Mgr Supply Chain Operations

Working at Fairview Ridges Hospital, Burnsville MN

Manager position directs the activities, staff and budgets for supply chain within the care system. Responsible to oversee daily activity of all logistics processes including transportation, preparation of surgical case carts and instruments, internal distribution of supplies, management of inventory (including those booked as assets and expenses), appropriate staging of products for consumption, and product disposition. Serve as deputy to the Care System Director of Supply Chain.  Represents care system on materials related issues with system customers and the corporate supply chain team.  Participate and support both corporate and care system strategic initiatives in the areas of customer service improvement, cost reductions, process improvements and other initiatives. Provide leadership and overall accountability for assigned focus area which could include:  customer service, compliance, site development, policy and procedure development and maintenance, management, training or others as assigned. 



Minimum Education

What is the minimum level of education needed to perform this job, if any?

BA/BS, Supply Chain, Logistics, Business, Nursing, Related or 6 years healthcare supply chain supervisor experience


Preferred Education

What level of education is preferred for this job, but not required?

MBA/MS/MA, Supply Chain, Logistics, Business, Related


Minimum License/Certification/Registration

What License/Certification/Registration is required for this position?



Preferred License/Certification/Registration

What License/Certification/Registration is preferred for this position, but not required?

CMRP, APICS, Value Stream, Six Sigma, Lean



Minimum Experience

What is the minimum level of experience needed to perform this job, if any?

5 Years supervisory and non-healthcare supply chain & management or 3 years supervisory and healthcare supply chain


Preferred Experience

What level of experience is preferred for this job, but not required?

10 years non-healthcare supply chain management or 5 years healthcare supply chain management. 

About Fairview

For more than 100 years, Fairview has been improving the health of the communities we serve. We have grown into one of Minnesota???s largest nonprofit organizations. Today, we are more than 20,000 employees providing exceptional care and leading health care innovations that will sustain us into the future.

We partner with one of the nation???s top research and teaching facilities - the University of Minnesota and its Academic Health Center. Our partnership is a national model that enables us to provide breakthrough medicine to our patients.

Our caregivers and leaders are re-envisioning patient care during a time of transformational change in health care. From ground-breaking care models in our primary care facilities to unique collaborative relationships with payers and employers and implementation of new technologies, we???re committed to improving the overall value of our clinical quality and experience for our patients as we reduce the cost of care.

We are hospitals, clinics, home care, hospice, rehabilitation, pharmacy services and much more. To the communities we serve, we are known as a healthcare leader, community partner and trusted advocate. As an employer, we nurture the teamwork, passion and excellence needed to deliver our promise of exceptional care to our patients.

We offer competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits to fit your life.

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