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Job Posting Number:
Job Title:
Job Category:
Support Services
Job Type:
Permanent Part Time
Open Positions:
City, Province, Country:
Cornwall, Ontario, Canada
Date Posted:
October 13, 2020
Available Shifts:
Day Shift Monday through Friday
Closing Date:
October 31, 2020
$22.77 - $23.51/Hour

As part of the Cornwall Community Hospital you uphold the mission, vision and ICARE values in order to create a safe environment for patients/clients, families, staff, physicians and volunteers, recognizing 'Patient Safety' and our hospital's 'Senior Friendly Strategies' as a top priority in creating a culture of safety and 'The Workplace of Choice'. Cornwall Hospital is committed to providing an accessible work environment. Accomodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in the recruitment/selection process.

Summary of responsibilities

Reporting to the Director of Materials Management and Environmental Services, the Storekeeper is responsible for the top off carts, storing and issuing supplies, controlling and issuing direct purchases, receiving goods, assembling orders and delivering to departments, maintaining/ analysing inventory quotas on assigned nursing units and assisting with the printing functions. A significant amount of time is spent lifting, carrying and moving heavy materials throughout the hospital.

Requirements of the job

• Completion of Ontario Secondary School Diploma.
• Ability to meet the physical demands of the job (heavy lifting/carrying/pulling/ pushing materials)
• Ability to accurately prepare and process all inventory documentation
• Ability to coordinate the distribution/delivery of supplies to Departments
• Ability to monitor stores stock inventory levels
• Knowledge of computers and ability to function in a computerized environment
• Knowledge and application of proper lifting techniques, demonstrate good body mechanics and the ability to lift up to 75 lbs
• Good interpersonal and organizational skills, strong team orientation with good communication and problem solving skills
• Computer skills (E-mail, supply chain software, Word, Excel)
• Must pass internal basic Excel test
• Knowledge of medical/surgical supplies and equipment
• Demonstrated regular, punctual attendance
• Functional level in English (oral and written)
• Functional level in French (oral)
• Recent ‘supply chain’ experience