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Logistics Specialist
Ref No.: 21-06845
Location: Vacaville, California
Pay Rate : $ 22.88 /Hour
Join a global biotechnology company known for exceptional science and pioneering medical breakthroughs. Through groundbreaking discoveries and developments, they produce treatment for serious and life-threatening diseases.

Title:Logistics Specialist
Location of Assignment: Vacaville, CA
Contract Length: 12 months (W2), potential for extension/conversion pending
Hourly Pay: $23.04 
Benefits Offered: Medical, Dental, Vision
Shift: M-F, 9-5pm

Driver's License Required.

Organization has mandated COVID-19 vaccination for their workforce, effective October 1st, 2021. All external personnel providing services are required to comply with this requirement.

Logistics Specialists are responsible for the execution of material logistics in a cGMP environment. This includes hazardous raw material receiving, sampling, storage, mixing, and issuance. Additional responsibilities include performing data entry into various databases and ensuring department compliance with policies and procedures.

Logistics Specialists perform the following activities in predominately a warehouse environment:
  • Using manual labor, motorized and manual pallet jacks, and forklifts; unload delivery trucks, move and store material.
  • Strictly complying with procedures; perform aseptic and general sampling of raw materials.
  • Perform physical counts of material.
  • Compute quantities and unit of measure conversions.
  • Verify manufacturer and  labels and other documentation against material.
  • Access various databases and input data with a high level of accuracy.
  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment.
  • Accurately pull and issue material in support of Manufacturing, Quality, and R&D needs.
  • Perform environmental checks, record creation, record collection, and record storage.
  • Using various levels of Personal Protection Equipment (PPE), prepare, apply, and dispense various cleaning solutions.
  • In a clean-room environment, wearing PPE and using various measuring devices: carefully follow recipes in combining and/or dispensing hazardous raw materials.
  • Perform department related project activity that may include investigating, analyzing, formulating possible solutions, documenting processes, and communicating results.
  • Ability to follow detailed verbal and written instruction.
  • Thorough understanding of metric system and good basic mathematical skills.
  • Ability to repeatedly lift 40 lbs.
  • Proficiency with PC desktop applications and business operations software system.
  • Ability to work in a highly cooperative team environment.
  • Flexibility in duty assignment and ability to work over-time as required.
  • Strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Valid California drivers license with good driving record.
  • Requires forklift experience.

BA or BS with concentration in Life or Physical sciences preferred. (May substitute with extensive inventory management or Bio/Pharma industry experience.)