Stryker Senior Specialist, Bio Skills Laboratory in Kalamazoo, Michigan
Who we want
Self-directed imitators. People who take ownership of their work and need no prompting to drive productivity, change, and outcomes.
Collaborative partners. People who build and leverage cross-functional relationships to bring together ideas, data and insights to drive continuous improvement in functions.
Analytical problem solvers. People who go beyond just fixing to identify root causes, evaluate optimal solutions, and recommend comprehensive upgrades to prevent future issues.
Curious learners. People who seek out cutting-edge research and information to expand and enhance their ability to develop new ideas into reality.
Goal-oriented developers. Keeping the customer and requirements squarely in focus, people who deliver safe and robust solutions.
What you will do
As a Senior Specialist for the Bio Skills laboratory, you’ll be responsible for managing the operations of the bio skills and showcase lab. Responsibilities may include:
Event and program scheduling and coordination
Facility and equipment maintenance
Setup, coordination, organization and scheduling of the bio skills and showcase lab
Cadaver acquisition and handling
Room set up, event coordination, janitorial and facility management
Ensuring instrumentation and equipment are appropriately available, utilized and maintained
Ordering specimens and arranging shipment/tissue steward with vendor/serology
Troubleshooting and operating common equipment and supporting lab events
Cadaver acquisition and handling within state and federal regulations regarding the use, handling, transportation and disposal of cadaver tissue and bio-hazardous waste
Define & implement related internal processes & policies
Work with third party vendors (shipping, catering, transportation, hotel, etc.), as necessary
Manage training materials supplied by divisions for learning events, including receiving shipments, storage, set up and clean up
Own, maintain and distribute Bio skills lab and Showcase Lab calendar
Implement process and procedure improvements as well as help to develop new procedures for lab protocol
Ensure cost saving measures and spending within allocated amount
Follow health & safety requirements for working with radiological equipment
Ensure necessary personal protective equipment are available and related processes are followed by all users of the facility
Work with divisional representatives to manage inventory of medical devices and demo equipment and standard lab equipment required
Manage ordering and stocking of disposable equipment and PPE to ensure the lab is properly stocked.
What you need
Bachelor’s degree preferred
3+ years of related experience
Cadaver lab experience and knowledge of anatomy required
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
High level of administrative, organizational and time-management skills
Ability to effectively manage relationships at all organizational levels including medical professionals
Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite
Flexibility to work non-traditional hours as dictated by customer and business needs, including occasional weeknights and weekends
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
Work From Home: No
Travel Percentage: None
Stryker Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Stryker is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability.
Stryker Corporation will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.
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