Emergent Biosolutions Baltimore , MD 21203
Those who join Emergent BioSolutions feel a sense of ownership about their future. You will excel in an environment characterized by respect, innovation and growth opportunities. Here, you will join passionate professionals who advance their scientific, technical and professional skills to develop products designed-to protect life.
I: Job Scope
The Material Handler is responsible to ensure the receipt, storage and delivery of all materials into the facility are in accordance with the written procedures and accountable for cycle counting and physical inventory activities.
Interact with all Emergent departments as required to ensure efficient movement of materials through the facility.
III: Level of Education, Experience & Skills
Must have strong attention to detail.
Ability to manage multiple priorities and tasks in a dynamic environment.
Excellent math and verbal skills.
Ability to use computer programs.
Forklift Certification is a must.
Using manual and electric pallet jacks and hand trucks to move material
Ability to work in a team environment.
High School diploma or at least 1 year warehouse experience.
Quality Assurance experience not required but desirable.
Maintain access, appearance, safety and control of the warehouse including cold rooms, stability chambers, cabinets and freezers
Satisfy all stock requisitions in accordance with written procedures
Back-up for daily transaction update of the material resource planning database
Daily monitoring of chart recorders
Responsible for obtaining shipping authorization and actual shipment of product, samples and overnight letters
Ensure appropriate stock level of all shipping materials
Process materials as needed to be returned to vendor
IV: Physical/Mental Requirements
Must be able to stand/sit/operate in warehouse environment for 8 hour intervals and assist with loading and unloading, which requires standing and moving to different locations for up to 8 hours. Capable of properly lifting an average of 30 lbs from shelf to shoulder to knee to cart/ pallet multiple times per day. Occasionally lifting boxes weighing in excess of 70 lbs. onto carts, pallets, weight scales. Occasional exposure to temperatures averaging 2-8 degrees C to as cold as
20 degrees C and freezers as cold as
70 degrees C with proper attire. Ability to push multiple wheeled bins weighing several hundred pounds up to 375' as needed. Type/keyboard, visual acuity, good eye/hand coordination, stand, walk, sit, twist/turn, climb, reach outward, reach above shoulder, hand dexterity, bend, squat/kneel, sense of feel, sense of hearing, sense of smell. Be capable of operating manual or electric pallet jacks to safely move pallets. Use phone, fax, copier, and computer. Organize/coordinate, analyze/interpret, problem solve, plan, communicate. Understand and respond to a diverse population. A large percentage of work time is spent on the floor or throughout the warehouse or at a desk at times. The work space is an open space and prone to noise and distractions. Safety is a priority.
Emergent BioSolutions is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, Protected Veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.
Emergent BioSolutions does not accept non-solicited resumes or candidate submittals from search/recruiting agencies not already on Emergent BioSolutions' approved agency list. Unsolicited resumes or candidate information submitted to Emergent BioSolutions by search/recruiting agencies not already on Emergent BioSolutions' approved agency list shall become the property of Emergent BioSolutions and if the candidate is subsequently hired by Emergent BioSolutions, Emergent BioSolutions shall not owe any fee to the submitting agency.