Responsible for daily operational communication and process control related to the medical surgical Supply Chain between CHRISTUS St. Michael Facility and Procurement Center. Ability to make decisions and follows written instructions with a high degree of accuracy. Computer skills and familiarity with automated supply systems are required. Must be able to read and interpret computer reports and listings. Must have good communication skills and arithmetic ability. Excellent customer service skills. Must be a self-starter.
Must respect confidentiality of information contained in contracts, price lists, and bids. Must be able to relate to vendor representatives in a business-like way that instills confidence.
Associates Degree or Bachelor degree preferred, experience in an applicable field.
Knowledge or background in Purchasing/Procurement
Proven familiarity with health care/hospital medical/surgical supplies
Basic computer knowledge.
Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.