Thermo Fisher Scientific Material Handler in Franklin, Massachusetts

Job Description

When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you’ll be supported in achieving your career goals.

Location/Division Specific Information

This position is part of the Environmental & Process Monitoring business unit in the Chemical Analysis Division (CAD). The role is based in Franklin, MA.

How will you make an impact?

The Material Handler II will be a key team member driving the success of our manufacturing warehouse. You will be responsible for accurately managing the physical movement of material stock receipts, inventory transfers, de-trash and put-away within the warehouse executing the daily cycle count program and reconciling inventory variances and identifying root causes.

What will you do?

  • Demonstrate the ability to work as a team member in a high activity environment

  • Using ERP systems receives and stocks parts, counts, picks and delivers and transfers inventory to various locations.

  • Ensures correct inventory balances and material identification are maintained throughout the process.

  • Ensures that inventory locations are clearly identified and maintained and that inventory is continuously aligned with automated inventory records.

  • Maintains the identity of material as it moves through the inventory management process.

  • Maintains alignment between automated location records on ERP systems and the physical identification of those locations.

  • Trains in and carries out documented (ISO9001) procedures regarding material transfers, bin locations, material returns, etc.

  • Follows HAZMAT storage policies and procedures.

  • Maintains housekeeping per safety training and requirements.

  • Support the cycle count program and maintains compliance to corporate financial procedures by driving effective root cause analysis and effective counter measures to improve inventory accuracy.

  • Maintain a neat, orderly, well-organized, and safe working environment for logistics areas based on 5 S and OSHA requirements.

  • Actively engaged in and support PPI and Lean activities.

  • Work with internal and external customer’s in a professional manner

  • Other duties as assigned by the Supervisor and Logistics Manager.

How will you get here?

Education

  • A minimum of a High School Education, GED, or equivalent.

Experience

Two to five years’ experience in a shipping, receiving and materials handling in a manufacturing environment.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Demonstrable proficiency with computers and working knowledge of Windows, Microsoft Office applications or equivalent.

  • Good written and verbal skills.

  • Basic knowledge of inventory control practices.

  • Demonstrates problem solving skills and teamwork.

  • Knowledge of ERP systems, knowledge of SAP preferred.

  • Experience with forklifts and /or fork lift certification preferred.

  • Ability to use or learn how to use the necessary tools to build wood crates and skids.

  • Ability to take and pass DOT training and a 40-hour Radiation Safety Course.

  • Experience with material handling equipment (hand trucks, high bay storage, etc.).

  • Knowledge of inventory control practices preferred.

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 Lbs.

  • Ability to work while standing and sitting (approximately 70 % of the time).

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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.