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|Job #: G278|
|Posted Date: November 15, 2018|
|Closes On: Open Until Filled|
|Job Title: Material Handler (Procurement Services)|
|Status: Regular Full Time|
|Benefits Eligible: Yes|
|Purchasing Services is responsible for securing required materials and/or services consistent with quality requirements, at the most economical price and delivery available.|
Under general supervision, supports Procurement Service's Logistics Operations by performing a variety of shipping, receiving, distribution, mail and various logistic services to the Institute. Exercises some judgment in accordance with established policies, guidelines, procedures, techniques, quality improvement objectives, and safety, environmental, and/or infection control standards. Involves tasks that require training in shipping, receiving and mail service processes. Follows appropriate protocols for cost effectiveness, on-time and accurate delivery and appropriate handling of confidential, perishable, priority or otherwise sensitive mail or packages. Position follows all applicable local, state, federal and international laws, regulations and instructions related to the U.S. Postal Service (USPS), U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), International Air Transport Association (IATA), Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and Safety Data Sheets (SDS).
Assists all functional areas in performing required duties when time allows and provides backup during absences, other peak volume times, and upon request. Performs administrative and support duties, which include but is not limited to, ordering supplies, filing, scanning, faxing, answering phones, updating the mail system, reporting postage recharges, updating compressed gas and liquid nitrogen location maps, generating and validating reports and documents, entering data accurately and providing a consistent, high level of customer service.
This position requires constant seeing, touching/feeling, handling, hearing, lifting 0-20 pounds and carrying 0-20 pounds.