Abbott Shipping/Receiving Servicer in North Chicago, Illinois
Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals and branded generic medicines. Our 103,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.
The primary functions of this job include but are not limited to inspecting and receiving diagnostic products into various WMS (Warehouse Management System).
Put away of diagnostic products into a designated location.
Perform picking; order assembly; packaging and labeling of diagnostic products for shipment to affiliates and end customers.
Utilization of fork lifts and various other material handling equipment to unload/load trailers and move product throughout the warehouse.
Warehouse working conditions vary from -20C freezer; 2C to 8C cooler and 15C to 30C. High bay area requires stocking and picking in equipment that reaches 40' in height.
Core Job Responsibilities:
Responsible for implementing and maintaining the effectiveness of the quality system.
Operation of fork lifts; which includes unloading and loading of trailers.
Inspect incoming product for damage and verify against the shipping manifest for accuracy.
Utilization of multiple computer systems to accurately process receipts; put away; picks; replenishment.
Elevate inventory discrepancies to inventory control or management for resolution.
Effectively work with QA organizations to disposition incoming product.
Packaging and labeling of customer orders which require heavy lifting and standing.
Failure to properly receive and process orders could result in fines to the company; product loss; negative impact on compliance or regulatory status.
Improperly processed orders could result in product shortages preventing customer or manufacturing orders from being fulfilled.
Failure to perform systems transactions accurately could result in inventory discrepancies; inadequate tracing and destruction of product.
High School degree or GED. Incumbent must be able to perform basic math; read ; understand and make decisions based upon written operating procedures.
Must have good hand eye coordination and general math and reasoning skills.
Basic computer knowledge for data input and making decisions related to inventory part, lot and quantity.
Previous fork lift experience and the ability to meet Abbott requirements for obtaining fork lift certification.
Experience working in a dynamic environment with frequent changes to priorities.
Past experience with warehouse management systems.
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