Logistics Specialist / Material Handler

Date: Jan 13, 2021

Location: Conshohocken - Pennsylvania, US, 19428

Company: Heraeus

Logistics Specialist / Material Handler
Location Conshohocken - Pennsylvania
Full Time

Imagine a job where you will have the opportunity to do exciting and challenging work, while collaborating with extraordinary colleagues. A company that invests in you and your career, providing the training, mentoring, development and support you need to be successful now and in the future. If you want a career without limits with a market-leading family-owned, global company where you can make an impact, then imagine an opportunity at Heraeus. Every day, our worldwide team of approximately 14,900 employees are bringing forward new ideas and solutions that are impacting and transforming everything from healthcare to renewable energy to e-mobility to high-tech and telecommunications.




As an employer, we offer open space - For Designers. For Forward Thinkers. For Doers. Innovation has been the secret of our sustained business success for 165 years, and you can have the opportunity to apply your knowledge to help us write that next chapter of success.


Here are just a few of the things you will get to do:


  • Move materials by hand or using carts, hand trucks, pallet jacks, and other equipment in a safe and efficient manner
  • Receive incoming materials ensuring the material matches the description and weight
  • Maintain department organization by classification and status such as incoming or outgoing materials
  • Prepare outgoing shipments with the appropriate packaging and perform sign-off according to policy
  • Perform cycle counting and verification of weights for inventory management
  • Communicate as needed with trading regarding incoming and outgoing materials ensuring accurate entry into SAP system
  • Maintain organization and cleanliness of working area. Ensure calibration of scales for accurate weighing of materials.





We are looking for people who are not just open to new ideas, but want to bring fresh thinking, energy and a creative perspective to their work. Some of the traits and qualifications the ideal candidate would possess include:


  • A minimum of a HS Diploma or equivalent is required. Previous experience in a warehouse or related position is preferred.
  • A proven attention to detail, organizational skills, teamwork skills, the ability to multi-task, and the ability to drive a forklift are required. 
  • Ability to lift 75 pounds.
  • Basic computer skills are required.
  • Proficiency in MS Excel is required. 
  • Experience using SAP preferred.

Nearest Major Market: Philadelphia