Catholic Health Initiatives INVENTORY TECH FT (1.0) CHI Health CUMC-Bergan in OMAHA, Nebraska



CHI Health is a regional health network with a unified mission: nurturing the healing ministry of the Church while creating healthier communities. Headquartered in Omaha, the combined organization consists of 15 hospitals, two stand-alone behavioral health facilities and more than 150 employed physician practice locations in Nebraska and southwestern Iowa. More than 12,000 employees comprise the workforce of this network that includes 2,820 licensed beds and serves as the primary teaching partner of Creighton University’s health sciences schools. In fiscal year 2014, the organization provided a combined $149.3 million in quantified community benefit including services for the poor, free clinics, education and research. With locations stretching from Kearney, Neb. to Missouri Valley, Iowa, the health network is the largest in Nebraska and serves residents of Nebraska and southwest Iowa. For more information, visit online at

Job Summary:

Duties include management of inventory as it relates to picking products, replenishing, requisitioning, shipping and receiving. Duties are not limited to the supply room, but extend to all areas of the hospital. Responsible for pulling products for cases as assigned. Inventory technician assures that supply areas are organized, maintained, and par levels are optimized to support department demands.

Essential Duties:

  • Restocks supplies daily and rotates inventory supporting accurate inventory levels, generating orders/requisitions as needed

  • Distributes medical supplies and equipment to patient care areas, while monitoring par levels for specific products to assure that appropriate levels are established in order not to affect patient care

  • Identified excess inventory, returning stock and processing credits

  • Notifies supervisor of outdates or slow moving inventory

  • Participates in the put away and validation process of perpetual inventory items; issues and credits materials from the inventory management system

  • Responsible for maintaining clean and orderly stock locations, and labeling bins and handling requests to change pars

  • Acts as liaison between clinical staff and supply chain management as needed

  • Works with and follows instructions of buyers and Divisional Inventory Coordinator in the event of recalls to pull relevant products

Hours: Night Shift, M-F 10p – 0630a



Minimum Experience

  • One (1) year supply chain related experience or other relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • High school Graduate, GED, or equivalent. Education waived for employees with relevant supply chain experience

Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, summarizing analysis in reports with minimal supervision

  • Stays on task and meets deadlines

  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook

  • Basic knowledge of Lawson system

  • Knowledge of automated ERP systems and processes

  • Ability to process and present data clearly

Job Materials Management/Supply Chain


Daily Schedule M-F 10p-6:30a

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2017-R0123500