About Thermo Fisher Scientific NZ
Over 250 employees bring a wide variety of skills and expertise to deliver world-class science products and solutions. Our manufacturing and distribution sites in Auckland and Christchurch (and satellite sites scattered across the country) cover a vast product portfolio, including lab equipment and chemicals, life sciences, diagnostics, microbiology and analytical instruments.
food, dairy and beverage; industrial process; life sciences; pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical.
Reports to : New Zealand Distribution Manager
Position Location : Albany, Auckland
Number of Direct Reports : None
How you'll make an impact :
We are looking for a Junior Material Handler, where you will be responsible for all facets of the warehouse including inwards goods, dispatch, picking, packing and general tidiness of the work area.
You will provide outstanding service to our customers and be focused on getting it right the first time. As a positive team player, you will take part in continuous improvement and champion our health and safety culture.
What will you do?
Work in a warehouse environment under various temperatures including room temperature, cold-room, and / or freezer-room
Unloading vehicles, opening packages and removing contents
Labelling goods with details of storage location
Picking and Packing goods for customer orders
Operate equipment in a safe manner
Housekeeping, all work areas to be kept clean and tidy.
Checking goods for damages and discrepancies and uses process for reporting
Participates in continuous improvement related initiatives
Operating IT Systems which includes the WMS and MS Office suite of products
How will you get here?
NCEA Level 1 Minimum
Willingness to learn and ability to work as part of focused and friendly team
Ability to consistently and independently follow policies and procedures, instructions, and to meet schedules required.
Actively engaged in work place health & safety.
What will put you ahead of the competition?
Understanding of WMS System and the end to end flow of materials in the warehouse environment (preferred)
Your ability to problem solve and learn quickly and be flexible
Your desire to be the best you can be and achieve or exceed metrics
Strong communication skills & able to collaborate and work with others
What’s in it for you?
Each day will offer new challenges.
Gain knowledge of products, processes and process improvement.
Work in a focused and friendly team