Distribution Associate 2 - 1st Shift

Posted 05 Feb 2024

Milwaukee, Wisconsin - United States

Req Id 271889


Work Your Magic with us! Start your next chapter and join MilliporeSigma  


Ready to explore, break barriers, and discover more? We know you’ve got big plans – so do we! Our colleagues across the globe love innovating with science and technology to enrich people’s lives with our solutions in Healthcare, Life Science, and Electronics. Together, we dream big and are passionate about caring for our rich mix of people, customers, patients, and planet. That's why we are always looking for curious minds that see themselves imagining the unimaginable with us.  


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


Your Role:

The Distribution Associate 2 – 1st Shift role at MilliporeSigma in Milwaukee, WI plays a critical role in the fulfillment of customer orders through the activities of receiving, picking, packing, and shipping of life science materials. Starting pay rate is $22.15/hour. Job duties include:


  • 1st Shift Hours: Monday – Thursday 6:00am – 3pm and Friday 6am – 10am.
  • Load and unload freight
  • Operate equipment to produce documents for workload
  • Locate, move, deliver or return all materials to proper areas
  • Prepares materials for shipment
  • Accurately document all movement of materials
  • Audit inventory locations to maintain inventory and location accuracy
  • Verifies chemicals, catalog number, lot number, special requests information, unit size and weights against order documentation found in packing instructions
  • Prints and applies all required labels and markings to box to comply with hazardous materials regulations
  • Condenses, straightens, and maintains warehouse areas
  • Works with team leads and supervisors to troubleshoot systems issues
  • Reports unsafe or potentially unsafe hazards to team leads or any member of management
  • Miscellaneous duties and tasks as assigned



Physical Attributes:

  • May involve standing for long periods of time, operating powered industrial equipment, and lifting up to 50 pounds unassisted


Who You Are


Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED


Preferred Qualifications:

  • 1+ years of fulfillment, customer service, or warehousing experience
  • Strong professional communication skills to interact with all levels of staff, both orally and written
  • Ability to work quickly and adjust to changing priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Proficiency with computers, scanners, printers, and shipping equipment

· Must follow all good distribution practices (GDP), where applicable.

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 and believe that it drives excellence and innovation, strengthening our ability to lead in science and technology. We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all to develop and grow at your own pace. Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to work their magic and champion human progress!
Apply now and become a part of our diverse team!


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