Job Posting: The Assistant Manager conducts Supply Chain process improvement activities and projects using appropriate tools and techniques. Works directly with other employees and departments to implement process improvement and transformation within Supply Chain to help build and design workload statistics for Central Issues, Automated Guided Vehicles (AGVS), and Receiving. Assists in planning and implementation of processes the maximize the effectiveness and efficiency of all functionalities within Supply Chain operations. Ensures that all departmental products and services are provided in a timely manner and cost effective manner in accordance with hospital needs, expectations, and policy.
Qualification Requirements/Preferences: Education Certifications/Licensure Experience Physical Abilities Educational Requirements: High School diploma or equivalent education. Associates or Bachelors degree preferred. Lean management or process improvement experience desired. License/Certification/Registration Requirements: N/A Experience: Minimum three (3) years of Supply Chain experience which includes extensive knowledge of hospital systems, medical/surgical supplies or a comparable level of education and experience with emphasis on lean management or process improvement background. Effective organizational, communication, and human relations skills are necessary as the incumbent will be coordinating several projects simultaneously and working closely with the Department Managers and all levels of staff. Demonstrated commitment to providing excellent customer service. Ability to research, compile, and analyze financial reports. Computer literacy to include the use of the electronic correspondence, word processing, and spreadsheets. Current knowledge of OSHA, JCAHO, and Title XXII regulations as they pertain to Supply Chain Management. Physical Demands: (e.g., lifting, standing, walking) Ability to move throughout all areas of the immediate and adjacent Medical Center and Health System Campus. Must be able to sit and perform data entry or work at a computer for long periods of time. Must be able to work within limited space and focus on complete work with multiple activities occurring and varying levels. Occasionally lift and transport up to 40 lbs.
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scientists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical research and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major teaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly comp...etitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.