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Warehouse Worker - Immediate Hire - Memphis, TN

Company: McKesson
Location: Memphis
Posted on: October 14, 2021

Job Description:

Opportunity Description:

  • Our client requires our new employees working at its site to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 as defined by the CDC.
     
    McKesson is seeking dynamic and engaging individuals to fill our Material Handler roles in our distribution center located in Memphis, TN.  This will be a contract role with a potential opportunity to expand into a permanent position based on business needs and performance.
     
    We currently have the following shifts available to add to our team:

     

    (Southridge Blvd.)

    1st Shift - (Monday - Friday) - 7:00am start

    2nd Shift - (Monday - Friday) - 1:00pm start

    3rd Shift - (Sunday – Thursday) - 6:00pm start

    (Quest Way)

    2nd Shift - (Monday – Friday) - 1:00pm or 3:00pm start

    **PART TIME** - 2nd Shift - (Monday – Thursday) - 5:00pm to 11:00pm 

     
    If you are passionate about inspiring, motivating, and assisting our team, this opportunity could further enhance our journey and we want to hear from you.  Day to day we will be servicing our customers in receiving the medical supplies need to improve their quality of life.  From day one, you will be able to create a positive culture for the entire DC, that reinforces our McKesson values.
     
    Position Description: 
    The Material Handler job may involve:
    • Performing the physical tasks involved in the shipping, receiving, storing, and distributing medical products
    • Pulls and fills orders.
    • Working with RF Scanning equipment to maintain records of merchandise shipped, as well as examine, stock, and distribute materials in inventory and on manufacturing lines.
    • Preparing goods for final shipment.
    • Will use power equipment including, but not limited to forklift, hand tools, and other devices operated in a warehouse environment while maintaining the highest level of productivity and accuracy.
    • Standing and engaging in repetitive movement throughout the entire shift.
    • Extensive walking and mandatory overtime as needed is required.
    • Passion around working for a leading healthcare distribution company focused on distributing pharmaceuticals to more than 40,000 customers ranging from retail chains, independent retail pharmacies, hospitals, health systems, and other healthcare facilities.
    • If you like the sound of these job tasks and perks, then starting your career as a Material Handler is right for you!
    • Keep Your Edge - Stay mentally sharp throughout your shift picking, checking, or packing orders as you strategically get the job done.
    • Stay Fit -Get your workout in as you bend, twist, lift up to 50lbs, and walk extensive miles per shift.
    • Take advantage of possible on the job training to operate power equipment and get certified!
    • Our Distribution Centers is climate controlled and utilizes state of the art systems & equipment.
    • Stay comfortable while working in a fast-paced team-oriented environment!
Qualifications:
    • 0-1+ year experience.
    • Prefer experience working with Warehouse Equipment (Power Industrial Equipment, Forklift, Cherry Picker, Pallet Jack, etc.).
     
    Critical Skills:
    • Working knowledge of Material Handling issues.
    • Work experience in a fast-paced, distribution or warehouse environment or stock room strongly preferred; picking/packing, sorting, loading/unloading, scanning, quality inspection or various other warehouse functions.
    • The ability to work the hours listed above, in addition to overtime. * Overtime in most Distribution Centers is mandatory and typically occurs M-W due to our real-time commitments to our customers.
    • Strong reading, addition and subtraction skills needed to manage order specific documentation.
     
    Education:
    • HS Diploma or Equivalent.
     
    Requirements:
    • Ability to lift 20 to 50lbs repetitively throughout the course of a shift without assistance (weight varies based on product).
    • Must be able to bend, sit, stand, twist, stoop for long periods of time.
    • Able to walk up to 10 miles throughout the course of a shift (steps vary per shift).
    • Working with RF scanning equipment.
    • Must be willing to work in a refrigerated environment

     

    McKesson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected Veteran status. Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history. If selected for the role, you will be required to successfully complete a background check and drug screen (including marijuana, where permitted) before starting work. McKesson is committed to being an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers including job seekers with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us at 877-337-0059. Current employees must apply through the internal career site. Join us at McKesson!

    This client has mandated that new employees be fully vaccinated against Covid-19, for the safety of employees and others with whom they may interact in the performance of their duties.  You will be asked to provide proof of vaccination prior to beginning employment.  Failure to provide that proof will result in any offer of employment being withdrawn.  If you cannot be vaccinated due to a disability or a sincerely held religious belief, this client will engage in an interactive process to determine if you can be reasonably accommodated without creating undue hardship or a direct threat to the health or safety of yourself or others.

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