Purchasing Assistant/ Courier - Per Diem

Location: Portola, CA

Department: Central Supply/Purachasing

Type: Part Time

Min. Experience: Entry Level

Eastern Plumas Health Care is a small, non-profit, critical access hospital district, providing comprehensive medical services to Plumas County since 1971. We operate a 9 bed acute care hospital at our main Portola campus, which includes a 24 hour, physician staffed, emergency room and ambulance service. In addition, four primary care medical clinics and a dental clinic offer residents a full spectrum of health care services in the Graeagle, Loyalton, and Portola communities. There are also hospital-based Skilled Nursing Facilities in Portola and Loyalton. 

We currently have an opening for a Per Diem Purchasing Assistant to assist the Purchasing Manager and to occasionally fulfill the role as a courier.  This is a part time, non-benefited position, schedule to be determined by the Purchasing Manager.  Pay grade 36.  

Principal duties of the position include but are not limited to: 

  • Inventory Control, checking outdates
  • Process and sterilization of surgical instruments
  • Operate and monitor the steam autoclave
  • Maintain adequate supply levels throughout the hospital
  • Process and clean endoscopy equipment. 
  • Fill in for Courier as needed.

Requirements of the position include:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills to work with all departments in the organization
  • Ability to learn quickly and retain knowledge of the work involved
  • Ability to lift/push/pull up to 50 lbs.
  • Current and valid driver's license and vehicle insurance 
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