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University of Washington MATERIALS HANDLER 3 (DAYS, VARIABLE FTE) in Seattle, Washington

Req #: 226873


Posting Date: 09/18/2023

Closing Info: Closes On 10/16/2023

Salary: $24.57 - $35.71 per hour

Shift: First Shift

Notes: As a UW employee, you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs. For a complete description of our benefits for this position, click here. (

UW MEDICINE SUPPLY CHAIN has an outstanding opportunity for a part time MATERIALS HANDLER 3 .


  • 6 am - 2:30 pm, variable FTE TEMPORARY, provides coverage when needed

  • This position will work weekends and one weekday POSITION HIGHLIGHTS The Material Handling Aide 3 is expected to be proficient in their assigned tasks and train other staff members on correct inventory procedures, assembly tasks, computer processes, cleaning procedures and proper paperwork handling. DEPARTMENT DETAILS UW Medicine Supply Chain’s objective is to ensure our patient care experience is enhanced by delivering a robust foundation of services, operational and technical support, and the sharing of comprehensive, relevant, and highly specialized supply chain management expertise. This includes a primary focus on customer service, as well as maintaining appropriate levels of general, medical, and surgical supplies throughout each facility. PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Inventories and refills lockers containing medical and administrative supplies.

  • Assists department staff with identification of supply needs and available alternatives.

  • Communicates low stock items and inventory discrepancies to Inventory Control Coordinator, Purchasing Representative and end user.

  • Prepares processed freight for internal delivery.

  • Prints delivery tickets and labels, attaches to supplies before actual delivery.

  • May be required to drive an automobile (or other vehicle) as a function of job. If so required, completes all NWH driver clearance procedures and paperwork. Drives carefully and in accordance with the law and NWH driving standards. REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • High school diploma or GED required.

  • One year experience as a Materials Handling Aide II and demonstrated proficiency in the position; or two years experience in a similar position Equivalent education/experience will substitute for all minimum qualifications except when there are legal requirements, such as a license/certification/registration CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT

  • Maintains a valid Washington Drivers License and an excellent driving record. Approximately 50% of the employees in this position must have a valid driver’s license and a good driving record. ABOUT UW MEDICINE - A HIGHER DEGREE OF HEALTHCARE UW Medicine is Washington’s only health system that includes a top-rated medical school and an internationally recognized research center. UW Medicine’s mission is to improve the health of the public by advancing medical knowledge, providing outstanding primary and specialty care to the people of the region, and preparing tomorrow’s physicians, scientists and other health professionals.All across UW Medicine, our employees collaborate to perform the highest quality work with integrity and compassion and to create a respectful, welcoming environment where every patient, family, student and colleague is valued and honored. Nearly 29,000 healthcare professionals, researchers, and educators work in the UW Medicine family of organizations that includes: Harborview Medical Center, UW Medical Center - Montlake, UW Medical Center - Northwest, Valley Medical Center, UW Medicine Primary Care, UW Physicians, UW School of Medicine, and Airlift Northwest.

University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.