Inventory Control Clerk Assoc

Michigan, United States
25 Sep 2018
End of advertisement period
13 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Summary

Why work in PAR Management at Michigan Medicine?

At Michigan Medicine, our PAR Management Team builds PAR supply carts, slot product, place product in appropriately sized bins, and arrange bins in correct sequence based on new Inventory Management Strategy. You will be helping to convert the Health System from a top up PAR replenishment model to a 2-Bin KANBAN system to improve the environment of care for patients and families. You will work as part of a project team while effectively working with clinical staff to resolve issues and concerns. As a member of our team, you will work to meet with clinical staff to review supply carts and to discuss potential rearrangement of supplies or need for additional supplies/carts. Working for Michigan Medicine will provide you with a positive work/life balance, while also allowing you with the opportunity to improve and develop your career. We would love for you to join our creative and fun team.

What perks and benefits can you look forward to?

Excellent medical, dental and vision coverage

2:1 Match on retirement savings

Generous PTO program

State of the art technology and equipment

Continued education allowance

Teaching and mentorship opportunities


You will build clean room supply carts, slot product in bins, and systematically arranged by size and body system

You will enter new cart templates and changes into inventory system, while also stocking and running new inventory sheets for units. If there are new products, you will deliver product(s) to unit and place on cart(s)

You will run alpha cart queries from inventory system and post on PAR cart for all new and established customers. Deliver copy of alpha query to unit

You will process cart change requests from customers verifying request for duplicate items and space allocation, including physical check of space availability on carts to determine appropriate bin size

You will run and post labels for new PAR carts and established PAR carts with changes

You will update changes in unit of issue and stock numbers

You will need the ability to problem solve independently

Educational value: Customer service, listening, analyzing information, paying attention to details, working well with others, self-direction, fast learner, dependability

Required Qualifications*

  • Experience working in a customer service operation
  • Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel and Computer systems
  • Proven analytical skills
  • Strong communication skills

Desired Qualifications*

  • Strong communication skills
  • Experience in Peoplsoft

Work Locations

Michigan Medicine off site warehouse on Ellsworth Rd near Ann Arbor Airport.

Background Screening

Michigan Medicine conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings. Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act.

Mission Statement

Michigan Medicine improves the health of patients, populations and communities through excellence in education, patient care, community service, research and technology development, and through leadership activities in Michigan, nationally and internationally. Our mission is guided by our Strategic Principles and has three critical components; patient care, education and research that together enhance our contribution to society.

Application Deadline

Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. This job may be removed from posting boards and filled any time after the minimum posting period has ended.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.