Material Handler - Temp

Job Posted 11/2/2022
Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc.
5731 W. Las Positas Blvd
Richmond, CA
United States
Category BioTech
Job Description

Performs a variety of routine, repetitive, physical and administrative tasks in a warehouse involving one or more of the following:  receiving, putting away, storing, staging, kitting, picking, packing and shipping of materials, parts, supplies, equipment, finished goods, label control, handling unit, lot control or serial control


  • Performs daily routine tasks: receives, stores, picks, packs, ships and/or distributes materials.

  • Loads and unloads trucks, and other distribution channel storage and transportation containers.

  • Prepares domestic and International goods for shipment.

  • Verifies goods received against documentation.

  • Performs initial quality check on incoming product.

  • Stages materials and packages.

  • Operates motorized and non-motorized equipment to move materials, parts, supplies and equipment as instructed.

  • Assist in cycle-counts of physical inventory.

  • Processes paperwork and performs SAP transactions daily.

  • Assists in handling dangerous goods and hazmat materials.

  • Prepares material for scrapping.

  • Follows written and oral instructions.

  • Ensures work area is neat, clean and in order.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

  • Adheres to quality and safety standards.


  • High school diploma or equivalent desired.

  • 0-2 years related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Experience operating motorized and non-motorized warehouse equipment.

  • Experience with ERP System, preferred.

  • Experience using radio frequency equipment, a plus.

  • Ability to read, write, comprehend and follow written instructions.

  • Basic math, problem solving and computer skills.

  • Forklift Certification, preferred.

  • Ability to tolerate hot or cold warehouse environments, lift up to 50 lbs., sit, stand and walk for long periods of time.

  • Ability to prioritize work.

  • Knowledge of shipping procedures.

  • Basic knowledge international shipping procedures.

  • Where applicable, knowledge of GMP, ISO, IPC, FDA, DOT, Known Consignor, and/or IATA requirements.

  • Knowledge of Hazardous Materials and proper handling techniques.

  • Team player/ flexible/ attentive to detail and quality minded.

Vaccination Requirement: 


Ability and consent to upload proof of completed Covid-19 vaccination into our secure database within 3 days of start date.


About Bio-Rad:


Bio-Rad is a global leader providing a broad array of clinical diagnostics and life science research products. With a team of more than 8,000 employees and a global network of operations serving our customers, we help people live longer, healthier lives.

Bio-Rad was founded over six decades ago and has continued to provide the healthcare industry with innovative and useful products that help life science researchers accelerate the discovery process and medical diagnostic labs obtain faster, better results.

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