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Swedish Health Services Supervisor, Supply Chain Operations - Materials Service Center in Seattle, Washington


Where you work matters! Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Supervisor, Supply Chain Operations (1.0 FTE, Variable Shift) to work in Materials Service Center at Swedish Cherry Hill in Seattle, WA.

Accountable for the implementation of the Supply Chain Management Operations and Logistics strategy under the direction of the Manager, Supply Chain Operations. Under the direction of the Manager, administers daily Supply Chain.

In this position you will:

  • Supervises department staff which includes scheduling work, monitoring and providing feedback on performance to ensure compliance with guidelines, policies, and procedures, and giving input to performance reviews. Acts on behalf of Manager in their absence as directed

  • Develops distribution procedures, job standards, and evaluation criteria in coordination overall Supply Chain.

  • Manages and directs official supply chain perpetual inventories by analyzing product usage, and adjusting inventory levels as appropriate.

  • Monitors and maintains the distribution budget. Transfers expenses from Materials Management to other hospital departments as appropriate.

  • Monitors additions, deletions, and changes to patient charges and keeps them current and accurate. Works closely with departments to ensure product charges are made with EPIC.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Associates Degree in Healthcare, Business, Finance or Logistics/Supply Chain Management or equivalent education and experience

  • Minimum of 4 years of Supply Chain Management or Finance experience including at least 1 year in a supervisory capacity

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office software

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Healthcare, Business, Finance or Logistics/Supply Chain Management is preferred

  • 1 year experience in healthcare business operations and/or financial management in a healthcare setting, standardizing disparate processes, process improvement methodology and/or product management, change management and operational improvement.

About the Cherry Hill Campus.

What is now known as the James Tower at Swedish/Cherry Hill Campus was home to the first hospital in Seattle, established in 1877 by the Sisters of Providence, a Catholic charity. On July 1, 2000, the 385-bed tertiary-care center previously known as Providence Seattle Medical Center became part of the Swedish health-care system.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit


Our Mission

Our Mission is to improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.

Our Vision is Health for a Better World.

About Us

Swedish is the largest not-for-profit health care system in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); emergency rooms and specialty center in Redmond (East King County) and the Mill Creek area in Everett; and Swedish Medical Group, a network of more than 128 primary care and specialty care locations throughout the greater Puget Sound area. Swedish employs nearly 13,000 caregivers (all employees), including nearly 1,400 providers. 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: Full-time

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Non-Clinical Lead/Supervisor/Manager

Location: Washington-Seattle

Work Locations: Cherry Hill Main Bldg (WA150) 500 17th Ave James Tower Seattle, 98122

Req ID: 302491