Thermo Fisher Scientific Lead Material Handler in Frederick, Maryland

Job Description

Working Conditions:

This position works in a warehouse environment under various temperatures including room temperature (59–86 degrees F), cold-room (36-46 degrees F), and/or freezer-room (minus 4 – 23 degrees F). The Material handler I performs work of a highly repetitive nature. He/she will walk, stand, reach, and lift up to 25lbs on a continuous basis. He/she will routinely push and pull up to 25lbs and regularly climb. The Material Handler I may occasionally sit, kneel, crouch, crawl and lift up to 50lbs. This position may handle “packaged” hazardous materials. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to high. The Material Handler I must be available to work any shift (with advance notice of shift change). He/she must be flexible to work varying schedules, hours, and overtime as needed. Occasional local travel may be required. The nature of the operation’s working environment is conducive to varying degrees of stress throughout the day. The physical demands described above are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. As part of our commitment to a diverse and inclusive workforce, Thermo Fisher Scientific provides reasonable accommodations to qualified employees and applicants with disabilities to enable them to perform the essential functions of their jobs. The Company will not provide an accommodation that would create an undue hardship on the Company or endanger the health or safety of the employee or others.

Responsibilities:

  • Picks, packs, sorts, arranges, counts, stores, and correctly processes items for storage and/or shipment in accordance with established procedures and customer requirements while sustaining a high level of quality to ensure customers receive correct product and in the time requested.

  • Receives materials and/or finished goods on a daily basis. Verify the quality, type and amount of materials received are correct and that the appropriate documentation is present (e.g. packing list).

  • Works in a warehouse environment under various temperatures including room temperature (59–86 degrees F), cold-room (36-46 degrees F), and/or freezer-room (minus 4 – 23 degrees F).

  • Operates distribution equipment safely, as required.

  • Completes Thermo Fisher Scientific training requirements to company satisfaction and operates within all ISO standards pertaining to site Distribution including, but not limited to, Control of Documents and Quality Policy.

  • Provide regular training and coaching to peers and manage the critical operations when management is unavailable.

  • Respond to customer service and other external department inquiries regarding order requirements and/or fulfillment issues as well as research orders that were not shipped at the time requested.

  • Operate PC applications and systems including Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint), E-1, and SAP.

  • Work with the Logistics team to prioritize daily work activities and ensure all priority orders are shipped as requested by the customer.

  • Coordinate deliveries from other warehouses for consolidation with freight at home facility.

  • Suggest and implement process improvements related to transportation, packaging, and supply chain.

Minimum Qualifications:

Education:

High school diploma or equivalent required.

Experience:

Requires a minimum of 4-6 years related experience. Experience in logistics with a life science company preferred. The proven ability to consistently and independently follow policies and procedures, instructions, and to meet schedules required. Must be able to operate powered industrial trucks and with the ability to operate the equipment at various heights. Need to be proficient with computer skills to navigate ERP systems, Outlook and shipping software in order to support the operation in its daily functions.

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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.

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.