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Material Handler II Sunday -Tuesday/EO WED 6am-6:30pm

Company: Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.
Location: Grand Island
Posted on: June 24, 2022

Job Description:

When you are part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you will do important work, and you will be valued and recognized for your performance. With talented managers and inspiring coworkers to support you, you will find the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.

Location/Division Specific Information

Location: Grand Island, NY

Hours: 1st Shift, Sunday - Tuesday, every other Wednesday; 6am-6:30pm

Competitive Pay rate: $18.50

How will you make an impact?

A Material Handler works in a fast-paced environment in all areas of Logistics with the goal of meeting/exceeding both our internal and external customers' expectation. These include but are not limited to: Picking and staging raw materials and parts, upholding accurate inventory levels and maintaining a clean and safe working environment.

What will you do...

* Operating material handling equipment
* Working in and out of a -20C Freezer and 5C Cold Room.
* Support interdepartmental communication relating to several groups such as: Inventory Control, Manufacturing, QC, Multiple labs, Shipping, receiving.
* Inventory Receipt and Storing of new approved materials.
* Completes Material Request Forms & material movements for material requests including scrap execution
* Supports PPI continuous improvement initiatives across the organization.
* Familiar with working and managing to Service Level Agreements (SLA's)
* Supports real time inventory discrepancies, Research & identify root cause.
* Assume responsibility for special projects assigned by the Team Leads, Supervisor and/or management.
* Perform frequent inventory, stock rotation and cycle counting.
* May perform other related duties as required and/or assigned.

Working Conditions:

* Performs work of a highly repetitive nature.
* Will walk and may occasionally sit, kneel, crouch, crawl and lift up to 50 lbs.
* May handle "packaged" hazardous materials.
* The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to high.
* Must be available to work any shift (with advance notice of shift change).
* Must be flexible to work varying schedules, hours, and overtime as needed.
* Must be able to lift 50lbs or more.


* Aligning with all company safety regulations and procedures and report non-compliance.
* Serving as an effective safety steward by ensuring accurate reporting of near misses and attending safety trainings.
* Operating a safe work environment through continuous safety awareness and full compliance to all EHS programs and activities.
* Maintain compliance to PPE requirements

How will you get there...


* High School Diploma or equivalent required.


* 1 - 3 years related experience, preferred.

Preferred Qualifications:

* Experience using powered industrial trucks
* Experience with inventory program (e.g. E1)
* Experience with Continuous Improvement and 5S theories and principles
* Experience with Microsoft tools (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint)

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

* Demonstrates strong communication skills
* Consistently demonstrates positive and productive results
* Interacts equally well with all employees using strong interpersonal skills
* Follows written and verbal instructions accurately and efficiently
* Ability to consistently meet deadlines
* Personable, and perpetuates a can-do positive attitude
* Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
* Computer skills are required with the ability to learn and retain new computer programs

What do we offer...

Excellent Benefits Package

* Review our company's Total Rewards
* Medical, Dental, & Vision benefits-effective Day 1
* Paid Time Off & 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
* Career Advancement Opportunities

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 100,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission-enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

Accessibility/Disability Access

Job Seekers with a Disability: Thermo Fisher Scientific offers accessibility service for job seekers requiring accommodations in the job application process. For example, this may include individuals requiring assistance because of hearing, vision, mobility, or cognitive impairments. If you are a job seeker with a disability, or assisting a person with a disability, and require accessibility assistance or an accommodation to apply for one of our jobs, please submit a request by telephone at 1-855-471-2255*. Please include your contact information and specific details about your required accommodation to support you during the job application process.

* This telephone line is reserved solely for job seekers with disabilities requiring accessibility assistance or an accommodation in the job application process. Messages left for other purposes, such as not being able to get into the career website, following up on an application, or other non-disability related technical issues will not receive a response

Keywords: Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., Buffalo , Material Handler II Sunday -Tuesday/EO WED 6am-6:30pm, Professions , Grand Island, New York

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