Warehouse Assoc II

Job Posted 8/4/2022
Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc.
5731 W. Las Positas Blvd
Irvine, CA 92618
United States
Category BioTech
Job Description

Oversees day to day operations of the distribution warehouse activities such as receiving, picking, packing, and shipping.


  • 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.

  • Adheres to quality and safety standards.

  • May operate a forklift.

  • Regularly works within multiple warehouse functions: receiving, picking/packing, staging and shipping.

  • Receives and processes returned materials and supplies in SAP.

  • Audits outgoing released inventory against pick list and customer orders.

  • Utilizes SAP to quarantine items and process scrap materials.

  • Certified and operates a forklift to move materials, parts, supplies and equipment.

  • Maintains 5S organization of work area and actively seeks and recommends process improvements.

  • Manages changing priorities, as needed.

  • May provide training to less experienced personnel within the department.

  • Works with the department Team Leader to ensure compliance with all cGMP, ISO and FDA guidelines.

  • Packages Hazmat Materials and Products in compliance with DOT regulations.

  • Troubleshoots SAP transactional issues within the warehouse (shortages/overages/etc.).

  • May assist with projects, as necessary.


  • High school diploma or equivalent desired.

  • 3+ years related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Ability to analyze and resolve issues in effective/practical ways.

  • Ability to lead team to achieve department goals and objectives.

  • Intermediate written and verbal communication skills: Effectively communicate with team and supervisor using applicable language/terminology.

  • Intermediate math, problem solving and computer skills.

  • Ability to prioritize work.

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

  • Knowledge of shipping procedures, required.

  • Intermediate knowledge of international shipping procedures.

  • Experience with ERP System, SAP preferred.

  • Experience operating motorized and non-motorized warehouse equipment.

  • Experience using radio frequency equipment.

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

  • Forklift certification, required.

  • Hazardous Materials certification required.

  • Where applicable, Known Consignor Certification.

  • Ability to share knowledge with others.

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

Vaccination Requirement:  


Due to the higher threat of more infectious and deadly COVID-19 variant strains emerging, Bio-Rad has a mandatory vaccination policy requiring its US employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. New hires will be asked to upload their vaccination card into our electronic database hosted by ClearPass, who specializes in securing electronic medical information, within 3 days of their start date. With this policy, Bio-Rad joins a growing list of companies that are prioritizing sound science and available facts to best ensure the ongoing safety of its employees and the community. 


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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