Material Handler

  • McKesson
  • Salt Lake City, UT, USA
  • Sep 25, 2019
Inventory Pharmaceutical Supply Chain

Job Description

The Material Handler job will involve:   

•    Pulling and packing medical, surgical supplies and equipment orders for shipment 
•    May 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 
•    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  
•    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 medical and surgical supplies and equipment to more than 50% of Americas hospitals, clinics, pharmacies, 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 pulling and picking orders as you strategically get the job done
•    Enjoy excellent benefits including 16 PTO days to all eligible employees, along with paid Holidays
•    Customized medical, dental and vision packages are created to fit you and your family’s needs
•    Stay Fit - Get your workout in as you bend, twist, lift up to 50lbs, and walk extensive miles per shift - Employees that participate in our Wellness program can receive Health discounts! 
•    Work Hard, Play Hard – That’s right!  Your performance will help you earn financial incentive on top of your regular pay
•    Take advantage of on the job training to operate power equipment including forklift, hand tools, and other devices
•    Most of our Distribution Centers are climate controlled and utilize state of the art systems & equipment
•    Stay comfortable while working in a fast-paced team oriented environment!

Minimum Requirements: 
Entry level experience

Critical Skills: 
•    Work experience in a face-paced, distribution or warehouse environment or stock room strongly preferred; picking/packing, sorting, loading/unloading, scanning, 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

HS Diploma or Equivalent

Physical 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