Teva Pharmaceuticals USA is the leading global generic pharmaceutical company employing 26,000 people worldwide. The company's aggressive growth strategy has positioned Teva as a top 20 global pharmaceutical company with plans to be Top 10 in the coming years. Teva is the largest manufacturer and distributor of pharmaceuticals in the world.
Teva has a Material Handler Lead position available at our Gurnee, IL location. We are looking for candidates with a strong working knowledge of loading trucks and processing shipping paperwork in a fast paced and ever changing environment.
This position is 1st shift (M-F 8:30AM - 5PM).
Summary: Under close supervision, assists the Supervisor by delegating tasks to other employees to facilitate a consistent workflow and ensure tasks are prioritized accordingly.
Essential Job Functions: This is not intended as a comprehensive list; it is intended to provide a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities. Incumbent(s) may not be required to perform all duties listed, and may be required to perform additional, position-specific tasks.
Minimum Qualifications: High School diploma or equivalent, and minimum of six (6) or more years experience, preferably in pharmaceuticals, cosmetics or food industry; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Preferred experience in Manhatten Warehouse Management Software.
Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Incumbents in this class are subject to extended periods of sitting, standing, walking, pushing and pulling, stooping and crouching, climbing and walking, twisting of upper body and neck, vision to monitor, lifting of equipment or materials weighing up to +50 pounds. Contact with electrical equipment such as forklifts on a daily basis. Must be able to withstand heights of +30 feet while traveling in a swing reach forklift. Contact with fluctuating changes in temperature several times a month. Hearing / listening along with verbal communication required on a daily basis.
Required Knowledge and Skills:
. Skill in:
Excellent communication skills and the ability to motivate others.