Supervisor of Materials Management - Materials Management Operation


Job Number: 101148
Category: Professional & Executive
Location: 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX
Department: 510003 - Materials Management Operation
Full/Part Time/PRN: Day Job
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Schedule: Full-time

Experience and Education

High school, vocational school graduation, or GED. Two years experience in a Supply Chain Logistics environment with distribution, receiving, and inventory management functions. Supervisor, Team Leader experience or hospital, multi-hospital system responsibilities preferred. Use of personal computer, printers, multi-line telephone, copiers, fax machines, and other related office equipment. Experience in the use of manual and power lifting equipment preferred but not required.

Job Duties

  • Responsible to effective supervise of staff assigned to the Materials Management performing receiving and distribution of materials and equipment, staging incoming and out going supplies and equipment, stock put-away and rotation, replenishment, order filling and delivery to user departments throughout the UTSWMC. Monitors receipt and inspection of incoming shipments against bills of lading and purchase orders.
  • Effectively supervises the activities and workload of staff members to achieve daily objectives. Prepares staffing schedules and participates in employee performance evaluations and disciplinary actions when required. Provides job-specific training, conducts staff meetings and in-services, and evaluates staff competencies. Ensures prompt delivery of merchandise to on and off-campus departments.
  • Ensures compliance with capital and non-capital equipment receiving, tagging, and distribution policies and procedures. Coordinates safe and timely inter-campus transport of facility assets as needed.
  • Oversees accurate data entry of documents for use by Accounting and Purchasing Departments.
  • Ensures accurate and timely replenishment processes and works effectively with UTSWMC to address supply requirements.
  • Ensures drivers comply with inter-campus delivery schedules and distribution staff provide timely and accurate intrafacility receipt distribution and collect required proof-of-delivery information.
  • Oversees maintenance of complete and accurate files of receiving reports, freight bills, package slips, rejection reports, etc.
  • Enforces good housekeeping practices daily to eliminate congestion, clutter, and safety hazards and maintains a neat and orderly appearance of the dock, receiving, and staging areas. The area should be clear of clutter including cardboard, pallets, and rubbish.
  • Provides necessary training and development of staff performing supply chain functions within Materials Management. Mentors, and creates Individual Development Plans for all staff members.


This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education Code 51.215, which authorizes UT Southwestern to obtain criminal history record information


Salary Negotiable

**Other Duties: Performs other duties as assigned.

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