Warehouse Worker

  • McKesson
  • O'Fallon, MO, USA
  • Jul 24, 2019
Business Development Distribution-Shipping Inventory Pharmaceutical Supply Chain

Job Description

The Material Handler job will involve:   

  • Responsible for pulling and packaging medical and surgical supplies and equipment order for shipment.
  • May use (but not limited to) power equipment such as a 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, examine, stock and distribute materials in inventory and on manufacturing lines. 
  • This position requires standing and repetitive movement throughout the entire shift in a fast-paced team oriented work setting.
  • Shift requires extensive walking and mandatory overtime as needed.

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
  • 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 training to use power equipment such as a forklift, hand tools, and other devices
  • Most of our Distribution Centers are climate controlled and utilize state of the art systems & equipment to make our jobs easier while providing a comfortable work 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
  • 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

Education:

  • 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