Team Member, Warehouse - 2nd Shift - 26975BR - EN in Houston, TX at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 2/14/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Responsible for distribution of products/services for our representatives and customers to include: order entry, picking, shipping, tracking and usage. Additional accountabilities include: processing incoming orders for materials, merchandise, or services. Duties include informing customers of receipt, shipping, and delays; handling urgent requests and ensuring shipments are complete for delivery and processing returns. Responsible for accurate inventory tracking and record keeping, warehouse inventory cycle counting and optimizing inventory utilization.
  • Inspect products or materials for damage, defects, or shortages.
  • Check inventory records to determine availability of requested products.
  • Compile and inspect incoming/outgoing kits for compliance with specifications and usage.
  • Clean and maintain supplies, tools, equipment, and storage areas in order to ensure compliance with safety regulations.
  • Examine and inspect stock items for wear or defects, reporting any damage to supervisors.
  • Coordinate Drivers and routes - shipments, etc.
  • Assess product delivery choices.
  • Implement and support Quality initiatives throughout branch.
  • Use computers to enter, access or retrieve data.
  • Maintain account records, reporting and filing.
  • Process orders for products.
  • Confer with distribution, sales, shipping, warehouse, or common carrier personnel in order to expedite or trace deliveries.
  • Investigate customer complaints.
  • Track service levels and problem solve any discrepancies.
  • Participate in on-call rotation schedule.
  • Manage inventories by tracking inventory records reflecting product movement, notifying departments when supplies of specific items are low, or when orders would deplete available supplies.
  • Work with internal resources for alternative product obtainment (e.g. loaner bank, other warehouses, consignments).
  • Cycle count activities.
  • Set up and organize the warehouse for incoming and outgoing surgery shipments.
  • Organize, retrieve or place goods from/into stock received via multiple sources.
  • Keep records on the use and/or damage of stock or stock handling equipment, inventory for expiration dates, etc.

Job Requirements

  • Valid Driver’s license with good driving record.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of principles and methods for product or order fulfillment. This includes situational needs assessment, product usage, and inventory control systems and processes.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of mathematics and their applications.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar.
  • 1+ year Warehouse/Inventory Control experience in a demanding, fast-paced environment.
  • Demonstrated phone skills; ability to maintain composure in stressful situations.
  • Demonstrated written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated computer skills (e.g. Outlook, Excel, Access, ERP, and Word).
  • Must have the ability to work flexible hours, as needed to support the business needs, including weekend and evening call as needed.
  • Must be able and willing to work successfully in a team environment.
  • Must have the ability to lift, push, pull and carry up to 50 lbs.
  • High School diploma; prefer Associate’s Degree or equivalent work experience