Material Handler II

Rockwood, Tennessee
Not Specified
Nov 17, 2018
Jan 29, 2019
Job Type
Full Time
Degree Required
High School
Manages Others?
Job Description 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities  

  • Learn the use of all packing/shipping computer software systems (Mega Trak, UPS, Fed-Ex, and other freight companies via internet access). 
  • Read and understand customer orders for shipments. 
  • Enter order information into computer. 
  • Pack boxes according to customer’s instructions. 
  • Print labels for boxes. 
  • Properly complete Bill of Ladings. 
  • Stack, wrap, weigh, and label pallets. 
  • Contact curriers to schedule pick ups. 
  • Expedite rush orders. 
  • Ensure all scheduled pick ups are completed daily. 
  • Must learn to operate turret truck, order picker, dock truck, and motorized pallet jack. Keep equipment and work area clean and organized. 
  • Perform all other duties assigned by management. 

Decision Making Authority  

  • N/A 

Minimum Education and Experience Requirements  

  • Must have good mathematical skills, ability to read, comprehend directions, safety rules, packing slips, production schedules. 
  • High School Diploma not required. 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities necessary to perform essential functions  

  • Must be able to read, comprehead and follow direction. 
  • Ability to understand safety regulations and guidelines. 
  • Ability to have a flexiable work schedule and work overtime when needed which could include nights or weekends. 
  • Demonstrate Thermo Fisher Scientific values – Integrity, Intensity, Innovation and Involvement 

Physical/Environmental requirements . (Refer to Physical Requirement Reference Sheet when completing this section.) Identify all requirements that apply to the essential job functions. (List specific activities.) 

(1) Physical Activities : While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly (more than 2/3 of the time) required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms. The employee frequently (between 1/3 to 2/3 of the time) is required to climb or balance. The employee is frequently (between 1/3 to 2/3 of the time) required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and talk or hear. 

(2) Level of Physical Requirements:  The employee must regularly (more than 2/3 of the time) lift and/or move up to 30 pounds, frequently (between 1/3 to 2/3 of the time) lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, and occasionally (less than 1/3 of the time) lift and/or move up to 60 pounds. . 

(3) Level of Visual Acuity:  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. 

(4)  Environmental Conditions : Minimum of eight (8) hours per shift, five (5) days per week. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly (more than 2/3 of the time) exposed to fork lift traffic. The noise level of the work environment is usually loud. Fast paced environment. 

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Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status. 


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