Posted to MedZilla on 9/19/2018

Takeda Pharmaceuticals

US-MN, Warehouse Associate I R0003128-MZ


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Job Description

Are you looking for a patient-focused company that will inspire you and support your career? If so, be empowered to take charge of your future at Takeda. Join us as a Warehouse Associate I in our Brooklyn Park, Minnesota office.

Here, everyone matters and you will be a vital contributor to our inspiring, bold mission. As a Warehouse Associate I working on the Supply Chain team, you will be empowered to follow site SOPs and ensure that cGMP warehouse activities are completed accurately, and a typical day will include:


  • Hours will be 10am - 6:30pm, Monday-Friday

  • Responsible for a variety of warehouse duties, including shipping and receiving, unloading and loading trucks, fulfilling material requests, and keeping warehouse stocked.
  • This position requires that cGMP warehouse activities are completed accurately and on time while following all on site SOPs
  • This position will assist in monitoring the inventory levels and reordering process for alternate locations within the plant and distribute materials.
  • Assist in loading and unloading trucks and maintain an orderly work area.
  • Conduct operations safely and in compliance with Federal Drug Administration, Occupational Safety and Health Administration, Department of Transportation and Material Safety Data Sheets standards and company Standard Operating Procedures.
  • Compile records of amount, type and value of material or stock on hand.
  • Identify and resolve discrepancies in inventories.
  • Compile information on receipt or disbursement of inventories and compute inventory balances.
  • Communicate with internal and external customers.
  • Resolve routine questions and problems.
  • Handle hazardous materials.


  • High school diploma or equivalent required with at least 1 year of warehouse experience.
  • English speaking/reading/writing and do basic mathematical computations.
  • Previous experience in warehouse operations preferred.
  • Manage multiple priorities in a warehouse setting.
  • Ablity to operate forklift and other material handling equipment.
  • Current Forklift certification or ability to obtain required.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook. ERP system knowledge - SAP preferred.


  • In general, the position requires a combination of sedentary work and walking around the cGMP manufacturing facility.
  • Must be physically capable of climbing, kneeling, stooping and frequent lifting of 16-30 lbs. Up and down to head and chest level. Occasionally will lift 50 lbs.
  • May occasionally work in a clean room environment and wear special garments and personal protective equipment (e.g. safety shoes, safety glasses, ear plugs) due to safety requirements in specific areas.


  • 401(k) with company match and Annual Retirement Contribution Plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Company match of charitable contributions
  • Health & Wellness programs including onsite flu shots and health screenings
  • Generous time off for vacation and the option to purchase additional vacation days
  • Community Outreach Programs

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