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Title:  Warehouse Operator - Weekend

Requisition ID:  38981
Date:  Oct 15, 2021

Waterford, Munster, IE

Department:  Logistics and Trade

orking 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 $1.84B in 2019. 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 Receiving and Warehouse functions as needed.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maintain correct inventory of raw material and finished goods.
  • Complete all paperwork necessary in receiving shipments, receiving forms, checking purchase orders, etc.
  • Check all outgoing and incoming shipments as to accuracy of count, labelling, weights, etc., to determine that data agrees with paperwork.
  • Load and unload trailers of product to and from customers, semi-finished product to/from outside storage areas.
  • Maintain good housekeeping in the warehouse, stack materials properly and safely, keep aisles clear, rows straight, sweep, etc.
  • Schedule transportation of returns/goods to other West Facilities and Recycling facilities.
  • Schedule transportation of raw materials coming in from other West facilities reviewing most cost effective method.
  •  Provides verification of transportation bills for incoming and outgoing freight for invoice matching.
  • Review of chemical waste area to insure compliance and schedule removal when necessary.
  • Generate requisitions for warehouse supplies as required.
  • Complete monthly warehouse cycle counts as assigned.
  • Assisting in all areas of warehouse functions as needed.
  • Act in accordance with the company’s Guiding Principles and adherence to the corporate Code of Conduct.
  • Compliance to all local site Environmental, Health and Safety regulations.
    • Compliance to all local site company policies, procedures and corporate policies.


  • Basic Qualifications:
  • Minimum Education: Leaving Certificate
  • Valid drivers’ license; able to drive company van and forklifts.


  • Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Knowledge of various receiving systems and descriptions and how each applies to our needs.
  • Ideal candidates would typically have 2-3 years prior work experience in a Manufacturing- Warehouse environment
  • Knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) requirements would be anadvantage Computer knowledge to perform SAP, Microsoft Excel and Word an advantage.

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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