Distribution Associate II / Material Handler - Forklift Operator
Valeant – Lynchburg, VA
Overview Job Title: Material Handler / Forklift Operator (Distribution Associate II) Shift:3rd- Sunday-Friday (11:30pm-7:30am) (OT as scheduled)
Responsible for performing the physical tasks involved in the shipping,
receiving, storing and distributing of products, materials,
parts, supplies and equipment. Unpacks
and checks goods received against
purchase orders or invoices, maintains
records of received
goods. May use but not limited to power
equipment such as a forklift and other devices operated in a warehouse environment. As directed by the supervisor
and/or group leader perform functions to fulfill orders for shipment to customers. This may include but is not limited to customer
service support, re-packaging and
shop order builds, receiving, replenishment, cycle counting, picking, packing,
and manifesting. Employee
may be trained in any or all of the required disciplines depending on business needs. Employee must work all assigned hours and may also be required to perform other duties as directed.
Responsibilities Loading IUnload Trucks -Using powered and non-powered material handling equipment; deliver shipments to appropriate destinations throughout the facility.
Replenish and order inventory when shelves are emptied.
Retrieve supplies from upper level rack locations for distribution associates when needed.
Assist with special requests to search for supplies on shelves throughout the warehouse.
Keep inventory up to date by manually counting locations and trailers when assisting in the cabinet team area.
Shrink wrap pallets as necessary to prepare for shipping to complete the orders if needed.
Occasional training in receiving functions and fork truck operations as needed.
Maintain training up-to date and compliant with all site and Quality requirements specific to the job.
Qualifications High school Diploma or equivalent.
6 months as a Distribution Associate
Basic PC knowledge
working knowledge of MS Office
WMS experience and familiarization with RF Technology and supply chain operations.
Desire continuous improvement concept and team building skills.
Must have a working knowledge of PIT operation
Must be able to lift up to 35lbs.
Requires 100% standing/walking, as well as, repeated bending/stooping/reaching, twisting and turning.
Hours - 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM; Monday through Friday.
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Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. is committed to leveraging the talent of a diverse workforce to create great opportunities for our business and our people. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.