Careers at ThermoFisher Scientific

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Job Description


  • Assist in assignment of daily tasks to distribution personnel, including receiving purchase orders, receiving and closing returned goods, shipping finished goods to customers, customer owned equipment etc.
  • Provide Manufacturing support by pulling materials and/or storing materials for the manufacturing processes
  • Complete, correct, and/or file paperwork as required.
  • Monitor pulling, packing, and manifesting of orders to identify and correct errors
  • Assist in expediting facility orders.
  • Employee Development
    • Provide input about personnel’s progress for annual PMD (Performance Management and Development Review)
    • Recommend corrections in employee behavior, actions, or work habits and report any misconduct or policy deviation by branch personnel to the branch supervisor.
  • Coordinate with appropriate staff in order to resolve any order problems or potential problems.
  • Remain at facility until all orders for the day have been completed and provide assistance to employees to complete orders in a timely manner.
  • Maintain a stock and inventory of raw materials (shipping supplies) and produce an order when deficiencies are found.
  • Accept responsibility for operations when Supervisor is absent.
  • Prepares management reports including Tier board that measure the cadence and effectiveness of the activities being lead
  • Pack and arrange products onto pallets or into varied package sizes.
  • Check own work and that of others as assigned for quality and safety performance, completing any additional steps to prepare/finalize order for shipment.
  • Work cooperatively with co-workers and efficiently with little supervision, communicating verbally or in writing any discrepancies as needed.
  • Obtain, stack and place product on shelves, load/unload courier trucks or assist in warehouse as needed.
  • Listen to and follow written and verbal instructions given in the English language. Must be able to follow written SOP's
  • Fill out forms as needed, producing neat handwriting and legible signature.
  • Keep work a clean and free of packaging materials, shipping cartons, etc.
  • Report any actual or potential safety hazards to the Supervisor, Human Resources, Safety Specialist or Senior Management.
  • Arrive to work on time and work during scheduled work hours, working overtime as needed.
  • In addition, other duties may be assigned as the need arises


Physical Requirements

  • Lift up to 50 lbs on a regular basis using step ladder as needed.
  • Walk and stand up to six (6) hours at a time, up to 12 hours a day, with frequent squatting, stooping, kneeling, bending and twisting at waist with occasional climbing on foot stool.
  • Push or pull products on a cart, weight of up to 250 pounds to push and 250 pounds to pull.
  • Push pallet jack with weight up to 1200 pounds.
  • Work in environment with temperature of 32 degrees Fahrenheit.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Associate’s degree within a scientific or technical field as well as knowledge of plant operations (distribution, manufacturing) is required
  • Minimum 5 years of distribution experience
  • Must have excellent written and oral communications skills, ability to work cross-functionally with individuals and teams
  • Proficient in Microsoft word, excel, power point etc.
  • Must be able to maintain a high level of accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Must be able to work independently and possess problem solving abilities
  • Continuous process improvement experience, strong teamwork and project management skills
  • ERP experience
  • Experience with ISO 13485


Preferred Qualifications

  • SAP preferred
  • Internal shipping experience
  • Import/export experience


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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