COVID-19 Response - Inventory Specialist PD

Under the general supervision of the Department Supervisor inventories replenishes and organizes supplies in assigned storeroom locations. Submits storeroom orders by identifying patient care supplies with insufficient inventory levels. Validates Par form integrity and verifies the accuracy of bin contents and label information and replaces missing labels. Performs warehouse cycle counts and researches discrepancies before inventory adjustments are made. Receives and processes vendor shipments as well as pick and pack replenishment orders for delivery to internal and external customers.



  • Physical ability to stand and walk for long periods of time; lift carry and push moderately heavy store supplies materials and equipment.
  • Must be able to lift a minimum of 50 lbs.
  • Organizational and clerical ability to count receive and order materials for supply rooms as well as prepare and maintain required documentation.
  • Working environment exposes incumbent to hot and cold working conditions both inside and outside of the building
  • Any potential hazard is minimized by adherence to safety procedures and the use of protective clothing and equipment.


Other information:

High school graduate or equivalent.


High School level of knowledge with the ability to read write understand and speak English.

Minimum of twelve months of experience working in an Inventory Control environment.

Knowledge in the areas of forecasting replenishment receiving cycle-counting and data entry

The ability to operate power equipment and hand trucks

The ability to perform basic arithmetic computations to verify shipments complete delivery logs and outbound shipment of packages.


Lifespan is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race color religion sex national origin age ethnicity sexual orientation ancestry genetics gender identity or expression disability protected veteran or marital status.   Lifespan is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.


Location: Rhode Island Hospital USA:RI:Providence


Work Type: Per Diem


Shift: Shift 4


Union: Non-Union