Philips Material Handler 3 in Bothell, Washington

Material Handler 3

Operations : Create, update, adhere to and enforce safety rules, regulations, policies and procedures. Ensure the physical and administrative tasks involved in receiving, inspection, storage and fulfillment (shipping) of materials within assigned storage locations are completed accurately. Ensure bin locations are maintained and materials are labeled appropriately. Audit shipments to assure quality and accuracy. Complete data entry and file records of material movements and other records. Maintain training in TEDs. Work with internal customers and external suppliers as required, and communicate the needs of the workgroup. Ensure all communications are answered promptly, (within 24 hours) and accurately.

Continuous Improvement: Actively engage in the implementation and/or sustaining of a LEAN culture to maximize resources, minimize waste, and improve overall operational efficiencies in the end-to-end customer value stream. Ensure departmental Q-D-I-P targets are met. Prepare for, participate in and comply with all internal and external audits and inspections. Identify opportunities and successfully lead and/or participate in improvement projects (Kaizen, QEK, or other). Projects must align and help support the overall business objectives:

With our hearts and minds we: delight our customers and deliver our brand promise. Design and deliver safe, reliable and effective products and services. Drive a culture of continuous improvement. Comply with all applicable internal and external regulatory and compliance requirements. Maintain an effective and efficient quality management program. The ECR promise: We design and deliver every solution as if the life of someone we love depends on it.

Performance Feedback: Promptly inform management of all situations resulting in slow-downs, work stoppages or missed orders. Reinforce and set the example of expectations set by management on employee performance.

Engagement Support: Actively plan and/or participate in team activities and meetings. Provide recommendations on individual and/or team accomplishments for recognition. Project a professional image while representing the organization. Maintain a high team spirit and positive motivation.

Contributions to Team Success: Ensure you and your team’s ongoing development and growth by participating in job shadowing and growth assignments (cross training). Take the initiative to find additional tasks when primary responsibilities have been completed. Work cross functionally to support the accomplishment of department goals and objectives. Provide guidance and training to other department personnel as required. Promptly inform management of conflict within the workplace.

In this role, you have the opportunity to

  • Receive, store, move and pack outgoing materials, equipment, and other items from warehouse.

  • Manually or mechanically load and unload materials from pallets, skids, platforms, lifting devices, or other transport vehicles.

  • Clean and maintain supplies, tools, equipment, and storage areas in order to ensure compliance with safety regulations.

  • Verify inventory computations by comparing them to physical counts of stock, and investigate discrepancies and adjust errors.

  • You are responsible for

  • Shift: Monday thru Friday 6am to 3:30pm hours

  • could vary due to overtime could be weekends too

  • Safely use pallet jacks, reach trucks, and other material handling equipment. Must wear safety toed shoes..

  • You may lift individually 25lbs regularly. Work with Team lift up to 50lbs occasionally

  • Create, update, adhere to and enforce safety rules, regulations, policies and procedures.

  • Ensure the physical and administrative tasks involved in receiving, inspection, storage and fulfillment (shipping) of materials within assigned storage locations are completed accurately.

  • Ensure bin locations are maintained and materials are labeled appropriately.

  • Audit shipments to assure quality and accuracy.

  • Complete data entry and file records of material movements and other records.

  • Maintain training as delivered through training management system (TMS, “TEDs”) and as assigned by leadership.

  • Work with internal customers and external suppliers as required, and communicate the needs of the workgroup.

  • Ensure all communications are answered promptly, (within 24 hours) and accurately.

You are a part of

Material Handler Dept. in the Bothell, WA facility

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience

Previous Material Handler experience preferred.

Previous experience in using pallet jacks or other transport equipment

Education: High school or GED. Associates or equivalent experience is a plus.

Why should you join Philips?

Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum at http://www.philips.com/b-dam/corporate/corporateblog/2016/PhilipsChronicDisease_5.jpg . Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways.

To find out more about what it’s like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech/working-at-philips/working-at-philips.html on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog at http://www.usa.philips.com/a-w/our-people/life-at-philips.html . Once there, you can also learn about our recruitment process at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech.html , or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech/faq.html .

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As an equal opportunity employer, Philips is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact 888-367-7223, option 5, for assistance.