Warehouse Operator 1

Posted 21 Aug 2018

Oakville, Ontario - Canada

Req Id 171927


A career with MilliporeSigma is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 52,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others. MilliporeSigma is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.


Your Role: Purpose of the job is to perform various warehousing duties and to ensure finished goods flow through the Distribution Center in a safe, quality conscious manner. The position performs multiple functions including receiving, locating, picking and packing all materials while ensuring compliance with all company and regulatory requirements.

  • Meet the daily and monthly core performance metrics set for the warehouse by :
  • Accurately receiving finished goods and supplies under time constraints.
  • Safely and accurately locating material to proper storage area.
  • Efficiently picking and accurately securing packing customer orders.
  • Performing cycle counts, location and product audits
  • Participating in problem resolution and researching discrepancy issues.
  • Actively participating in Process Improvement initiatives.
  • Consistently complying with all Health and Safety policies and procedures.
  • Engaging in good housekeeping habits.
  • Forklift operation.
  • Participating in Spill and Emergency Response Teams


Who You Are:

  • Experience: A minimum of two years of related work experience in a warehouse and distribution environment.
  • Essential and Critical Skills:
    • A working knowledge of: warehouse flow, location logic, WHMIS, Transportation of dangerous goods, IATA Regulations, general safety practices, basic use of fire extinguishers, material handling equipment, proper lifting techniques, forklift operation, and spill team response.
    • Requires the ability to read and understand oral and written instructions.  Basic math skills for minor addition, subtraction, and multiplication.  P.C. keyboarding skills and data entry using computers and RF scanning devices.
    • Safe, smooth operation of a wide range of material handling equipment.
    • Ability to handle multiple tasks.
  • Hours of operation: Flexibility to work shifts either 09:00 to 18:00 hrs or 12:00 hrs to 20:30 hrs and week-ends to meet the needs of the business.

What we offer: With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfill your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!

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