Material Handler – Stores
Scarborough and Rouge Hospital
MIN HRLY RATE: $22.24/Hour
MAX HRLY RATE: $23.32/Hour
At Scarborough and Rouge Hospital (SRH), the patient experience comes first. With three hospital sites (Birchmount, General and Centenary) and five satellite sites, SRH provides a broad spectrum of health services to one of the most diverse communities in Canada.
Created through a merger of The Scarborough Hospital’s Birchmount and General sites and Rouge Valley Health System’s Centenary site in December 2016, SRH is committed to delivering the highest quality patient- and family-centred care, with a focus on enhancing access to services for the Scarborough community.
The completion of this online form serves as your application and will be used to determine if you meet the requirements of this position. Please ensure that you have provided all pertinent information necessary to be considered for this vacancy by the close date.
The Material Handler is responsible for the storage, retrieval, distribution of medical/surgical supplies, inventory, picking and order-filling of goods, other duties as assigned. Hours of work are days, evenings, nights and weekends as scheduled.
Secondary school graduate or equivalent
Good command of the English language (both verbal and written)
Knowledge of medical/surgical supplies and inventory control
Recent related work experience in warehousing or distribution environment
Proven effective interpersonal and communication skills promoting good customer service
Proven organizational skills with an ability to work accurately with detail in a fast-paced environment
Evidence of positive team based skills.
Demonstrated pattern of good attendance
Exposure to Lean principles, an understanding of methodologies and tools and a commitment to the use of these in support of providing the best healthcare experience possible to our patients
Demonstrates an understanding of and commitment to SRH’s comprehensive safety programs and practices including staff safety, patient safety, environmental safety and participates in regular in-service education in this area.
Demonstrates a commitment to customer service when dealing with patients, colleagues, volunteers and other members of the community and public.
Working knowledge of computerized inventory processes
Constant walking, climbing
Reaching, bending, stooping, and lifting (20 – 30 kg.)
Pulling and pushing carts (up to 120 kg)
Exposure to heat and cold, some dust
Scarborough and Rouge Hospital (SRH) embraces and celebrates our community’s unique multicultural heritage and diversity. SRH is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a culture of inclusiveness and diversity reflecting our diverse patients, staff and community alike. We are committed to providing barrier-free and accessible employment practices in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Should you require accommodation through any stage of the recruitment process, please make them known when contacted and we will work with you to meet your needs.