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Providence Purchasing Coordinator - Operations in Tukwila, Washington


Providence is calling a Purchasing Coordinator to work in Operations Department at Providence Health & Services in Tukwila, WA.

The Purchasing Coordinator assists in the purchase, inventory control and distribution of clinical supply for Providence Home & Community Care (PHCC). The Purchasing Coordinator also monitors clinical supply usage to meet cost containment and quality goals.

In this position you will:

  • Monitors, orders, and maintains all medical supplies and clinical supplies including, inventory and cost analysis activities for PHCC.

  • Coordinates ministry Medline Patient Home Direct orders

  • Coordinates off-site delivery of clinical and office supplies to any satellite offices.

  • Conducts semi-annual inventories of all medical supplies for PHCC ministries.

  • Assists in producing Director's Monthly Report in a timely and accurate manner, and notating variances from the adjusted budget.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High school diploma.

  • Current Driver's License

  • Proof of current automobile insurance

  • Minimum of two (2) years of experience required in supply chain, purchasing or materials handling, or equivalent training/education.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 2 years experience in supply chain, purchasing or materials handling in a healthcare setting.

About the department you will serve.

Providence Health & Services Supply Chain Management (SCM) supports our ministries and operations in all regions from Alaska to California. SCM’s objective is to ensure our core strategy, One Ministry Committed to Excellence, is enhanced along with the overall patient care experience (know me, care for me, ease my way) by delivering a robust foundation of Strategic services, operational and technical support, and the sharing of comprehensive, relevant, and highly specialized supply chain management expertise.

For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Buyer/Purchasing

Location: Washington-Tukwila

Req ID: 274380