Thermo Fisher Scientific 2nd shift Distribution Technician I in Allentown, Pennsylvania
When you're part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you'll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you'll be supported in achieving your career goals.
Location/Division Specific Information
This position is located within the Clinical Trials Division a segment of Pharma Services Group. The Clinical Trials Division is a world leader in global supply chain and biosample management.
This position is located in Allentown, PA.
How will you make an impact?
As part of our global team, what you do contributes directly to our mission; enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.
What will you do?
Our company seeks a Distribution Technician that can pick, pack and ship products for the purpose of making the world a healthier, cleaner and safer place. An ideal candidate is highly motivated, engaged in improving safety, quality, delivery and cost, has a strong attention to detail and experience working in a warehouse, operating forklifts and pallet jacks and following standard operating procedures.
How will you get here?
- High School Degree or GED
Apply Good Manufacturing Practices in all areas of responsibility
Demonstrates the company mission and values
Follows all Standard Operating Procedures
Pick, pack and ship distribution orders that require an advanced skill level
Screen shipments for unauthorized devices in accordance with TSA requirements
Execute distribution & warehouse system transactions
Processes all orders according to priority set by Distribution Leader/Supervisor in order to meet receipt date.
Verifies proper storage conditions and temperature monitoring of shipments
Loads couriers' trucks using pallet jacks
Identifies opportunities to improve overall quality and efficiency
Engaged in Daily management and 5S on a daily basis
Ensures that inventory is properly and safely stored
Maintains warehouse for safety, security, neatness and organization
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities
Reliable transportation and a valid driver's license
Able to pass a TSA background check
Able to work overtime when volume justifies additional labor hours
Work as part of a team within Distribution and across QA, Client Services and Supply Chain departments
Basic computer competency using Microsoft Office applications and significant data entry
Maintain a high level of accuracy and attention to detail
Fork lift experience preferred
Prior Distribution/Warehouse experience preferred
Knowledge of current Good Manufacturing Practices preferred
Prior pharmaceutical or clinical logistics experience preferred
Mastery of skills required to read, understand, and adhere to the SOPs and policies of a GMP environment.
Extended periods of time walking and standing.
Physically able bend and reach in addition to lifting 40lbs on a routine basis.
This position could be exposed to cold temperatures, approximately 41 degrees, for more than two hours at a time with appropriate PPE.
At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 75,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission-enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.
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