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Field Inventory Associate

Charlotte, NC 28230
Field Inventory Associate


Charlotte, North Carolina, United States

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Post Date:

Mar 18, 2020

**Field Inventory Associate**

_BUSINESS UNIT: Deliver; Logistics_

**RTG (Restorative Therapies Group) OVERVIEW**

The Restorative Therapies Group develops life-restoring therapies and healthcare solutions that span the care continuum; integrating technologies and applying clinical and economic evidence to increase patient access, improve efficiency of procedures and deliver successful patient outcomes.

SPINE shapes spine surgery for the better; delivering procedural solutions and therapeutic biologics and partnering with other healthcare stakeholders to accelerate innovations that can improve surgical efficiencies and help create better outcomes for more patients.

Careers that Change Lives | Impact patient outcomes. Come for a job, stay for a career.

**A Day in the Life**

The primary objective of the Field Inventory Associate is to improve district inventory utilization and Sales Representative efficiency. This position is responsible for the pick-up, delivery, quality assurance and shipping of sets/kits for surgery. Employee performs all aspects of inventory management, including replenishments, cycle counts, expiration management and other functions to ensure the accuracy and completeness of the inventory. This position will report to the Field Logistics Manager with significant input from the District Sales Manager and Sales Representatives. Strong attention to detail, the ability to work independently, excellent communication skills, and capability to work to tight deadlines is a must. This position will be on call for un-scheduled emergency deliveries.


Review daily field inventory report and coordinate delivery/return schedule with Sales Representatives

Ensures that 100% of received inventory and returned inventory matches with shipping documents

Work with Central Sterile staff in hospitals to ensure accuracy of inventory

Drives vehicle to deliver and pick up sets across the district and coordinates the inbound and outbound shipping deliveries.

Perform the assembly and preparation of sets/kits for surgery/return including Quality Control audits

Perform field inventory audits.


Ability to work in a fast paced environment.

Ability to take direction and work independently.

Position requires ability to move, lift, carry, pull, or push as needed.

Position requires a significant amount of driving.

Ability to work in a cold or hot environment.

Position requires significant attention to detail.

Strong verbal communication skills.

Demonstrate professionalism and exhibit a professional appearance and positive company image to the public

**SHIFT:** Periodically required to work weekends, evenings, nights and holidays and overtime.

**DRIVERS LICENSE:** Must have a valid drivers license and active vehicle insurance policy/driving record.

**PHYSICAL DEMANDS:** While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; and use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 75 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job involve normal vision.

**Must Have: Minimum Requirements**

+ Minimum of 4 years of experience of relevant experience and may require vocational or technical education or certification in addition to prior work experience

**Nice to Have**

Medical Device or Hospital logistics shipping/receiving/delivery experience preferred.

**About Medtronic**

Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.

We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Lets work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients lives. Help us shape the future.

Physical Job Requirements

The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. For Office Roles: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-workers. Contact your manager or local HR to understand the Work Conditions and Physical requirements that may be specific to each role. (ADA-United States of America)
It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.


Posted: 2020-03-24 Expires: 2020-04-26

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