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Warehouse Coordinator

Round Lake, Illinois


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Warehouse Coordinator

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Job ID SR0051671 Date posted 07/31/2020 Location Round Lake, Illinois

The  Round Lake Warehouse Coordinator performs schedule activities for Shipping, Destruction, Inventory Management in strict compliance with GMP, EHS and Takeda Quality System. 

This position is a floor-based position in the Warehouse; to perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily:

  • Receives and fills orders and performs order status inquiry for all completed orders.  Adjusts orders as necessary when damages or shortages occur.
  • Fills and prepares inventory for transportation and monitors progress throughout shift to assure efficient completion of duties.
  • Performs physical counts, cycle counts, and periodic inventory verification.
  • Assist transportation function by directing carrier drivers on empty trailer dropping and load pick-up processes.
  • Complete bill of lading, packing list, seal assignment, and bar code assignments for each order.
  • Cross trains and assists with other departments when necessary.
  • Complies with SOPs, GMPs, safety rules and regulations, and departmental procedures.
  • Assist Warehouse Supervisor in obtaining maximum efficiency and productivity in warehouse operations.
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office programs and comfortable with using a computer.
  • Perform removal of hazardous waste
  • Other duties as necessary.

% of Time Job Function and Description

30 Outbound (Domestic, International, Destruction)

30 Inventory Management (Cycle Count, System work)      

30 Inbound (Receiving, Stowing)

10 General Logistics activities (Meetings, improvement activies, etc.)

Education and Experience:

  • More than 2 years of experience in Warehouse operations with strong preference for experience in a GMP or similarly regulated business environment
  • Must have uncompromising dedication to quality
  • Must have respect for individuals and the diverse contributions of all
  • Must be able to work independently and be self-motivated
  • Must have demonstrated team-oriented, process-oriented, and solution-oriented skills
  • Strong leadership, communication, coaching and emotional intelligence skills
  • Good computer skills in Microsoft Office suite and Excel
  • General ERP/JDE knowledge
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced environment in which priorities may rapidly change
  • Must be able to carry up to 25 lbs., lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to push/pull > 100 lbs. (with the assistance of material handling equipment). Must be able to stand for extended periods of time over an entire 8- or 12-hour shift.
  • May require bending, twisting, reaching overhead, and/or squatting motions to perform certain tasks.
  • Must be able to work in a cold storage environment
  • Must be able to work overtime as required.

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Shire, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Takeda, is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse workforce. Shire, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Takeda, will not discriminate against any worker or job applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, ancestry, age, sexual orientation, marital or civil partnership status, pregnancy, gender reassignment, non-job related mental or physical disability, genetic information, veteran status, military service, application for military service, or membership in any other category protected under law.

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