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Job Description

Position Summary:
Work closely with the Supervisor, Warehouse to support daily tactical operations

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership and direction to all Shipping associates
  • Create and maintain schedules
  • Work closely with Customer Service, Quality Assurance, Material Handling, Receiving and other departments
  • Assist Shipping associates in daily operations including transportation logistics, picking and packing
  • Train Shipping associates and maintain adequate cross training
  • Manage associates’ time reporting and vacation requests
  • Develop thorough understanding and experience with all processes
  • Suggest and implement continuous improvement initiatives
  • Gather and report department metrics
  • Lead daily department meetings
  • Coach and correct undesired behavior
  • Create and enforce standard work for all critical activities

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:
  • Ability to set up and operate most Shipping equipment and use related tools
  • Ability to complete all forms of shipping-related paperwork
  • Ability to lead by example – demonstrates an excellent work ethic
  • Demonstrated high level of proficiency in all departmental operations
  • Capable of lifting up to 50 pounds as required. Successful working in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to work within a team towards common goals
  • Ability to work independently
  • Good PC skills
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to multitask – organize/process several jobs at once
  • High school diploma or GED required
  • Five years of experience in the Manufacturing, food, or biotech industry
  • This position has not been approved for Relocation Assistance.

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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