Head of Material Handling and Warehouse Operations

Posted 12 Jan 2022

Danvers, Massachusetts - United States

Req Id 238303

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A career with MilliporeSigma is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 58,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in Healthcare, Life Science and Electronics. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others. MilliporeSigma is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.

 

 

US employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to your start date unless an accommodation is granted by The Company. The Company uses the definition of fully vaccinated assigned by the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention for purposes of considering satisfaction of this requirement which is a condition of employment.

 


Your Role:
The Head of Material Handling and Warehouse Operations manages the production and functions involved in the Finished Goods Assembly & Material Handling work centers (Assembly, Boxing, Picking, Kitting – all 5 shifts) across the Danvers campus. The role optimizes production output based on equipment efficiency and capacity, materials supply, and staffing resources.  The role delivers volumes required to meet demand in the most efficient way to ensure quality and financial performance in a safe environment.   The role is a combination of warehouse and clean room environments, with an organization of 300+ and growing in a 24/7 shift model.

 

Who You Are:
Minimum Qualifications:

  • Overall 10+ years of experience in a warehouse or production leadership role
  • Bachelor’s degree in Operations Management, Engineering or equivalent discipline
     

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Lean and six sigma trained or certified
  • Experience managing organization of >50 people
  • Excellent communications and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to drive significant process and organization change and discipline

 

What we offer: With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!

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If you are a resident of a Connecticut or Colorado, you are eligible to receive additional information about the compensation and benefits, which we will provide upon request. You may contact 855 444 5678 from 8:00am to 5:30pm ET Monday through Friday, for assistance.

The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to their Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because they made a good faith report of discrimination.

 

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