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Material Handler I-1st Shift

Company: Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.
Location: Memphis
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

Job Description


Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. is the world leader in serving science, with annual revenue exceeding $25 billion. Our Mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Whether our customers are accelerating life sciences research, solving complex analytical challenges, improving patient diagnostics and therapies or increasing productivity in their laboratories, we are here to support them. Our global team of more than 75,000 colleagues delivers an unrivaled combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and pharmaceutical services through our industry-leading brands, including Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific, Unity Lab Services and Patheon. For more information, please visit


The Clinical Trials Division (CTD) within the Pharma Services Group (PSG) partners with pharmaceutical and biotech customers around the world to ensure the right patients get the right therapies in the right doses at the right time - a concept that we internally embrace as "There is a Patient Waiting." Our unique blend of services includes project management, packaging, distribution, transportation management and specialty logistics, ancillary supply management, clinical supply optimization, bio-repository storage and much more. Our more than 3000 employees in over 15 countries work hard every day knowing that what they do matters.


As a Material Handler I each day you will have the opportunity to achieve job satisfaction by making an impact in our patients and clients lives as you ensure a high degree of accuracy and speed while performing an array of duties such as receiving and processing incoming stock and materials, picking and filling orders from stock, packing and shipping orders, or managing, organizing and retrieving stock and other supplies. These duties will be performed according to established safety, security, and quality guidelines in our climate controlled GMP ambient 15o C to 30o C facility.


  • Pick, pack, sort, arrange, count, store, and correctly process items for storage and/or shipment in accordance with established procedures and customer requirements while sustaining a high level of quality to ensure customers receive correct and damage free product in the timeframe requested.
  • Ensure accuracy of orders and processes matching systems and/or paperwork to maintain high levels of inventory accuracy and client satisfaction.
  • Assembles client orders from stock and places orders on pallets or shelves, or conveys orders to packing station or shipping department, in a FEFO/FIFO manner or as specified by the client.
  • Follow quality protocols, complying with Warehouse and Good Distribution policies and Standard Operation Procedures, by mitigating picking, packing, and shipping errors, without damaging cartons or product, and ensuring client orders are in the best condition.
  • Accommodate and carefully handle fragile product.
  • Conduct work in a safe and effective manner and take appropriate action to correct unsafe acts, systems, and procedures.
  • Record amounts of materials or items received or distributed.
  • Count items for distribution within warehouse to ensure conformance to company standards.
  • Arrange product for orders in specified sequence for assembly by other workers.
  • Comply with relevant laws, company guidelines and requirements through adherence to company policies relating to quality, safety, attendance, and housekeeping.


  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Must have the ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Good Verbal and Written Communication
  • "Can do" Attitude.
  • Team player
  • Good organizational and time-management skills
  • Problem solver
  • Willingness to work weekends and overtime as required by the business.

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 75,000 extraordinary minds have a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission-enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

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