Functional knowledge of applicable Invitrogen’s distribution process and Standard Operating Procedures and the ability to consistently and accurately follow procedures. Experience with E1 and major databases. Prepare and ship materials and/or finished goods in a timely manner according to customer requirements. Post weights and shipping charges. Keep customers informed of the status of shipments. May prepare reports on shipping volumes, cost and efficiency. Delivers functional training to Material Handler I/II..Participate in special projects requiring research and/or coordination of special services related to the receiving, shipping, and storage of goods. Works on assignments that are non-routine in nature. Generally determines appropriate action by independently referencing operation policies and procedures and using proven approaches. This individual will be required to become familiar with domestic and International Material Handling requirements. Data Entry Accuracy is required in performing all functions of this position; errors in work could cause delays in order processing. Has contact with equivalent levels of company employees and external vendors.Ability to work effectively in a Team environment. Receives limited technical guidance on aspects or areas outside primary technical specialty. Provides feedback and periodic updates to managers on status of goal/project assignments. Proven ability, through work or non-work experiences, to consistently and accurately follow detailed instructions. Good interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate processes, timelines and schedules clearly. High school diploma or equivalent (GED) required. Requires a minimum of four (4) years related experience. Experience in logistics with a life science company strongly preferred. The proven ability to consistently and independently follow policies and procedures and to set and meet schedules required. Works in a warehouse environment and may operate 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), up to ten hours per day. May on a continuous basis walk, bend and lift up to 50 lbs., as well as work in a standing position for extended periods of time. May handle “packaged” hazardous materials. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to high. Must be agreeable to work any shift (with advance notice of shift change). 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 and emotional demands described above are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Hours Every Weekend 2nd Shift 2:00pm -10:30pm