Thermo Fisher Scientific Material Handler Manufacturing (3rd Shift) in Middletown, Virginia

Job Description

Hours for this position are 11:00 p.m.- 7:30 a.m. with overtime as needed.

What will you do?

  • The incumbent must be trained and can perform in the following processes:

  • Good understanding of the various systems used in Inventory Control (SAP, DR, etc.).

  • Delivers staged material to specified production areas and unpacks material as required upon delivery

  • Verifies quantities and transfer released finish goods to Distribution.

  • Operates mechanical equipment (electronic pallet jacks) in a safe manner in accordance with company and regulatory requirements.

  • Maintains equipment and storage areas as prescribed in a neat and clean manner to meet housekeeping standards.

  • Assists the lines with disposal of trash and cardboard.

  • Complies with all corporate and government guidelines (SOP, GMP, Procedures, etc.)

  • Performs all duties in a safe manner and complies with all corporate and government safety guidelines.

Material Handler I Requirements:

  • Stores, retrieves, stages and delivers raw materials and W.I.P. used in production as well as Finished Goods back to warehouse for storage.

All Areas:

  • Stores released materials in accordance with established procedures.

  • Delivers and stages material to specified production areas by verifying part number, lot number, and quantity requested.

  • Verifies quantities and transfers released finish goods to Distribution.

  • Operates mechanical equipment (electronic pallet jacks) in a safe manner in accordance with company and regulatory requirements.

  • Ensures all material going into production is essentially free of visible dust or other debris.

  • Maintains equipment and storage areas as prescribed in a neat and clean manner to meet housekeeping standards.

  • Performs all duties in a safe manner and complies with all corporate and government guidelines (SOP, GMP Procedures, etc.).

  • Maintains clean working environment to ensure warehouse and production areas are kept in good order.

  • Performs miscellaneous duties as required.

How will you get there?

  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • Previous manufacturing experience preferred

  • Data entry skills

  • General knowledge of Microsoft Office products

Physical Requirements:

  • Employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. Employee to employ traditional lifting techniques for materials up to 75 lbs. Items over 75 lbs. will require the employee to use non-traditional techniques including, push-pull method, automated lifts and other equipment or additional techniques. Employee will be trained in these techniques upon employment. Employees already in position will require one time training.

  • Physical Requirements: Exposure to hazardous materials requires knowledge of proper protection, handling and storage techniques.

Non-Negotiable Hiring Criteria:

  • Good math skills for verifying quantities and maintaining accurate inventory.

  • Safely operate and maintain material movement equipment.

This position is not approved for relocation benefits.

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