Assistant Director of Supply Chain Operations in West Palm Beach, FL at HealthTrust

Date Posted: 7/2/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

  • Take your career in the right direction – join us at HealthTrust.  Amidst the fast-changing dynamics of healthcare within HealthTrust and our parent company (HCA – Hospital Corporation of America), come work as a Facility Supply Chain Operating Room Technician to put into practice sustainable, practical solutions that will ultimately transform patient care and the communities we support.
  • More than 1,600 hospitals have partnered with HealthTrust to lower expenses and improve outcomes across healthcare operations.
  • HealthTrust delivers supply chain, workforce, and clinical integration services to help healthcare providers improve performance with superior pricing and operator-driven practices.
  •  This is accomplished by hiring valued individuals like you!
  • A seven-time recipient of a “Champion for Change” award from Practice Greenhealth, HealthTrust actively encourages and enables ecologically responsible purchasing alongside fully embracing a culture of integrity and a code of ethics.
  • Seeking a full-time Assistant Director of Supply Chain Operations who drives efforts to enable supply improvement initiatives within respective facility.
  • Individual who facilitates the standardization of products and optimizes supply utilization.  Enjoys collaborating with physicians and clinicians.
  • Actively seeks ways to control costs without compromising patient safety as well as quality of care and services delivered.
  • Executes operational plan for all hospital point-of-use systems and supply purchases at the facility.  

JFK Medical Center North- West PalmBeach, FL
  • West Palm Beach is a city in and the County seatof Palm Beach County, Florida, across the Lake Worth Lagoon.
  • Palm Beach has almost fifty miles of shoreline.As a result, nearly seven million tourists come for a visit every year.
  • Golf and Tennis: There are more than onehundred and sixty golf courses and one thousand-tennis course to use. Therefore,you can pick up your racket or club and get your game on.
  • The county operate 81 parks. Since there are somany to choose from you are sure to find one with your favorite activity. Youcan bike, boat, ride horses, in addition to camping and athletic facilities.
  • For those of you seeking arts and music, youhave come to the right place. Palm Beach County organizations offer a widevariety of concerts, exhibitions, festivals and performances.
  • The National Croquet Center in West Palm Beachis the world’s largest croquet facility. The facility is large enough to holdas many as six hundred players at one time.

Job Requirements

  • To attract the best talent, HealthTrust offers one of the leading 401(k) plans in the healthcare industry (a 100% match on up to 9% of pay based on years of vesting service). 
  • Tuition Reimbursement program for individuals seeking higher education.
  • Generous annual incentive bonus program. Professional growth and advancement.
  • Network of other highly skilled Assistant Supply Chain Directors to work and collaborate with across sister facilities and multiple divisions.
  • Organization – proactively prioritized needs and effectively manages resources
  • Communication - communicates clearly and concisely
  • Leadership - guides individuals and groups toward desired outcomes, setting high performance standards and delivering leading quality services
  • Customer Orientation - establishes and maintains long-term customer relationships, building trust and respect by consistently meeting and exceeding expectations
  • Tactical execution – oversees the development, deployment and direction of complex programs and processes
  • Policies & Procedures – articulates knowledge and understanding of organizational policies, procedures and systems
  • PC Skills - demonstrates proficiency in Microsoft Office applications and others as required
  • Financial Management – applies tools and processes to successfully manage to budget
  • Project Management – assesses work activities and allocates resources appropriately. 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Management, Healthcare Administration, Finance, or similar is required

  • Minimum of three years hospital management experience required
PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORKING CONDITIONS – Requires prolonged sitting, some bending, stooping and stretching. Requires eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity sufficient to operate a keyboard, photocopier, telephone, calculator and other office equipment. Requires normal range of hearing and eyesight to record, prepare and communicate reports. Requires lifting papers or boxes up to 50 pounds occasionally. May be exposed to toxic/caustic/chemicals/detergents. Work is performed in an office, and in the pharmacy and hospital environment. Work may be stressful at times. Contact may involve dealing with angry or upset people. Staff must remain flexible and available to provide staffing assistance for any/all disaster or emergency situations.