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.
HARBORVIEW'S FOOD AND NUTRITION SERVICES department has an outstanding opportunity for a Temporary/Hourly, Variable Shift, Stockroom Attendant 2. Under direction of supervisor, receives and dispenses stockroom supplies and equipment using department inventory system. Follows policy and procedure of the department related to maintaining supplies and equipment required for patient and retail food service operations.
OVERVIEW OF WORK ASSIGNMENTS: • Receives, issues and maintains stores of food and supplies for patient and retail operations • Reconciles invoice against delivery with vendors • Inspects food items for quality, notifying food production manager of discrepancies between ordered and received amounts and item substitutions. • Notes time and initials delivery slips for items received for department records • Stores food in proper location and assures that inventory is rotated. • Advises staff on questions regarding inventory in stock • Rearranges stock to accommodate inventory movement using hand dollies and pallet jacks • Periodically takes physical inventory • Maintains stockroom and performs custodial duties in stockroom areas • Follows department policies and procedures for food safety and sanitation • Complies with infection control policy and hand washing procedures • Performs related duties as required
WORKING CONDITIONS, PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND EQUIPMENT USAGE: • Potential exposure to airborne infectious diseases from patients and visitors • Exposure to cleaning and sanitizing solutions Physical Demands: • Continuous moving about work area • Constant standing on feet eight (8) hours per day • Frequent bending, stooping, reaching overhead, and pushing/pulling carts up to 25 pounds unassisted • Lifting/pushing overhead up to 25 pounds unassisted • Lifting and carrying items up to 40 pounds unassisted • Clear, audible speaking • Correctable vision to size 12 type • Ability to hear normal speech level Equipment: • Transport carts • Hand dollies • Pallet jacks • Computer and printers
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Six months of full-time experience as a Stockroom Attendant I OR equivalent education/experience.
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.