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United Kingdom - Paisley
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Lead Warehouse Operative
Permanent Role
Inchinnan, Paisley


  • Lead by example to drive continuous improvement through innovative ideas
  • Display Innovation, Intensity, Involvement, Integrity in all your duties
  • Perform warehouse duties in line with current departmental SOP (Standard Operating Procedures) in compliance with GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice)
  • Prepare and analyse daily/weekly Pick/Pack performance figures
  • Support Distribution Supervisor/Manager with internal/external audit preparation
  • Carry out warehouse Pick/Pack & Despatch duties
  • Fully embrace company’s PPI (Practical Process Improvement Program) & 5s process requirements
Essential Functions
  • Knowledge of WMS (Warehouse Management System) skills, E1, Trax, to use with in house software packages for Pick/Pack/Ship daily operation
  • Be able to utilise influencing skills and strong communication skills
  • Demonstrate a good work ethic, be focused, flexible and exhibit a positive attitude. Perform with high energy. Take responsibility and be accountable for actions.
  • Maintain Training and Company records to comply with regulatory requirements, GMPs and SOPs.
  • Perform duties in a safe and efficient manner, proactively resolving any issues as they arise
  • Ensure housekeeping standards are met. Perform any in-house process checks
  • Safely operate distribution equipment, as required, i.e. Counter balance and Reach truck are essential, fully up to date license required
  • Experienced with PC Office packages; Word, Power point & Excel with Data collating and spreadsheet formatting
Minimum Qualifications/Experience Required:
  • Forklift license for both Reach and Counter balance models is required and Bendy would be an advantage but not essential.
  • Experience of working in a warehouse environment is required and knowledge of computer systems required
  • Work well in a team, be flexible to work additional hours if required to meet the demands of the business
  • The ability to problem solve effectively and make recommendations would also be hugely advantageous for this role.
Working Conditions
  • Working on a shift basis you will be required to stand for extended durations
  • Required to routinely push and pull and/or lift up to 25kg on a regular basis
  • Required to walk and may occasionally sit, kneel, crouch
  • Required to work in a work environment where the noise level is usually moderate to high.
  • Required to handle hazardous goods and materials

Work in a warehouse environment under various temperatures including room temperature, cold-room and/or freezer-room (minus 36 to 46 degrees F)

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.
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