Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center & Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

Stores Technician I

Stores Technician I

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Regular Full-Time
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

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Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) brings together the leading research teams and cancer specialists of Fred Hutch, Seattle Children’s, and UW Medicine. One extraordinary group whose sole mission is the pursuit of better, longer, richer lives for our patients. SCCA's purpose is to provide state-of-the-art, patient and family centered care; support the conduct of cancer clinical research and education; enhance access to improved cancer interventions; and advance the standard of cancer care regionally and beyond.


Every individual at SCCA plays a unique role in supporting our mission. Our collective success hinges on each of us conducting ourselves in accord with a set of core values:

  • We are patient-centered. Everything we do must be linked to our ability to deliver better, safer outcomes for our patients.
  • We are innovative. We nurture an environment that fosters unconventional thinking, a passion for discovery, and the open-mindedness to invite discovery from unexpected places.
  • We are respectful. We are deeply respectful of our patients, their families, and each of our colleagues who serve them in so many different and important ways.
  • We are collaborative. We understand that asking for and offering help in how to do better is not just a right, but among our most important responsibilities.
  • We are agile. We cannot just be comfortable with change; we must embrace it as proof that we are making progress.
  • We are responsible:  Because our work is focused on people's well-being, we approach it with the highest level of ethical, fiduciary, and environmental responsibility.


  • Performs a variety of tasks including but not limited to shipping, receiving, storing, issuing and delivering widely diversified or specialized supplies in accordance with current policies and procedures.
  • Additional tasks include filling requisitions and otherwise servicing personnel at various storeroom locations.
  • Performs manual and clerical duties related to shipping, receiving, inspecting, storing and delivery of a variety of materials, equipment and supplies. 
  • Carries out special assignments or projects in addition to performing other duties as assigned by the Warehouse Manager. 
  • The incumbent works with some independence and is expected to use judgment in carrying out duties within the framework of department policies and procedures.
  • All work is subject to spot-checking for efficiency and compliance with instructions. 
  • Processing incoming and outgoing items as necessary and within the guidelines of the department and the Clinic.
  • On a daily basis covers various positions within Materials Management as business and staffing dictates. This includes but is not limited to manual and clerical duties related to Forms, Linen, various inventory tech routes/duties, storeroom functions and shipping/receiving duties.
  • Assists and trains new employees in areas operations.


  • Knowledge of computerized or automated systems operations.
  • Working knowledge of safety practices.
  • Must be able to push/pull cart with 400lb load, lift 50lb’s using proper techniques.
  • Ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing.
  • Knowledge of record keeping practices.
  • General knowledge of distribution and supply chain activities.
  • Knowlede of and experience with operating manual and automatic devices such as handtrucks and forklifts.
  • A High Scool Diploma, GED or quivalent combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and abilities can be acquired.
  • Either one years of storeroom inventory control experience or one year of shipping/receiving/distribution experience with knowledge of computerized or automated systems.