Warehouse Team Lead/Supervisor Job

West Point, PA, US
August 15 2017
Organization Type
Warehouse Team Lead/Supervisor-MAN004388


Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where Merck has codified its legacy for over a century. Merck’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare.

Merck is on a quest for cures and is committed to being the world’s premier, most research-intensive biopharmaceutical company. Today, we’re doubling down on this goal. Merck Research Laboratories is a true scientific research facility of tomorrow, and will take Merck’s leading discovery capabilities and world-class small molecule and biologics R&D expertise to create breakthrough science that radically changes the way we approach serious diseases.

Position will act as team lead supervising warehouse personnel in activities: distribution of work, coordination of materials and schedules, interface with packaging group for inbound & outbound packaging jobs, become the SAP Subject Matter Expert (Material Handling module).

Interact with internal and external constituents; GCS Planning, Distribution Planning, Master Planning, Trade Operations, Clinical sites, other depots and various freight provider and customs broker vendors.

Key challenges will include; interfacing with customers and managing customer expectations, leading and motivating the warehouse team, scheduling the warehouse work activities and managing warehouse inventory.


- Management of warehouse schedules

- Responsible for all GCS Receipts

- Responsible for all GCS inventory transactions

- SAP expert for warehousing funcitons

- Rquires Knowledge of cGMP GDP

- Deliver Training and review and approve employee training requirements

- Manage equipment – maintenance, inspections, calibrations

- Understand and apply regularoty and compliance requirements

- Support regulatry inspections and audits

- Assist/author internal investigations, define & manage CAPAs


Education Requirement:

- Minimum
Associate degree required; BS degree preferred and/or 5 year minimum work experience.

Required Experience:

- Minimum of 5 years of progressive warehouse management experience including managing shipments and logistics, paperwork, export filings and clearance, and managing pick, pack, ship activities.

Preferred Experience:

- Managing warehouse personnel and warehouse set-up. Leading a team of warehouse operators.

Your role at Merck is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At Merck, we’re inventing for life.

If you need an accommodation for the application process please email us at staffingaadar@merck.com.

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Job: Manuf./Operations Generic

Job Title:Sr. Spclst, Operations

Primary Location: NA-US-PA-West Point

Employee Status: Regular

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Number of Openings: 1

Shift (if applicable): 1st

Company Trade Name:Merck

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