Swing Shift Stockroom Material Handler

Varian Medical Systems, Inc. Palo Alto, CA
Job Description

Performs the physical or administrative tasks involved in the shipping, receiving, storing and distributing of materials, parts, supplies and equipment. Unpacks and checks goods received against purchase orders or invoices, maintains records of received goods and rejects unsatisfactory items. Lifts heavy items and may operate various material handling devices (i.e. forklift). Prepares and maintains records of merchandise shipped. Posts weights and shipping charges and prepares goods for final shipment. Examines stock and distributes materials in inventory and on manufacturing lines. May prepare kitting packages for assembly production.

This is a swing shift positon

Hrs are: 1pm - 9:30pm, M - F

Possiblity of weekend shift, Saturday coverage, Sat. - Tues.

Other Specific Functions or Duties:

* Material handling functions using bar code and automation tools.

Job Requirements

Minimum Required Skills and Knowledge:

* Familiarity with bar coding and automation tools desired.

* Proficient in utilizing business tools such as: E-mail, Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

* Experience with SAP or equivalent ERP product and productivity software desired.

Typical Education and Experience:

* Associates Degree or equivalent.

* 3 - 5 years of related experience.

* Possible Weekend Shift to be implemented in the future