Rehab Services:

  • For Inventory: This job requires the ability to lift up to 63 lbs. floor to knuckle and 50 lbs. knuckle to shoulder and requires frequent bending, standing and walking.

  • For Delivery: This job requires the ability to lift up to 100 lbs. floor to knuckle and 50 lbs. knuckle to shoulder and requires frequent bending, standing and walking.

  • For Receiving: This job requires the ability to lift up to 100 lbs. floor to knuckle and up to 50 lbs. knuckle to shoulder and requires frequent bending, standing and walking.

  • For Mail Services: This job requires the ability to lift up to 63 lbs. floor to knuckle and requires frequent bending, standing and walking.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

To provide the technical skills necessary in the handling of materials, records, mail, and/or equipment while anticipating and meeting customer needs, all in support of the logistics process.

Salary Range

From $24,480To $30,600 Annually

Specific Job Related Duties

AllAreas:

  • Works safelyandin compliancewithapplicablelaws, regulations, andpolicies.

  • Keepscurrentanduptodatewithall required training andstaying current in fieldofexpertise.

  • Works withmultiplework teams to meetoutcomesbeneficial tothecustomer needs.

  • Developsandmaintainseffectivepartnershipswithinternalandexternalcustomerstoproactivelyunderstand customerneeds.

  • Operatestandard materials handling equipment.

  • Utilizeemailand Internetfor work relatedcommunications.

  • Maintains vehicleusagelog, inspects conditionof tires, checks oil, tops off thefuel onceper week, maintains vehiclecleanliness insideand out, andreportsanyneededmaintenance.

Inventory:

  • Performsacombinationof dailytask associatedwiththe inventoryprocess, but notlimitedto, the following:

  • Prioritizes daily work assignments

  • Receives inmerchandisefor inventoryprocess

  • Putsmerchandiseawayinassignedlocations

  • Does “let-downs of merchandise”fromthe reservelocationtothe primarycaselocation

  • “Replenishment of merchandise”fromCase locations to Repacklocations

  • Pulls merchandise frominventorystockfor customer orders

  • Delivers “Stat” orders tothehospital storeroom

  • Prepares customerordersfor delivery

  • Keepswarehouse neat, clean andwell organized

  • Provides datafor thecompilation andanalysis ofoperational reports, to help assist witheffectiveInventoryManagementprocesses.

  • Troubleshootsandcommunicates regardingSupplyManagement inventories andinventorysystems tomaximizecost effectiveness andcustomer satisfactionto meetUTMBfiscaland clinical performance objectives.

  • Utilizes theMaterialsManagement informationsystem andrelated computer systemsfordailyoperational needs.

  • Supports and assistswithcross trainingof team members.

  • Maintainsaclean,neat,organized, and orderly warehouseand officeenvironmentthat ishighlyprofessional atall times andinaccordancewithall UTMB,stateand federalguidelines.

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Closing Statement

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Equal Employment Opportunity

UTMB Health strives to provide equal opportunity employment without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or veteran status. As a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, UTMB Health takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Job Title: Materials Handling Tech

Job ID: 56206

Location: Galveston

Business Unit: FACSV