Allina Health Materials Handler in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Advertisement Materials Handler Requisition # 27322BR Business Unit name Corporate Office Physical Location Minneapolis, Minnesota Posted Date 28-Nov-2016 Schedule Type Casual Dept. Name ANW Materials Management Hours Per Week 0 Contract ANW L113 Service Workers Introduction Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 13 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills. The Commons, located in Minneapolis, is the headquarters of Allina Health, a not-for-profit health care organization serving patients and communities. Approximately 1,600 corporate and administrative service employees work at offices within Midtown Exchange, the site of the historic Sears retail complex at Chicago Avenue and E. Lake Street. This community landmark, adjacent to the campus of Abbott Northwestern Hospital, part of Allina Health, is the second largest building in Minnesota and includes offices, an internationally themed public market and residential units. Responsibilities Req ID: 27322 Taking physical inventory of medical supplies in the users areas. Working on the shipping and receiving dock. Pick, pack and neatly stocking medical supplies areas(products involved are medical commodity supplies such as dressings, needles, syringes, IV fluids and such) . Sort, pick-up, & deliver mail/packages. Miscellaneous duties as requested/required. Good communication skills. Almost continuous walking. Frequent to continuous pushing, pulling, twisting, turning & bending. Occasionally lifting up to 40 pounds, below, at and above shoulder level. Must be able to carry up to 40 pounds. Able to push carts weighing up to 300 pounds (this requires 20-40 lbs of force to be exerted to start the cart rolling). Neat appearance & good hygiene. Maintain alertness and concentration. Must be capable of dealing with stress in emergency situations. Education HS diploma or equivalent. Must be able to read product descriptions that are written in English. Must be able to count and do basic math. Able to work within time limits. Able to work individually or as a team member with minimal supervision. Great attention to detail is required. Customer service focused with excellent verbal and written communication skills. Qualification/Skills Attention to detail. No physical restrictions, good communication skills, able to work as a team member and under minimal supervision. Reliable, good attendance and punctual. Medical products knowledge desirable. Work within time limits. Customer service oriented. Work Schedule This is a casual position Location/Community Information Minneapolis boasts being both cosmopolitan yet small enough that you can find a place to call home whether on a lake, golf course, or in an adjoining suburb. With the fast pace of activity there are professional sports, theater, or enough parks for a quiet walk. The area has numerous schools and colleges, both public or private, and enough teams for all weekend athletes to join. Located in Minneapolis Population = 380,000 Service Area = 2,882,245 Closing If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and appli