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Material Handler

Requisition ID:  37223
Date:  Sep 14, 2021

Jersey Shore, Pennsylvania, US

Department:  Supply Chain



Working at West means having an opportunity to work by the side of our patients and customers, our global team members and the communities in which we operate – which all help contribute to a Healthier World.


At West, we are by the side of patients. The work we do impacts patients’ lives each and every day – our products are a critical part of healthcare delivery and we are proud of the role we play to improve patient health. We work by the side of our team members. We come together as one global team to deliver for our customers and help them address their challenges. We are a diverse, close-knit community of professionals, where everyone has a voice and opportunity to learn and grow through mutual trust and respect. With a 95 year plus history, we have a track record for success, which includes reported sales of $2.14B in 2020. We serve by the side of our community. Giving back is in our DNA—our team members across more than 50 sites globally are involved with hundreds of charities that have special meaning to them through our West Without Borders team member-led giving program.


Job Summary:

Assist in all areas of Warehouse functions as needed


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Take care of moving product from different areas of Warehouse, Inspection, Production, Molding and the resulting SAP computer transactions
  • Complete monthly inventory counts
  • Load and unload trailers of product to and from customers, semi-finished product to/from outside storage areas, etc.
  • Maintain good housekeeping in the warehouse, stack materials properly and safely, keep aisles clear, rows straight, sweep, etc.
  • Keep copy room supplies stocked up; and take care of recycling bins
  • Assist in all areas of warehouse functions as needed
  • Other duties as assigned

Education and Experience:

  • High school or equivalent
  • >3 years


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:


  • Valid driver’s license; able to drive company van
  • Forklift experience necessary
  • Willing and able to work as a team member and make general decisions within authorized responsibility
  • Have a functional understanding of cGMP’s.
  • Willing to work overtime as needed
  • Regular attendance is a necessary condition of employment
  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily
  • Must exhibit computer skills
  • Able to be aware of all relevant SOPs as per Company policy as they are related to the position covered by this Job Description
  • Support and contribute in Lean Sigma programs and activities towards delivery of the set target
  • Able to comply with the company’s safety policy at all times
    • List any safety requirements applicable to role within your country
  • Able to comply with the company’s quality policy at all times.
    • List any quality requirements applicable to role within your country



  • Non-US only where required for certain levels


Physical and Travel Requirements

  • Frequent standing, twisting, bending, reaching, pushing, pulling and walking.   Must be able to work with items weighing up to forty (40) pounds.  The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
  • Minimal travel







West is an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.  If you have a special need that requires accommodation in order to apply to West, please send an email to kimberley.eby@westpharma.com.  Where permitted by law, an offer of employment with West Pharmaceutical Services, or any of its subsidiary or affiliate companies, is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of background screening and/or a pre-employment drug screening.

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