Thermo Fisher Scientific Warehouse Technician II in Mount Prospect, Illinois

Job Description


  • Applies Good Manufacturing Practices in all areas of responsibility.

  • Maintain warehouse under good manufacturing process.

  • Engage in daily management Gemba walks, tier meetings, 5s, Practical Process Improvement on a daily basis.

  • Demonstrates and promotes the company vision (4 I’s).

  • Follows all Fisher Clinical Service (FCS) Standard Operating Procedures.

  • Willingness to learn and understand the goals of the department.

  • Assist other team members with fulfilling all internal requests.

  • Ensures that inventory is stored properly and safely. Maintains warehouse for Safety, Neatness and Organization.

  • Stock warehouse areas with necessary items needed for On-Time-Job-Finish for production rooms by utilizing A First in First out (FIFO) system.

  • Locate Inventory in appropriate storage locations. (i.e. Cold chain, Staging and controlled etc.)

  • Perform Cycle Counts to maintain inventory accuracy, assist other departments with inventory movements and run inventory reports for stock put-away.

  • Other duties as required by management.

  • Able to work overtime when needed to accomplish customer needs.

  • Process receipts, stage materials, utilize sample drug weigh room for splits and weight verifications.

  • Review replenishment reports to include, transfer and inbound reports for support of put away processes associated with distribution protocols.

  • Replenish of distribution protocols in forward pick zones to include movement of stagnant protocols for long term storage.

  • Put away cancelled distribution orders, this process includes cycle count prior to put away to insure inventory accuracy.

  • Identifies discrepancies as they arise and assists with problem solving and fact finding to help resolve the discrepancy.

  • Assists with technician I duties when needed.

  • Update metric task sheets.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Willingness to train and qualify on stand-up forklifts and order pickers.

  • Use of computer and RF technologies.

  • High school diploma/GED

  • Must have reliable transportation and a valid driver’s license.

  • Basic math skills for counting purposes.

  • Capable of lifting up to 75 pounds, physical handling of inventory items, getting on and off powered industrial vehicles (PIV),climbing ladders and pushing or pulling of a manual pallet jack.

  • Be able to work in enclosed areas, such as a DEA vault and walk in refrigerated and frozen coolers.

  • Must not be allergic to Penicillin or Cephalosporin products.

  • Capable of passing all standards needed for TSA clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior forklift experience a plus

  • Be able to work independently or in a team environment.

  • Computer literacy with an understanding of Microsoft Windows.

  • Maintain high level of accuracy by paying attention to detail.

  • Good communication skills.

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Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.