Operator, Shipping & Receiving

Date: Oct 20, 2020

Location: Wartburg – Tennessee, US, 37887

Company: Heraeus

Operator, Shipping & Receiving
Heraeus Precious Metals
Location Wartburg – Tennessee
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.


The primary function of this role is to plan and the coordination of receiving customer material and preparing outbound shipments, in conjunction with the Logistics Supervisor, in order to meet the needs of the customer and the shipping/receiving department. Imagin


Your Role and Responsibilities: 

  • Identify all material received and assign to relevant Customer order number.
  • Ability to recognize & respond to breached containers.
  • Record incoming shipment data as specified in the procedures.
  • Maintain lot integrity as requested by customer.
  • Perform an array of functions that may include picking and filling orders from stock, packing and shipping orders, or managing, organizing and retrieving stock in the warehouse.
  • Loading, transporting, delivering, and unloading finished goods and raw materials to and from manufacturing plant in a safe, timely manner.
  • Prepare outbound shipment documentation as specified in the procedures
  • Assist in physical inventory checks and in trouble shooting inventory problems
  • Complete the daily calibration check record for all scales.
  • Inspecting vehicles for mechanical and safety issues and report problems to maintenance personnel
  • Lend every assistance to assure optimal Customer satisfaction, by maintaining open and accurate communications with the Sales & Production team personnel.

What is required for this role:

  • High school diploma, GED, or equivalent.
  • 1-3 years related experience is preferred.
  • Production experience is preferred.
  • Valid class A CDL along with HAZMAT endorsed, driver’s license.
  • Must be certified (DOT, IMDG, IATA)- On-site training & certification.
  • 40hr Hazwoper Certified- On-site Training & certification.
  • Must have a clean driving record and must pass a drug and alcohol test. 
  • The ability to obtain a Fork Truck License, Basic Hazardous Material Transportation Training, and Hazmat Response is preferred.

Nearest Major Market: Knoxville