Lead OR Equipment & Supply Technician

Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 156941-1A
Date Posted: Feb 27, 2020
Category: Specialist

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Job Description

Welcome To

Welcome to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is a world-renowned tertiary medical center known for its innovative technology, pioneering medical treatment and leading-edge research. A teaching hospital of Tufts University School of Medicine, the hospital provides quality health care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty, from primary care to cancer diagnosis and treatment to kidney and liver transplantation. It is a national leader in a number of health care areas, including stroke, weight management and lung screenings, among many others. Lahey also helps to advance medicine through research and the education of tomorrow's health care leaders.

About the Job

Position Summary:   Reporting to the assigned manager, the Lead Equipment & Supply Technician performs a variety of duties. This Colleague leads and coordinates all inventory related activities for the assigned department. These activities include overall responsibility for the ordering, reconciliation and distribution of supplies.  Additional duties may include but will not be limited to: reporting usage trends and analysis, as well as identifying process improvement and cost saving opportunities.  This colleague manages and maintains the inventory processes within PeopleSoft, and is responsible for providing training and support to all users as necessary.

  • Supervise the OR supply Chain staff and daily operation of the OR Supply Chain.
  • Work directly with OR Business Manager in coordinating procurement of supplies. This includes the development of cost analyses in support of product requests and savings initiatives that go through the OR Product Review Committee.
  • Meets with vendors as needed to discuss and evaluate new products.
  • Maintain direct communication and coordination with OR Leadership, Central Processing and Distribution and Lahey Distributors.
  • Facilitates Pyxis optimization. Projects and actively seeks out potential savings opportunities.
  • Facilitates/oversees Cardinal initiatives, including but not limited to Pyxis, PBDS packs, Reprocessing, trials and various opportunities


Minimum of 3 years of experience with Inventory Control in a Storeroom/Distribution setting within Healthcare is required.

Proficient with Ameritech, PeopleSoft or similar Inventory Management Systems and its Purchasing, Inventory Management Systems, and its Purchasing, Inventory and Reporting Tools modules.

Strong Knowledge of Microsoft Office including Excel and Outlook.

Strong Interpersonal skills to work and interact with all levels of hospital colleagues including department customers, leadership, and systems end users.

Proven customer service skills. Demonstrates prompt, courteous, responsive, caring service behaviors, and effectively communicates with customers.

SHIFT: 40 hours, 1st shift

About Us

Beth Israel Lahey Health is an integrated system providing patients with better care wherever they are. Care informed by world-class research and education. We are doctors and nurses, technicians and social workers, innovators and educators, and so many others. All with a shared vision for what healthcare can and should be. We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent. We strive to create a diverse and inclusive workplace that reflects the communities in which we work and serve. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels and offer competitive salaries and benefits.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.