Teva Canada

Packaging - Material Handler

CA-ON-Markham
2 weeks ago
Job ID
17-19920
# Positions
1
Category
Manufacturing/Warehouse - Production

Overview

Material Handler

(12 month contract)

Markham, ON

 

At Teva Canada, we believe that all Canadians deserve access to innovative and affordable medications. We develop, produce and market generic pharmaceuticals, from diabetic agents to antibiotics, from heart medications to cancer treatments. We’ve been part of Canadian healthcare since 1965, when we began operations as one of the country’s first generic pharmaceutical companies. Today, we employ over 1,500 Canadians. We invest in facilities in this country—creating generic and brand-name medications. And we’re proud to be part of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. Worldwide, Teva is the leader in generics, one of the top 10 pharmaceutical companies, active in 60 countries and a workplace of choice for 46,000 dedicated employees.

Responsibilities

Reporting to the Supervisor – Packaging, you will support Hood Road operations by ensuring materials are available.

 

Your responsibilities will include picking and staging raw material orders that are required for production and for other locations. You will also be responsible for stocking and re-stocking released raw materials from manufacturing and quarantine areas.

 

You will confirm raw material receipts to the warehouse and complete all warehouse transactions using the Oracle System.

 

As part of this role, you will be licensed to operate a forklift or other material handling equipment and you will be responsible for maintaining the forklift batteries, completing safety inspections and completing required documentation for operating the equipment. You will also be responsible for cleaning other related handling equipment as needed.

 

You will play a primary role in maintaining the cleanliness of the area and surrounding areas by ensuring waste is removed and properly disposed. This will include operating compactors and keeping the garbage room clean.

 

Finally, you will be a key member of the warehouse team and will partner with various groups to find efficiencies related to operations and practices including participating in process improvement projects, ensuring the quality of the finished product and performing other related duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Have completed a High School Diploma
  • Two (2) years of experience in a warehouse or packaging environment
  • Valid forklift license is an asset, or demonstrated material handling experience with capability to obtain license
  • Good knowledge of inventory control and order picking
  • Good knowledge of GMPs, SOPs, Oracle, Health & Safety procedures, including, OH&S Act & WHMIS
  • Strong mathematical skills

 

Teva is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace for all. If you are contacted for a job opportunity, please advise us of any accommodations needed to ensure a fair and equitable access throughout the recruitment and selection process. All accommodation information provided will be treated as confidential and used only for the purpose of providing an accessible candidate experience.

 

Please note that applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada. A Criminal Record Search may be required of the successful candidate. Should it be determined that any background information provided be inaccurate or incorrect, Teva reserves the right to discontinue consideration of your application.

 

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

We are motivated by a passion to make a difference.

 

www.tevamakesmedicines.ca | www.tevacanadainnovation.com |www.tevapharm.com | www.tevacanada.com

 

Think You Know Teva Video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_onneAgyDNI

We Make the Difference Video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PGmabmbqhsw

 

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