University Health Network Storesperson in Toronto, Ontario

Storesperson - Toronto, Ontario

CUPE JOB POSTING #793936

Position: Storesperson, Materials Management

Site: Toronto General Hospital

Department: Materials Management

Reports To: Manager

Scale/Grade: Level 56

Wage Schedule: $23.11 -$23.84per hour

(Start rate: $23.11 per hour in accordance with collective agreement requirements).

Hours: Various Hours and Shifts

Status: Casual

As an integral member of Materials Management, the responsibilities of the STORESPERSON include: maintaining responsible for the daily replenishment/distribution cycle of stock items to Nursing, Clinical and Support areas; using state of the art technologies to count inventory in designated locations each day; entering counts from pre-established quotas to determine order quantities; transmitting orders via scanner technology to the offsite warehouse; putting away stock, in a timely manner, determining the best way to organize stock to maximize space; answering and responding to emergency calls from Nursing units; performing all duties in compliance with the Occupational Health & Safety Act; performing cross functional duties as assigned and/or required: performing other duties consistent with the job classification, as assigned and/or required.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • At minimum, completion of high school or recognized equivalent

  • A valid Class G Ontario Driver’s license

  • Valid Lift Truck (Forklift) Operator’s license to operate tow motors (Approximately 2 days in house training)

  • WHMIS certificate required (Approximately 1 day in house training)

  • 1 year to less than 2 years practical and related experience and/or 3 months to less than 6 months on the job training

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills required, with the ability to read, write and comprehend English proficiently

  • Must have good memory to be able to know where to obtain required supplies

  • Must be able to develop product knowledge to respond to requests for particular items at any given time

  • Ability to push, pull and lift heavy objects, required.

  • Ability to walk, stand crouch for long periods of time, required.

  • Ability to use equipment common to the work being performed such as computerized inventory system, scanner, photocopier, telephone, lift trucks, tow motor etc.

  • Ability to perform duties in a professional and courteous manner and produce high quality work while meeting deadlines in accordance to UHN standards

  • Exercise initiative and good judgment with ability to multi-task

  • Compliance with confidentiality requirements under UHN Privacy Policy

  • Effective organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills

  • Knowledge of applicable legislative, UHN and/or departmental policies

  • Client service oriented, with the ability to effectively work with diversity and appreciate that people with different opinions, backgrounds and characteristics bring richness to the challenge or situation at hand

  • Knowledge of medical product terminology required

  • Ability to meet the physical demands of the job including: Lifting totes weighing approximately 75 lbs, lifting products to stock onto shelves above head, pulling heavy carts, continuous standing & walking; able to lift 31 to 40 kg

  • May be required to work at multiple areas as well as rotating shifts in emergency situations

Posting #793936