Material Handler

Date: Jul 19, 2021

Location: Livermore, CA, US

Company: Teleflex

Expected Travel: None

Requisition ID: 4278

 

About Teleflex Incorporated

Teleflex is a global provider of clinically effective medical technologies designed to improve the health and quality of people’s lives. We apply purpose driven innovation – a relentless pursuit of identifying unmet clinical needs – to benefit patients and healthcare providers. Our portfolio is diverse, with solutions in the fields of vascular and interventional access, interventional cardiology, surgical, anesthesia, cardiac care, interventional urology, urology, emergency medicine and respiratory care. Teleflex employees worldwide are united in the understanding that what we do every day makes a difference. For more information, please visit teleflex.com.

 

Interventional Urology – NeoTract is dedicated to developing innovative, minimally invasive and clinically effective devices that address unmet needs in the field of urology. As part of the Teleflex Interventional Urology business unit, NeoTract’s focus is on improving the standard of care for patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) using the UroLift® System, a minimally invasive, permanent implant system that treats symptoms while preserving sexual function*1,2. The UroLift System is clinically proven to treat lower urinary tract symptoms due to BPH in men over the age of 45. The UroLift System lifts or holds the enlarged prostate tissue out of the way so it no longer blocks the urethra. There is no cutting, heating or removal of prostate tissue. More than 175,000 men have been treated with the UroLift System in select markets worldwide.** Join a dynamic, growing team that offers healthcare providers an array of medical technology solutions that make a difference in patients’ lives. 

 * No instances of new, sustained erectile or ejaculatory dysfunction in the FDA pivotal study.

** Management estimate based on product sales and average units per procedure

  1. Roehrborn, J Urology 2013 LIFT Study
  2. McVary, J Sex Med 2014

Indicated for the treatment of symptoms of an enlarged prostate up to 100cc in men 45 years or older. As with any medical procedure, individual results may vary. Most common side effects are temporary and include pain or burning with urination, blood in the urine, pelvic pain, urgent need to urinate and/or the inability to control the urge.1 Rare side effects, including bleeding and infection, may lead to a serious outcome and may require intervention. Speak with your doctor to determine if you may be a candidate.

Position Summary

As an integral member of the Operations team, the Material Handler performs inventory control, shipping and receiving functions, and pick-up/delivery services in accordance with established policies, procedures, and best practices. This position requires strong attention to detail, excellent communication skills, and the ability to collaborate with cross-functional teams.

Principal Responsibilities

  • Operate a company vehicle to perform pick-up/delivery services.
  • Perform material transactions, transfers, and part issues in an inventory tracking system.
  • Maintain compartmentalization of part numbers, lot numbers, and labels.
  • Maintain inventory of components and supplies in stock rooms, including issuing components and supplies to the Manufacturing team and other departments.
  • Perform accurate cycle counts and reconcile inventory discrepancies.
  • Perform receiving functions in an ERP (preferably QAD), including verifying items and paperwork, labeling parts, and transferring incoming parts to the Quality team.
  • Perform shipping functions, including pulling and checking orders, preparing pack-list and components for subcontractors/suppliers to facilitate subassembly, processing manifest system paperwork and online AES Direct transactions, and preparing shipping boxes and containers for product shipments.
  • Replenish Kanbans and consumables.
  • Partner with the Quality team on processing rejected materials and returns to suppliers, obtaining RMA numbers, and preparing materials for return.
  • Perform supporting tasks for purchasing, materials, and production.
  • Organize and support annual physical inventory.
  • Perform related duties as assigned.
  • Contribute to our culture of being collaborative, respectful, transparent, ethical, efficient, high-achieving, and fun!

Education / Experience Requirements

  • High School education or technical training equivalent; or equivalent experience.
  • At least 5 years of experience in a manufacturing, quality control, or engineering environment preferred.
  • Medical device experience preferred.

Specialized Skills / Other Requirements

  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills required, including the ability to interact professionally on the phone with contract suppliers.
  • Knowledge of cGMP in regards to processing and completing records.
  • Experience cleaning components using ultrasonic cleaners with detergents and isopropanol based cleaning solutions per appropriate OSHA guidelines.
  • Working knowledge of Kanbans and lean manufacturing methods is a plus.
  • Ability to operate a hand dolly, pallet jack, or other light industrial equipment to assist in loading and moving material and products.
  • Forklift certification is required.
  • Good housekeeping and safety skills.
  • Experience loading and unloading materials within a warehouse facility. 
  • Valid California driver’s license and good driving record are required.
  • Ability to lift up to 35 pounds. 

 

Teleflex, Inc. is an affirmative action & equal opportunity employer. D/V/M/F. Applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status. If you require accommodation to apply for a position, please contact us at: 262-439-1894.

Teleflex is the home of Arrow®, Deknatel®, Hudson RCI®, LMA®, Pilling®, Rüsch®, UroLift® and Weck® – trusted brands united by a common sense of purpose. Teleflex, the Teleflex logo, Arrow, Deknatel, Hudson RCI, LMA, Pilling, Rüsch, UroLift and Weck are trademarks or registered trademarks of Teleflex Incorporated or its affiliates, in the U.S. and/or other countries.

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