Careers at ThermoFisher Scientific

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Job Description
When you are part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you will do important work, and you will be valued and recognized for your performance. With talented managers and inspiring coworkers to support you, you will find the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.

Position Summary:

Under direct supervision of the Warehouse Manager, this group leadership position is responsible for the activities in the warehouse including transportation, receiving, material flow and warehouse operations. In the absence of the warehouse manager, assists with day to day operations of the department. Assigns labor as business needs dictate and provides leadership support with work and/or employee issue resolution

  • Coordinate activities to achieve self-directed work force. Assists with and performs training (department training, ISO training, Ethics Training, Safety Training) to establish and sustain self-directed work force. Coaching for improvement.
  • Plan and allocate labor, including weekend overtime, with the ability to rapidly reallocate labor as business needs dictate.
  • Balance labor resources across distribution operations as necessary to assure the overall success of the Department.
  • Provide leadership support with employee and work related issues.
  • Support change to achieve continuous improvement through Lean best practices in Warehousing, Material Flow and Logistics.
  • Lead shift to shift meeting, update the Gemba board and maintain attendance records in eTime.
  • Support inventory accuracy activities to achieve annual targets for Penfield and Fairport Finished Goods and Component.
  • Serve as a point of escalation for Transportation, Customer, Supplier and/or Mfg supply issues.
  • Take ownership of safety initiatives including incident investigations and reporting within the required timeframe. Participate in safety walkthroughs and continuous improvement activities.
  • Execute operations to ensure daily safety and shipment objectives are achieved and support annual Total Recordable Incidents (TRIR) and Lost Time Recordable Incidents.
  • Interface with support departments and Supervision.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.
Minimum Qualifications:
  • HS degree or GED required with 7–10 years of experience working in a fast paced warehouse department.
  • Ability to work any shift as needed
  • Prior experience in leading workforce teams
  • Strong interpersonal and relationship building skills.
  • Excellent communication (written and verbal)
  • Computer experience with SAP / Excel

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 50,000 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.

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.
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