Whse Wrkr-Distribution
Location:
Irvine , California
Posted:
December 13, 2017
Reference:
2017-10656
Overview
With a nationwide sales team and several manufacturing locations, B. Braun Medical has become a leading full-line supplier of healthcare products and services in the U.S. The company is committed to delivering innovative products and services with unmatched quality, superior technology, and cost-effectiveness, while maintaining environmental responsibility. Through its "Sharing Expertise®" initiative, B. Braun promotes best practices for continuous improvement of healthcare products and services. B. Braun employs over 4,500 people in the USA. B. Braun Medical Inc. began its operations in the USA in 1957. Initially, the company manufactured and sold disposable plastic syringes. During the 1980s and early 1990s, the company undertook several expansions and enlarged its product line of disposable medical devices. With the acquisition of McGaw, Inc. in 1997, including Central Admixture Pharmacy Services, Inc. (CAPS®), B. Braun dramatically broadened its product lines and services to U.S. customers.

U.S. Facilities and Operations:

Supporting product sales are a network of nationwide marketing and manufacturing locations. Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, is home to the U.S. Corporate Headquarters along with the marketing offices of the Hospital, Outpatient Markets (OPM), Renal Therapies, Vascular Interventional, International, and OEM Divisions. Central Admixture Pharmacy Services, Inc.(CAPS®) is also managed from this location. The nearby Allentown, Pennsylvania, facility manufactures Needle-free products, IV Safety Catheters, Anesthesia Systems, Introducers, Pharmacy Admixture products. Vascular products including Right Heart Catheters and Interventional Accessories are also manufactured in Allentown. The Irvine, California facility produces IV Solutions, Basic and Specialty Nutrition, Drug Delivery, and BTC products. Infusion Pump Systems are manufactured in Carrollton, Texas and IV administration and IV and Irrigation sets are produced in the Dominican Republic.

Responsibilities
Position Summary:

Under the direction of the Receiving Supervisor, the warehouse worker will perform various receipt, inventory and issue point related tasks in accordance with cGMP and B. Braun standard operating procedures. Warehouse tasks will include: truck unloading and load verification, completion of all written documentation and SAP data entry in support of receipts, relocations, inventory and issuance of all warehoused raw materials and operational stock. On a voluntary basis, the warehouse worker is expected to frequently contribute to and occasionally lead continuous improvement activities in the areas of safety, Lean and Six Sigma. General light housekeeping is performed on a daily and/or as needed basis.

Responsibilities: Essential Duties
  • Must be able to work well with and coach other employees.
  • Operate a 4 wheel sit-down forklift.
  • Verify and check all vendor deliveries and transfer requests for accuracy and correct mistakes when necessary.
  • Knowledge of lot number sequence and FIFO.
  • Pull transfer orders.
  • Off-load freight trailer deliveries using sit down forklift.
  • Deliver transfer orders to manufacturing areas using both sit-down and stand-up forklifts.
  • Set up and load trailers.
  • Interface in a professional manner with drivers, warehouse employees and office personnel.
  • Perform housekeeping tasks.
Expertise: Knowledge & Skills
  • Complete knowledge of lot number, catalog number system and FIFO.
  • Knowledge of B. Braun material flow.
  • Basic math aptitude for calculation of quantities.
  • Ability to read, write and communicate both verbally and written in English.


Qualifications
Expertise: Qualifications - Experience/Training/Education/Etc

Required:
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Minimum 12 months of warehousing experience.
  • Licensed B. Braun fork truck operator.
Desired:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands to handle or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

Braun offers an excellent benefits package, which includes healthcare, a 401(k) plan, and tuition reimbursement. To learn more about B. Braun and our safety healthcare products or view a listing of our employment opportunities, please visit us on the internet at www.bbraunusa.com Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities /Women/ Veterans/Disabled

Through its "Sharing Expertise®" initiative, B. Braun promotes best practices for continuous improvement of healthcare products and services.

Other
Responsibilities: Other Duties:

The preceding functions have been provided as examples of the types of work performed by employees assigned to this position. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed in this description are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Management reserves the right to add, modify, change or rescind the work assignments of different positions due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons.

Physical Demands:
  • The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work Environment:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

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