• Material Handler II

    Job Location(s) US-WI-Madison
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    Covance is seeking a FT Material Handler-II - Shipping, at the Madison, WI facility. This is a 1st Shift 40HR role, paid hourly.

    The Material Handler II is responsible for performing a variety of duties related to receiving, distributing, storing, dispensing, inventory control and/or shipping in a safe and efficient manner, following Purchase order, P-Card or other internal instructions and applicable state and federal regulations.

    Loads and unloads freight in a safe manner. Operates any material handling equipment safely and efficiently. Makes certain all equipment needed for handling and moving of goods is available and in safe working condition
    • Verify contents of material received under purchase orders.
    • Report shortages, damages, and incorrect shipments on appropriate forms and to designated personnel.
    • Using internal computer systems, enter purchase order, sample, and/or inventory receipts, perform inquiries and print appropriate paperwork. Prepare logs for P-Card, Internet order and Freight receipts. Enter requisitions for select items based on inventory.
    • Deliver materials or samples to proper locations.
    • Ensure proper rotation and organization of stock and participate in physical inventories. Trace problems related to discrepancies and work with Buyer/RCP’s to resolve.


    • Level of education required: High School diploma or GED 
    • Professional certifications: receive and maintain DOT/IATA training certification.


    • Years of experience in the job discipline: 1-3 years of experience.

    Previous experience operating material handling equipment is beneficial


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