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Material Handler l

Location Novato, California

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JOB DESCRIPTION

Job Title:

Materials Handler l

Department / CostCenter:

Supply Chain / 640

Reports to (Job Title):

Materials Management Supervisor

Job Code:

SU2.US1

Location:

Novato-21 Pimentel

Date Prepared:

Full-Time     Part-Time

Regular     Temporary

Exempt     Non-Exempt

SUMMARY DESCRIPTION

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Material Handlers in the Warehouse department are responsible for proper warehousing and inventory maintenance of GMP raw materials, components and supplies. Material Handlers will perform GMP warehousing duties, maintain accurate inventory records, and transport GMP raw materials, components, supplies and essential in-process related solutions from the central warehouse to the appropriate manufacturing facilities. Provide assistance with shipping of Approved Final Bulk Drug Substance to contract filling locations. Provide assistance with shipping of Clinical material to outside sites as required.

RESPONSIBILITIES

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  • Pick and distribute GMP raw materials, components and supplies from invoices per established SOP’s and provide transportation and distribution of approved GMP raw materials, components and supplies to the designated manufacturing facilities. Transport all GMP in-process solutions to and from the designated manufacturing facilities.

  • Maintain accurate inventory records for approved GMP raw materials, components and supplies.

  • Perform cycle counts of approved GMP material inventory as assigned.

  • Compliance with EH&S safety guidelines, especially those directly related to the operation of warehousing equipment such as pallet jacks and forklifts.

  • Assist with the shipping of Approved Final Bulk Drug Substance to contract filling sites.

  • Assist with the shipping of Clinical materials to outside sites as required.

  • Assist with other tasks as required

EDUCATION

State both the minimum and the preferred educational attainment (or equivalent experience), and describe essential and desired subject matter, certifications, special training, etc.

  • High School diploma required.
  • Working knowledge of desktop computers essential.

EXPERIENCE

State both the minimum and the preferred number of years of relevant experience, and describe the essential functions of the job.

  • Forklift experience/license helpful
  • Cargo truck driving experience helpful
  • Warehousing/Shipping/Receiving
  • Must possess a valid California Driver’s license
  • Experience with cGMP regulations and training

WORK ENVIRONMENT / PHYSICAL DEMANDS

Describe the work environment characteristics that an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of the job.

  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds.
  • Must be able to perform job functions within a dynamic, team-oriented environment.
  • Must be able to work in a safe manner.

EQUIPMENT

Describe any equipment required to perform the job.

  • Pallet jacks
  • Forklifts (Narrow-aisle and fork-truck style lifts)
  • 16’ to 25’ cargo trucks
  • Scan guns
  • PC Computer

CONTACTS

List the key positions, internal and external, with which the job incumbent must interact.

  • Materials Management, Purchasing, Manufacturing
  • Quality Control Raw Materials, Quality Assurance Lot Release

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