Director of Supply Chain Operations in Loxahatchee, FL at Parallon

Date Posted: 5/8/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

  • Take your career in the right direction – join us at HealthTrust.  Amidst the fast-changing dynamics of healthcare within HealthTrust and our parent company (HCA – Hospital Corporation of America), come work as a Director of Supply Chain Director to put into practice sustainable, practical solutions that will ultimately transform patient care and the communities we support.
  • More than 1,600 hospitals have partnered with HealthTrust to lower expenses and improve outcomes across healthcare operations. HealthTrust delivers supply chain, workforce, and clinical integration services to help healthcare providers improve performance with superior pricing and operator-driven practices. This is accomplished by hiring professionals like you!
  • A seven-time recipient of a “Champion for Change” award from Practice Greenhealth, HealthTrust actively encourages and enables ecologically responsible purchasing alongside fully embracing a culture of integrity and a code of ethics.

  • Seeking a full-time Director of Supply Chain Operations who drives efforts to enable supply improvement initiatives within respective facility.
  • Individual who facilitates the standardization of products and optimizes supply utilization.  Enjoys collaborating with physicians and clinicians.
  • Actively seeks ways to control costs without compromising patient safety as well as quality of care and services delivered.
  • Executes operational plan for all hospital point-of-use systems and supply purchases at the facility.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       

Palm West Hospital- Palm Beach, FL
  • West Palm Beach is a city in and the county seat of Palm Beach CountyFlorida, United States.[6] It is located immediately to the west of the adjacent Palm Beach, and is one of the three main cities in South Florida.
  • Although West Palm Beach is located approximately 68 miles (109 km) north of Downtown Miami, it is still considered a principal city within the Miami metropolitan area, due to the solid urbanization between both cities.
  • Every May, you can find the largest waterfront music and arts festival taking place at the West Palm Beach. This means you can start your summer sooner than others can. 
  • There are more than one hundred and sixty golf courses and one thousand-tennis course to use. Therefore, you can pick up your racket or club and get your game on.
  • With over four hundred thousand acres, Palm Beach County produces eighteen percent of the United States sugar. Therefore, it produces the most sugar in the country.

  • To attract the best talent, HealthTrust offers one of the leading 401(k) plans in the healthcare industry (a 100% match on up to 9% of pay based on years of vesting service). 
  • Tuition Reimbursement program for individuals seeking higher education. Generous annual incentive bonus program. Professional growth and advancement.
  • Network of other highly skilled Assistant Supply Chain Directors to work and collaborate with across sister facilities and multiple divisions.

Job Requirements


  • Organization – proactively prioritized needs and effectively manages resources
  • Communication - communicates clearly and concisely
  • Leadership - guides individuals and groups toward desired outcomes, setting high performance standards and delivering leading quality services
  • Customer Orientation - establishes and maintains long-term customer relationships, building trust and respect by consistently meeting and exceeding expectations
  • Tactical execution – oversees the development, deployment and direction of complex programs and processes
  • Policies & Procedures – articulates knowledge and understanding of organizational policies, procedures and systems
  • PC Skills - demonstrates proficiency in Microsoft Office applications and others as required
  • Financial Management – applies tools and processes to successfully manage to budget
  • Project Management – assesses work activities and allocates resources appropriately 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Management, Healthcare Administration, Finance, or similar is required

  • Minimum of three years hospital management experience required 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORKING CONDITIONS Requires prolonged sitting, some bending, stooping and stretching. Requires eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity sufficient to operate a keyboard, photocopier, telephone, calculator and other office equipment. Requires normal range of hearing and eyesight to record, prepare and communicate reports. Requires lifting papers or boxes up to 50 pounds occasionally. May be exposed to toxic/caustic/chemicals/detergents. Work is performed in an office, and in the pharmacy and hospital environment. Work may be stressful at times. Contact may involve dealing with angry or upset people. Staff must remain flexible and available to provide staffing assistance for any/all disaster or emergency situations.