The Director, Materials Management will oversee all material resource activities involved in the planning, receipt, distribution, cleaning, storing and managing the replenishment of the supplies and equipment needed to support patient care at MemorialCare’s Long Beach Medical Center and Miller Children’s Hospital. The Director, Materials Management provides leadership and direction in establishing operational goals and objectives for the cost centers listed above, in support of MemorialCare and the medical center's strategic plan. The incumbent directs and coordinates services within Material Resources and with other departments and continually assesses and improves the performance of the Material Resources departments under his/her direction. This position also oversees the mailroom and the outsourced linen services.
The ideal candidate will possess a Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree in healthcare or business related field. A minimum of 7-10 years experience in healthcare materials management facilitating the inventory planning, point of use material flow, and up-stream/down-stream supply chain management.
Additional certification in healthcare materials management and/or Lean preferred. Excellent technical, interpersonal, communication and consensus-building skills in an individual who can effectively partner and execute with staff and various departments. Demonstrated service-orientation, with ability to balance needs of the location, organization, and team. Expertise with Title 22, CDPH and Joint Commission accreditation standards as they relate to materials management, department processes and work flows.
Internal Number: LON003845
About MemorialCare - Long Beach Medical Center
At MemorialCare, we believe in providing extraordinary health care to our communities and an exceptional working environment for our employees. MemorialCare stands for excellence in Health Care. Across our family of Medical Centers, we support each one of our bright, talented employees in reaching the highest levels of professional development, contribution, collaboration and accountability. Whatever your role and whatever expertise you bring, we are dedicated to helping you achieve your full potential in an environment of respect, innovation and teamwork.
MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center is a major regional provider of medical and surgical services. A Magnet®-designated teaching hospital, MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center and Miller Womens’s and Children’s Hospital have more than 775 beds. We consistently achieve national accolades for our quality care, including ranking as one of “America’s Best Hospitals” for Orthopedics by U.S. News & World Report magazine. Our unique environment allows for a range of medical services, from childhood to adulthood, to be structured under one roof. With our technology, our vision, and especially our talented professionals, we ensure our patients receive the best possible care.