Distribution Associate - 2nd Shift

Lenexa, KS
August 04 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Job Description

Distribution Associate - 2nd Shift
Sun-Wed 4:00PM-3:00AM


    Gather and scan products from storage coolers per branch or customer orders typically reaching up to but not limited to 84 inches high, grasping and gripping.Pack and arrange products onto pallets or into varied package sizes.Accurately counting for both day to day functions and cycle counts as necessaryWork 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.Lift up to 63 pounds from floor to waist and lift up to 54 pounds from floor to shoulder height on a regular basis.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. Accurately and legibly complete company and carrier documentation.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.Load refrigerated trailer trucks with pallets of products to send to branch locations. Maintain department and work area to 5S housekeeping standardsListen to and follow written and verbal instructions given in the English language.Report any actual or potential safety hazards to management.Be an active participant in continuous improvement activitiesRead, understand and utilize both RF scanners and computersComplete work as dictated by customer needs beyond normal shift hours, willingness to volunteer for other areas/shifts.Utilize fork lift/power industrial trucks safely, when/if required.In addition, other duties may be assigned as the need arises.

Minimum Qualifications:
    Must have a high school diploma or equivalent from an accredited institution.Must be able to communicate, both written and verbally, using the English language.Must be able to comprehend and follow both written and/or verbal English communications.Must be able to perform basic math.Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs and push/pull up to 600 lbs wheeled kettles. Stand for sustained periods of time, approximately 10 hours a day.Ability to see and distinguish colors.

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.