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Shipping/Receiving Coordinator (2nd Shift)

Social Circle, Georgia


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Shipping/Receiving Coordinator (2nd Shift)

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Job ID R0032303 Date posted 04/26/2021 Location Social Circle, Georgia

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Job Function and Description

Ambient Warehouse Operations:

  • Directs carrier drivers upon reporting. Assigns trailers scheduled to be unloaded or loaded at specific times through warehouse management systems.

  • Assists in resolving discrepancies between production and warehouse concerning inventory counts and other problems encountered.

  • Responsible for resolving any discrepancies between shipper’s packing list and quantities received before being entered into warehouse management system.

  • Prepares all documents and physical assignments necessary for shift to perform efficiently and productively on a daily basis.

  • Notifies logistics departments of equipment shortages or other related issues.

  • Complete bill of lading, packing list, seal assignemt, and bar code assignments for each order.

  • Cross trains and assists with back up clerks when necessary.

  • Complies with SOPs, GMPs, safety rules and regulations, and departmental procedures.

  • Provides leadership to enhance performance of department and take charge in the absence of the supervisor.

  • Process, stage, and put away inbound freight.

  • Replenish materials needed for all manufacturing areas.

  • Requires strong interpersonal and organization skills.

  • Proficient in warehouse management systems and pc environments.

  • Must be able to operate forklift and other material handling equipment.

  • Must be able to work independently without direct supervision.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Plasma Operations:

  • Supports all local Manufacturing Plasma Operations.

  • Receive physically and electronically plasma shipments.

  • Main responsibility is the Automated and Manual Disposition of plasma units based on the teardown schedule.

  • Help with the Staging of Disposition plasma to be delivered to production.

  • Segregate quationable plasma units found in any area of the +5°C area and -20°C area to be process as “On Hold” or “Quarantine” status.

  • Operate material handling equipment (such as forklifts and pallet-jack)

  • Complete relevant paperwork following GDP/GMP guidelines and operate in compliance with FDA, OSHA, and MSDS.

  • Participate on Continuous Improvement Teams.

  • Perform daily cleaning of the production area to maintain in GMP fashion.

  • Participate in both departmental projects and any quality working teams which may be applicable.

  • Responsible for keeping an updated record of training, including new revision on Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s) as well as any other training that is required for the department.

  • Must be able to work in controlled environments requiring special gowning. Will be required to follow gowning requirements and wear protective clothing over the head, face, hands, feet and body.

  • Will work in a cold environment.

  • Must be able to work multiple shifts, including weekends.

  • Basic computer skills.Must be able to work overtime as required.

  • May perform other duties as assigned.  

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USA - GA - Social Circle - Hwy 278

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