(Contract) Associate I, Logistics

Norwood, MA
July 18 2019
Life Sciences, Biology
Organization Type
(Contract) Associate I, Logistics

The Role:

Reporting to the Norwood Supply Chain Director, the Associate Logistic I will be responsible for all materials handling (receiving, storage, picking, shipping preparation at the warehouse) and shipping from the Site. The duration of this assignment is expected to be 6 months.

As the Norwood manufacturing Facility expands production capacities, including insourcing PCV, plasmid and buffers, we will have more production trains and materials to plan. This role will also be responsible for handling an increase in logistical requirements as development candidates increase in number and advance to later phases of clinical trials, including distribution to clinical testing sites and eventually external customers and patients.

Here's What You'll Do:
  • Receiving goods and materials through ERP management system, inspect and prioritize distribution of goods, materials, supplies and/or products ensuring accurate quantities and completing records.
  • Handling material ensuring compliance throughout warehouse operations.
  • Labelling material according to the internal procedures
  • Shipping goods and materials in accordance to the requisition and Internal procedures. Create shipping documents for domestic and international shipping. Complete and ensure accuracy of records.
  • Transport materials, supplies and/or products. Transfers materials to and from storage areas and ensures accurate quantities and completing records.
  • Inventory Control- document all transactions/movements and perform physical inventory checks/reconciliations
  • Other responsibilities that enable the above include; proper storage, picking/packing, label printing, cycle counting, maintaining required logs, records, security and safety.
  • Maintaining a safe work environment

Here's What You'll Bring to the Table:
  • High School diploma or GED, plus two-four years of experience in Warehouse Operations and Shipping.
  • BS/BA Degree preferred
  • Experience in Operation of a highly-regulated industry, like Pharmaceutical or related field.
  • Ability to lift and move products
  • Comfortable using Microsoft Office (world and excel)
  • Ability to work overtime when required
  • Customer focused attitude

Why join Moderna

At Moderna, we believe messenger RNA, or mRNA, is the "software of life." Every cell in the body uses mRNA to provide real-time instructions to make the proteins necessary to drive all aspects of biology, including in human health and disease. Given its essential role, we believe mRNA could be used to create a new category of medicines with significant potential to improve the lives of patients.

Headquartered in Cambridge, Mass., Moderna currently has strategic alliances for development programs with AstraZeneca, Plc. and Merck, Inc., as well as the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), an agency of the U.S. Department of Defense; and the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA), a division of the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR) within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Moderna has been ranked in the top ten of Science's list of top biopharma industry employers for the past four years. To learn more, visit www.modernatx.com .

Our Mission
Deliver on the promise of mRNA science to create a new generation of transformative medicines for patients.

Moderna is a smoke-free, alcohol-free and drug-free work environment.

Moderna is committed to equal employment opportunity and non-discrimination for all employees and qualified applicants without regard to a person's race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation or any characteristic protected under applicable law. Moderna will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities, in accordance with applicable law.

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