Material Handler I
Brooklyn Park, Minnesota
Material Handler IJob ID R0105645 Date posted Sep. 11, 2023 Location Brooklyn Park, Minnesota
Job Title: Material Handler I
Location: Brooklyn Park, MN
About the role:
As a Material Handler I, you will monitor inventory levels, order, and distribute materials to locations within the manufacturing, quality control, and facilities areas. Other warehouse duties include receiving materials, picking orders, cleaning, and delivering samples. This is an on site position that reports to the Manager, Warehouse Operations.
This position works Wednesday-Saturday 2pm-12:30am.
How you will contribute:
Stock materials in the warehouse and throughout the facility. Occasional pallet jack and forklift use required.
Perform cycle counts throughout the facility, evaluate inventory levels, and place orders for the supply storage areas.
Work in clean rooms.
Transfer manufacturing materials between floors.
Perform tasks safely and in compliance with Federal Drug Administration, Occupational Safety and Health Administration, Department of Transportation, Material Safety Data Sheets, and company Standard Operating Procedures.
Occasionally handle hazardous materials.
Complete mandatory training within required timeframe.
Perform other tasks as assigned including receiving materials, assisting with shipments, cleaning, and more.
What you bring to Takeda:
High school diploma or equivalent required.
1+ years of material handling experience required, preferably in a GMP environment.
Proficient in speaking/reading/writing English and performing basic math.
Computer knowledge required.
Ability to obtain forklift and pallet jack certification.
Ability to climb, kneel, stoop, and frequent lifting of up to 30 lbs. up and down to chest level. Occasionally will lift 50 lbs.
What Takeda can offer you:
Comprehensive Healthcare: Medical, Dental, and Vision
Financial Planning & Stability: 401(k) with company match and Annual Retirement Contribution Plan
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 and company match of charitable contributions
Family Planning Support
Professional training and development opportunities
At Takeda, our patients rely on us to deliver quality products. As a result, we must follow strict rules in our manufacturing facilities to ensure we are not endangering the quality of the product. In this role, you may:
- Work in a controlled environments requiring special gowning. Will be required to follow gowning requirements and wear protective clothing over the head, face, hands, feet and body
- No make-up, jewelry, contact lenses, nail polish or artificial fingernails may be worn in the manufacturing environment.
- Will work in a cold and/or wet environment.
- Must be able to work multiple shifts, including weekends.
- Non-Exempt Roles only: Must be able to work overtime as required.
- May be required to work in a confined area.
- Some Clean Room and cool/hot storage conditions.
- You will do a combination of sedentary work and walking around the cGMP facility.
More about us:
At Takeda, we are transforming patient care through the development of novel specialty pharmaceuticals and best in class patient support programs. Takeda is a patient-focused company that will inspire and empower you to grow through life-changing work.
Certified as a Global Top Employer, Takeda offers stimulating careers, encourages innovation, and strives for excellence in everything we do. We foster an inclusive, collaborative workplace, in which our teams are united by an unwavering commitment to deliver Better Health and a Brighter Future to people around the world.
This posting excludes Colorado applicants.
Takeda is proud in its commitment to creating a diverse workforce and providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, parental status, national origin, age, disability, citizenship status, genetic information or characteristics, marital status, status as a Vietnam era veteran, special disabled veteran, or other protected veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws, and any other characteristic protected by law.
LocationsBrooklyn Park, MN
Time TypeFull time
Business Area Overview
On the Global Manufacturing and Supply (GMS) team at Takeda, you’ll be part of a rapidly transforming industry that’s applying technology and data in new ways. Within our agile, innovative, people-centric organization, your work will matter every day as you use your skills to help us manufacture therapies for patients on our four platforms:
- Small Molecules
- Cell and Gene
As part of the GMS team, you'll have the opportunity to pursue unique experiences and build new skills, and you'll know that the work you do every day makes an impact — on our patients, our people, our planet, and on yourself.
Working at Takeda
Here, you will feel welcomed, respected, and valued as a vital contributor to our global team.
A strong, borderless team, we strive together towards our priorities and inspiring mission.
Bold initiatives, continuous improvement, and creativity are at the heart of how we bring scientific breakthroughs from the lab to patients.
Recognized for our culture and way of working, we’re one of only 15 companies to receive Top Global Employer® status for 2023.
Our people-first mission extends beyond patients to include their families, communities, and our own Takeda family.
Through trust and respect, you will have genuine support from leaders, managers, and colleagues to do your best work.
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