Warehouse Material Handler in Miramar, FL at Parallon

Date Posted: 5/22/2018

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Job Description



THE COMPANY:
 
  • 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 [Warehouse Material Handler] 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 valued individuals 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.

THE POSITION:
  • Seeking a full-time Material Handler who demonstrates a passion for processing receipt of inbound freight as well as outbound shipments from the warehouse to respective hospitals we serve within our surrounding communities.
  • Individual who takes pride in picking orders, packing materials, and shipping supplies with a high standard of accuracy.
  • Enjoys a fast-paced work environment that is physically active. Effectively stays on task, meets metrics, and supports warehouse workflow.



The Location:
East Florida Supply Chain – Miramar, FL
 

  • The city of Miramar is located in Broward County, Florida, about 14 miles southwest of Fort Lauderdale and 20 miles north of Miami. Nearby municipalities, include Hollywood, Sunrise, Plantation and Pembroke Pines.
  • Broward County is rich in attractions and places of interest. Among its historical sites are Stranahan House, Broward’s first trading post and Bonnet House, an historic home and garden near Fort Lauderdale beach
  • Named by Robert Gordon, the city's first mayor, "Miramar" is Spanish for "View of the Sea." The city shares its name with a Cuban suburb of Havana. Incorporated in 1955, Miramar has seen its city boundaries grow over the years from their original size of 2.9 square miles to the present size of over 30 square miles. The city's motto is "Beauty and Progress," a phrase which is inscribed on the City Seal.





Job Requirements

WHY SHOULD YOU APPLY?
 
  • 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.

EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Communication – communicates clearly and concisely
  • Customer orientation – establishes and maintains long-term customer relationships, building trust and respect by consistently meeting and exceeding expectations
  • Interpersonal skills – able to work effectively with other employees, supervisors, and external parties
  • PC skills – demonstrates proficiency in Microsoft Office applications and others as required
  • Policies & Procedures – demonstrates knowledge and understanding of organizational policies, procedures and systems
  •  Basic skills – able to perform basic mathematical calculations, balance and reconcile figures, punctuate properly, spell correctly and transcribe accurately
  • Technical skills – able to operate a fork lift vehicle and a motorized pallet jack.

EDUCATION
  • High school diploma or GED (General Equivalency Diploma) preferred

 
EXPERIENCE
 
  • Previous warehousing experience preferred
  • Prior computer experience preferred

 
CERTIFICATE/LICENSE
  • N/A 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORKING CONDITIONSMust be able to stand and walk for long periods of time; sitting for short periods of time. Requires ability to push and pull a variety of carts and material handling equipment. Must be able to climb, stoop, kneel, bend, stretch and reach frequently. Must be able to make substantial movements of the wrists, hands, and fingers. Requires eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity sufficient to operate a keyboard, photocopier, telephone, calculator, and other office equipment. Requires ability to touch and differentiate textures and temperatures. Requires normal range of hearing and eyesight to record, prepare, and communicate reports through written and verbal means. Must be able to move and/or lift up to 50 lbs. Work may be performed in an office, patient care areas, as well as, a stockroom/supply room environment. Work may be stressful at times.