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Job Description

Position Summary:

Shipping position will follow all standard operating procedures (SOP’s) to complete all internal and external customer requests. Position will operate a pallet jack or powered industrial truck to transport product through the warehouse and/or load prepared orders on to trucks for shipment.

Position will be responsible for the daily preparation and shipping of orders in a timely manner. Daily preparation will include insuring that all shipments are being classified, routed, documented, and recorded properly according to established distribution procedures. Products that are being shipped will be stored on pallets, cases, and/or individually.

Key Responsibilities:

Correctly sort and stage all orders prior to routing to carrier. Verifies all outgoing freight is accurate and resolving any order issues such as over-pulls, errors, and missing products. Ensures all paperwork is successfully completed (packing slips, bills of lading, manifests, etc.) and all cartons are in good condition. Check hazardous chemicals to insure that cartons are properly marked and sealed in accordance with DOT shipping regulations. Labels boxes and prepares items shipment according to established distribution procedures as needed. Maneuvers powered industrial truck throughout Distribution Center to locate freight and load trucks as needed. Completes paper documentation requirements as outlined by Distribution SOP’s Verifies proper storage conditions of products and notifies Supervisor of any inventory issues that may arise such as Can’t Finds, Expired Product, Breakage, and Out-Of-Stocks. Practices good housekeeping and keeps inventory neat, clean, and orderly. Assist other team members, as needed, to ensure customer satisfaction including maintaining sufficient employee relations and teamwork. Work in all areas of distribution center as assigned to meet customer needs Demonstrates dependability, safety consciousness, productivity, and quality at or above standards along with willingness to maintain flexibility and perform multiple warehouse functions as needed. Performs daily pre-trip inspection safety checks on powered industrial truck prior to use, when applicable. Performs all other duties as assigned or required.

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

The requirements listed below are representative of knowledge, skills, and/or ability. To perform this job successfully, and individual must be able to complete each essential duty in a satisfactory manner and work in a team environment. Must be proficient in all aspects of distribution and departmental standard operating procedures.

  • A High School Diploma or GED.
  • Worker must be able to read and write in English.
  • General warehouse experience is preferred, preferably in the Picking department
  • Worker should have or be willing to obtain a forklift certification and prior experience operating a powered industrial truck, preferably a cherry picker
  • Preferred experience in computers and scanning equipment.
  • Must be able to maintain a high level of accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Must be able to work independently and posses problem solving abilities
  • On-the-job training is provided by the employer.
  • Fork Lift certified.
  • Lifts, carries, pulls and pushes up to 40 - 70 pounds frequently and 100 pounds occasionally
  • Frequent walking, standing, stooping, standing, bending and reaching required
  • Must be willing to work weekday and weekend overtime as required

Non-Negotiable Hiring Criteria:

  • Worker must be able to read and write in English.
  • Must be willing to work weekday and weekend overtime as required.
  • Fork Lift certified.

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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