Swedish Medical Center Material Distribution Technician in Seattle, Washington


Where you work matters! Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Per Diem Material Distribution Tech at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA.

We are seeking a detail-oriented individual to perform all receiving and shipping functions of materials and freight of the hospital. This position involves regular interaction and correspondence with internal and external customers, including co-workers, other Swedish employees, patients, visitors, representatives from other hospitals and various vendors.

In this position you will:

  • Conduct physical inventory of supply areas, such as patient care and ancillary areas.

  • Utilize the Material Management System to enter data and generate pick tickets.

  • Pick items listed on the pick tickets.

  • Deliver and stock materials in the various supply areas.

  • Stock material from warehouse to clean distribution areas.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High school diploma or equivalent experience

  • Experience with inventory systems

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Taken courses in inventory and supply distribution management

  • Professional experience with computerized Materials Management systems

  • Experience in healthcare environment

  • Forklift Certification

About the First Hill Campus.

The 697-bed tertiary-care center on the Swedish/First Hill campus is the flagship of the Swedish health-care system. Swedish/First Hill has one of the most active and advanced birthing programs in Washington state and houses a Level III neonatal intensive-care unit. More surgeries are performed each year at Swedish/First Hill than at any other facility in the region; volumes include more total joint replacements than any other medical center in the state.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details


Our Mission

Our nonprofit Mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of each person we serve. Our Vision is to demonstrate the highest-quality, best-value healthcare to all we serve.

About Us

Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 118 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Puget Sound. Swedish employs more than 13,300 employees and 3,100 physicians and allied health professionals. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we’re committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Materials Management

Location: Washington-Seattle

Work Locations: First Hill Main Bldg (WA145) 747 Broadway Seattle, 98122

Req ID: 184148