Warehouse Technician

Job Title: Vet Provisions and Aurora Pharmaceutical Warehouse Technician

Supervisor:  Warehouse Manager

Position Purpose:   Supports all warehouse locations by receiving goods, releasing inventory items, ensuring production floor has required components.  Prepares goods for shipping.  Hauls materials between buildings and needed locations.

Job Responsibilities:

Essential job functions noted *

  • Receives inventory, quarantines inventory, informs Chemistry of product arrival and processes paperwork*
  • Moves inventory to proper bin location upon chemistry department or QA release*
  • Picks inventory based on production schedule and needs*
  • Transports inventory to proper production area*
  • Transports finished goods inventory to shipping dock or appropriate holding bin*
  • Ensures back ordered product are promptly shipped upon receipt*
  • Picks, checks, labels and packs customer orders
  • Assist in shipping and invoicing customer orders
  • Tracks inventory, performs periodic inventory cycle counts*
  • Informs purchasing of low quantities*
  • Maintains inventory accounting system
  • Assists with inventory duties such as receiving, product retrieval and shipping *
  • Safely operates forklift*
  • Drives truck between locations*
  • Operates and maintains record in accordance to Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations, Department of Transportation and company policies*
  • Complies with established standard operating procedures, cGMP quality standards and regulatory procedures*
  • Accurately and consistently completes and documents required paperwork*
  • Precisely follows work orders and specifications*
  • Adheres to all plant safety policies and procedures*
  • Effectively communicates with other production employees, warehouse employees and with all levels of management*
  • Promotes a positive, can-do attitude*
  • Collaborates in cross-functional teams*
  • Consistently follows all company policies and procedures*
  • Performs other duties as requested
  • Meets the following physical requirements:*
    • Perform heavy lifting (between 50-80 lbs) 15% of the time
    • Perform medium lifting (between 20-49 lbs) 30% of the time
    • Perform light lifting (under 20 lbs) 50% of the time
    • Stand/walk 90% of the time
    • Must currently hold an unexpired DOT health card, or are able to pass a DOT health exam

Qualifications – Education and Experience:

  • 3 years experience in pharmaceutical or food manufacturing warehouse areas preferred
  • Must be willing to work first or second shift and weekends if needed*
  • Flexible and open minded to suggestions from others; keen vision for continuous improvement*