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Material Handler II

Company: Thermo Fisher Scientific
Location: Rockwood
Posted on: September 24, 2022

Job Description:

**GROUP/DIVISION SUMMARY**

Through the Analytical Instruments Group (AIG), Thermo Fisher provides a broad offering of instruments, reagents, consumables, software and services that are used for a range of applications in the laboratory, on the production line and in the field. These products and services are used by customers in pharmaceutical, biotechnology, academic, government, environmental and other research and industrial markets, as well as the clinical laboratory. Our Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry business provides analytical instrumentation for organic and inorganic sample analysis. These products are complemented by laboratory information management systems (LIMS)m chromatography data systems (CDS); database analytical tools; automation systems; and a range of consumables, such as a full line of chromatography columns.

**How will you make an impact?**

**POSITION SUMMARY**

The Rockwood, TN team is looking for a Material Handler to join their team. This position largely interacts with equivalent levels of internal personnel.

Under the direct supervision of the Distribution Supervisor, this position will be performing a variety of functions for the distribution center on a regular basis. This position interacts **daily** with the Order Processors, Quality department, Customer Service department, and all other internal departments and members of the Rockwood Leadership Team.

**What Will You Do?**

+ Operate order pickers, forklifts, turret trucks, and other equipment to handle product movement

+ Load and unload incoming freight onto or off trucks as the need arises

+ Verifying accurate quantity and correct part of incoming deliveries and receive product into system

+ Perform put-away function of all received product into location & system

+ Pick work orders or sales orders and deliver to accurate staging areas

+ Pack parcels and pallets as the need arises and prepare them for shipment

+ Perform kitting, assembly, weighing, or production machine operation as required

+ Perform cycle counts as required

+ Work in multiple departments and cross-functional teams daily as required

+ Work safely every day and keep all work areas clean and organized.

+ All other miscellaneous duties as assigned by management.

**How will you get here?**

**Education**

+ HS Diploma or GED equivalent required

**Experience**

+ No Experience Required

**Knowledge, Skills, Abilities**

+ Be an excellent teammate

+ Ability to take initiative and be a self starter

+ Willing and able to work at heights including an order picker and turret truck

+ Must possess strong organizational skills, mathematical, and problem-solving skills

+ Knowledge of general business computer software and ability to learn new software applications

+ Excellent attention to detail

+ Able to balance multiple tasks, set priorities, and meet deadlines

+ Possess strong communication skills

+ Willing and able to work overtime (early or late) based on business needs.

+ Demonstrate Thermo Fisher Scientific values - Integrity, Intensity, Innovation, and Involvement

**Physical/Environmental requirements**

+ **Physical Activities** : Balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, reaching, standing,walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, fingering, grasping, feeling, talking, hearing, repetitive motions

+ **Level of Physical Requirements** : Exerting up to 60 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 25 pounds of force frequently, and/or negligible amount of force constantly to move objects

+ **Level of Visual Acuity** : Verifying product labels vs RF Gun screens

**What Thermo Fisher Offers to Employees:**

**What we offer**

+ Competitive Pay!

+ Annual Performance Based Incentive (Annual Target Bonus)

+ Annual Performance Base Merit Increase

**Excellent Benefits!**

+ Review our company's Total Rewards

+ Medical, Dental, & Vision benefits-effective Day 1

+ Paid Time Off (120 hours per year)) & Holidays (7 core company and 3 floating holidays)

+ 401K Company Match up to 6%

+ Tuition Reimbursement - eligible after 90 days!

+ Employee Referral Bonus

+ Employee Discount Program

+ Recognition Program

+ Charitable Gift Matching

+ Company Paid Parental Leave

+ Full Training Provided

+ Career Advancement Opportunities

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.

Keywords: Thermo Fisher Scientific, Knoxville , Material Handler II, Professions , Rockwood, Tennessee

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