Shipping Associate

Posted 11 Aug 2022

Carlsbad, California - United States

Req Id 254322

 

A career with EMD Electronics is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 60,300 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in Healthcare, Life Science and Electronics. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others. EMD Electronics is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.

 

Everything we do in EMD Electronics is to help us deliver on our purpose of being the company behind the companies, advancing digital living. We are dedicated to being the trusted supplier of high-tech materials, services and specialty chemicals for the electronics, automotive and cosmetics industries. We foster a global collaborative organization made up of individuals who have the passion to win, obsess about the customer, are relentlessly curious and act with urgency. Together, we push the boundaries of science to make more possible for our customers.

 

This role does not offer sponsorship for work authorization. External applicants must be eligible to work in the US.

 


 

This position is eligible for a sign-on bonus! 

 

Your Role:

The Shipping Associate will achieve a basic knowledge of all products manufactured at the facility. The Shipping Associate will also have a basic understanding of how equipment and chemicals will react in an emergency. The expected response to those abnormal conditions includes identification and the appropriate notification and escalation procedures. The Shipping Associate will achieve a basic knowledge of Quality Management Systems.

 

The primary responsibility of the Shipping Associate is to safely perform daily loading of shipments and packaging of finished goods with minimum supervision in a team environment. Safely operating material handling equipment while performing these tasks and identifying any unsafe conditions. Demonstrate proficiency with Microsoft productivity software including word, Excel, and Outlook, SAP functions. The Shipping Associate will successfully complete and document all mandatory EH&S Training and EMD Electronics new hire indoctrination training.

 

  • Will develop basic knowledge and understanding of all product containers, manufactured at the Carlsbad EMD facility.
  • Domestic shipping of hazardous materials and non-hazardous materials. 
  • Review logistics paperwork, bill of ladings, and interpret data to identify and address abnormal conditions.
  • Understand procedures, spreadsheets, and forms for activities they are responsible for, and apply site-specific quality systems.
  • Recognize immediate and potential safety hazards and escalate to the proper supervisor.
  • Participate in safety audits/reviews and participate in developing solutions to safety hazards.
  • Identify and escalate abnormal conditions as they relate to safety and shipping functions, and actively support Basic Safety Principals.
  • Maintain manufacturing Kan Bans and monitor satellite warehouses and docks for adherence to site-required continuous improvement and housekeeping requirements.
  • Communicate with other departments, and personnel in a professional and courteous manner.
  • Utilize material moving equipment, powered industrial trucks (forklift), pallet jacks, power pallet jacks, drums dollies, and flex to other areas as needed.

 

 

Who You Are:

 

Minimum Qualifications:

 

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 3+ years of warehousing experience.
  • 1+ years of experience with domestic shipping of hazardous materials and non-hazardous materials.

 

 


What we offer: We are curious minds that come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences.
We celebrate all dimensions of diversity. We believe that it drives excellence, innovation, and human progress. We care about our customers, patients, and our rich mix of people. This diversity strengthens our ability to lead in science and technology.
We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all and empower you to fulfil your ambitions. Our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons.
Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to bring their curiosity to life!

If you would like to know more about what diversity, equity, and inclusion means to us, please visit https://www.emdgroup.com/en/company/press-positions.html

If you are a resident of Colorado or New York City, you are eligible to receive additional information about the compensation and benefits, which we will provide upon request. You may contact 855 444 5678 from 8:00am to 5:30pm ET Monday through Friday, for assistance

The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to their Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because they made a good faith report of discrimination.

As an employee of the Company, you will be required to comply with all of the Company’s COVID-19 safety protocols and policies. The organization has currently suspended enforcement of its COVID-19 Vaccination Policy, but that policy may be reinstated by the Company in its discretion.


Careers during Covid-19

Thank you for visiting our careers website, we are always looking for curious minds to join our teams. We understand how much the world is being impacted by the Covid-19 crisis and we want to assure you that your safety is very important to us. To ensure that everyone’s health is protected, instead of a standard face-to-face interview, it is likely that you will be offered alternative digital interview options. As an employee of the Company, you will be required to comply with all of the Company’s COVID-19 safety protocols and policies. The organization has currently suspended enforcement of its COVID-19 Vaccination Policy, but that policy may be reinstated by the Company in its discretion.

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