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The mission of UW Medicine is to improve the health of the public by advancing medical knowledge, providing outstanding primary and specialty care to the people of the region, and preparing tomorrow's physicians, scientists and other health professionals. UW Medicine owns or operates Harborview Medical Center, Northwest Hospital & Medical Center, Valley Medical Center, UW Medical Center, a network of UW Medicine Neighborhood Clinics that provide primary care, UW Physicians, UW School of Medicine, Airlift Northwest, and other owned, operated or affiliated entities as appropriate.
The University of Washington is proud to be one of the nation's premier educational and research institutions. Our people are the most important asset in our pursuit of achieving excellence in education, research, and community service. Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty. As an employee, you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs. For a complete description of our benefits for this position, please view this page.
UW Medicine Consolidated Laundry is a shared services organization and supports all of UW Medicine including University of Washington Medical Center, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, UW School of Medicine, and UW Physicians Network and other regional healthcare facilities. The department effectively and efficiently manages linen resources and costs, while maintaining quality patient care and comfort.
Consolidated Laundry has an outstanding opportunity for a full-time WAREHOUSE WORKER 2 (Day Shifts). The Warehouse Worker 2 performs the following duties:
Unload, unpack, move, and load materials and equipment; inspect incoming items to verify condition, quantity, and quality received.
Determine appropriate storage locations and where and how to place stock.
Prepare stock identification tags bearing coded information; place stock in proper storage locations; rotate stock as necessary.
Gather items from stock, verify descriptions, and issue materials to fulfill requests.
Operate material handling equipment used for receipt, storage, and shipment of goods within warehouse areas.
Spot check inventory, verify record accuracy, and check for appropriate storage locations, conditions, and practices.
Perform regularly scheduled physical inventories.
Maintain warehouse arrangement and maximize space to accommodate stock.
Dispose of surplus or excess property/equipment, etc.
May occasionally drive delivery vehicle deliver linens, materials to clinics and doctors' offices.
Run and maintain linen inventory database.
Operate automated order processing system.
Work as a Transportation Helper as needed
Perform related duties as required.
High school graduation or equivalent AND one year of experience in warehousing, stockkeeping, shipping, or receiving OR equivalent education/experience.
Ability to independently perform centralized warehouse functions, which include but not limited to: receiving, recording, storage, issuing, and shipment of stocks and supplies.
Ability to take or follow instruction from supervisor.
Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest public institutions in the west coast and one of the preeminent research universities in the world. The University of Washington is a multi-campus university comprised of three different campuses: Seattle, Tacoma, and Bothell. The Seattle campus is made up of sixteen schools and colleges that serve students ranging from an undergra...duate level to a doctoral level. The university is home to world-class libraries, arts, music, drama, and sports, as well as the highest quality medical care in Washington State and a world-class academic medical center. The teaching and research of the University’s many professional schools provide undergraduate and graduate students the education necessary toward achieving an excellence that will serve the state, the region, and the nation. As part of a large and diverse community, the University of Washington serves more students than any other institution in the Northwest.