Material Handler II
Round Lake , Illinois
November 20, 2017

Baxter provides a broad portfolio of essential renal and hospital products, including home, acute and in-center dialysis; sterile IV solutions; infusion systems and devices; parenteral nutrition; surgery products and anesthetics; and pharmacy automation, software and services. The company's global footprint and the critical nature of its products and services play a key role in expanding access to healthcare in emerging and developed countries. Baxter's employees worldwide are building upon the company's rich heritage of medical breakthroughs to advance the next generation of healthcare innovations that enable patient care.

Summary: This position counts and verifies freezer carts that are in the in-process freezer and performs the packaging out of frozen product into replenishment cartons from the in-process freezer for the Galaxy Ceph/Non Ceph and Penicillin operations. This position also performs area line clearances, and all related documentation (paper based and POMS), as well as maintains packout equipment, freezer carts, fork lift truck, related equipment, and area housekeeping.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Monitor product exposure times and document process flow as required
  • Count, verify and removal of freezer carts from the in-process freezer
  • Packing out of frozen product into replenishment cartons
  • Perform area line clearances and all related documentation (paper based and POMS)
  • Maintain packout equipment, freezer carts, forklift truck and related equipment
  • Maintain area housekeeping
  • Responsible for maintaining the adequate amount of supplies
  • Must packout a minimum of 84 freezer carts a shift when working with another person or as a team
  • Operate a walkie rider and reach truck
  • Required to maintain attendance in accordance with the RLD Attendance Policy
  • Required on occasion to perform the functions of the Material Handler I position
  • Mandatory overtime is required

Work Environment: Work in cold environment for 8 hours, work in temperatures between 5 o C to below -25 o C, push carts weighing up to 750 pounds.

Qualification Requirements:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions:
  • Ability to work independently
  • Good communication skills
  • Good documentation skills
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Good computer skills
  • Knowledge of standard operating procedures, specifications, and job-specific training materials

Education and/or Experience: High School Diploma or equivalent, experience in GMP Mfg.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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Reasonable Accommodations
Baxter is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or interview process, please send an email to or call 877-229-4748 (877-BaxHR4U) and let us know the nature of your request along with your contact information.

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