Warehouse Associate II
Brooklyn Park , Minnesota
October 23, 2017

Are you looking for a patient-focused, innovation-driven company that will inspire you and support your career? If so, be empowered to take charge of your future at Takeda. Join us as a Warehouse Associate II in our Brooklyn Park, Minnesota office.

Here, everyone matters and you will be a vital contributor to our inspiring, bold mission. At Takeda, you will make an impact on people’s lives—including your own. As a Warehouse Associate II working on the Supply Chain team, you will be empowered to take responsibility for warehouse activities while following SOPs and a typical day will include:

  • Responsible for assisting in a variety of warehouse duties, including shipping and receiving, unloading and loading trucks, fulfilling material requests, and keeping warehouse stocked with essential inventory.
  • This position requires that GxP warehouse activities and functions are completed accurately and on time
  • This position will assist in monitoring the inventory levels and reordering process for alternate locations within the plant and distribute materials in order to satisfy all departments demands .
  • The ideal candidate must be able to complete Warehouse Operations on time and safely while following all on site SOPs.


  • Assist in loading and unloading trucks and maintain a clean, neat and orderly work area.
  • Conduct operations in a manner, which promote safety and comply with Federal Drug Administration, Occupational Safety and Health Administration, Department of Transportation and Material Safety Data Sheets standards and company Standard Operating Procedures.
  • Compile records of amount, type and value of material or stock on hand.
  • Identify and resolve discrepancies in inventories.
  • Compile information on receipt or disbursement of inventories and compute inventory balances.
  • Communicate with customers as required



  • High school diploma or equivalent required with 2 – 4 years warehouse experience.
  • English speaking/reading/writing and do basic mathematical computations.
  • Manage multiple priorities in a warehouse setting.
  • Ability to operate forklift and other material handling equipment.
  • Current Forklift certification or ability to obtain required.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook. ERP system knowledge


  • SAP experience preferred
  • Previous experience in warehouse operations preferred.


  • In general, the position requires a combination of sedentary work and walking around the cGMP manufacturing facility.
  • Must be physically capable of climbing, kneeling, stooping and frequent lifting of 16-30 lbs. Up and down to head and chest level. Occasionally will lift 50 lbs.
  • May occasionally work in a clean room environment and wear special garments and personal protective equipment (e.g. hard hats, safety shoes, safety glasses, ear plugs) due to safety requirements in specific areas.

  • 401(k) with company match and Annual Retirement Contribution Plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Company match of charitable contributions
  • Health & Wellness programs including onsite flu shots and health screenings
  • Generous time off for vacation and the option to purchase additional vacation days
  • Community Outreach Programs

Empowering Our People to Shine

Learn more at takedajobs.com .

Takeda is an EEO employer of minorities, women, disabled, protected veterans, and considers qualified applicants with criminal histories in accordance with applicable laws. For more information, visit http://www.takeda.us/careers/EEO_Policy_Statement.aspx

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