Logistics Lead Technician Job

Employer
Merck
Location
Durham, NC, US
Posted
October 12 2017
Discipline
Other
Organization Type
Pharma
Requisition ID: WAR000533

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 125-year legacy. Merck’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare.

Merck Manufacturing Division, MMD, is a team of dedicated, energetic individuals who are committed to being the most trusted supplier of pharmaceuticals and health products worldwide. Our facilities, along with our external contractors, suppliers, and partners, comprise an interdependent global manufacturing network that’s committed to delivering a compliant, reliable supply to customers and patients on time, every time, across the globe.

The Logistics Lead Technician is responsible for providing direct support to manufacturing areas, and operating under the direction of the Logistics Manager. Must adhere to current Good Manufacturing Practices, Standard Operating Procedures and execute according to established safety standards. Responsibilities include SAP transactions, cycle counting, receiving, dispatching, shipping, scheduling transportation, administrative tasks, forklift operations and delivering supplies needed to all manufacturing departments. Further responsibilities include providing direction to team members, serving as the subject matter expert for logistical functions and providing response to unplanned events in the warehouse.Qualifications

Education:
  • High School Diploma/GED or higher
Required:
  • Minimum of 4 years’ experience working in a cGMP warehouse environment
  • Experience with SAP
  • Forklift Certification
  • Yellow Belt Certification
  • Experience with Microsoft Office
  • Leadership ability with an emphasis on people skills
Preferred:
  • SAP Subject Matter Expert
  • Four (4) years’ pharmaceutical warehouse experience
  • Current Forklift Certification
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office
  • Experience with “Customs Exports and Imports” and Cold Chain Management practices
  • Demonstrated usage of decision-making and problem solving abilities in alignment with business objectives
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.



 

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accommodation for the application process please email us at staffingaadar@merck.com.



 

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