Material Handler - Full Time
Posted on: July 29, 2020
Join our team of leaders to begin a rewarding career as a
Full-Time Material Handler!
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Our Distribution Center is looking for a dynamic and motivated
warehouse associate to join our team. ---This is a fantastic chance
to work for a company that has the rare mix of being a fun, yet
high-paced and professional work environment. We currently have the
following shift available to add to our team:
- $16.82 hourly to start with regular pay increases- rate reaches
$18.54 in 18 months
McKesson is seeking a dynamic and engaging individual to fill our
role of "Material Handler" in our newly built distribution center
(DC) located in the Lehigh Valley (LHV) region of Pennsylvania.
The LHV DC is the newest and the largest DC in the McKesson
Medical-Surgical network, boosting a footprint of 508,000 sq. ft.
with future capacity to expand to 600,000 sq. ft. Our warehouse
team will consist of 250+ team members to support the business.
If you are passionate about inspiring, motivating and assisting our
team, this opportunity could further enhance our journey and we
want to hear from you. Day to day we will be servicing our
customers in receiving the medical supplies need to improve their
quality of life. From day one, you will be able to create a
positive culture for the entire DC, that reinforces our McKesson
Our new DC will deliver top-notch service to our customers while
also achieving performance standards and metrics as our daily goal.
Features within the DC will be automated induction, workflow
management, pick to light, and automated storage retrieval systems
that will facilitate meeting those goals. You will have the tools,
resources, and support of our team. We need you to become
The Lehigh Valley area consists of a metroplex of 3 cities
(Bethlehem, Allentown, and Easton). This metroplex is located 1
hour north of Philadelphia and 1.5 hours to both the New Jersey
shore and New York City. The area has a balanced and diversified
economy across unique settings, from rural to urban environments
and everything in between.
The following website shares many of the benefits of living and
working in this region:
https://visitpa.com/regions/lehigh-valley The LHV DC is located in
If we peaked your interest in learning more about the McKesson and
LHV DC, please to apply for the future. We look forward to hearing
Key responsibilities and Skill Requirements:
- Ability to successfully perform all positions in the warehouse
within LMS and Company standards in a fast paced environment. Areas
include inventory, receiving, picking, packing, quality control,
sorting, loading, and replenishment functions.
- Ability to utilize RF scanning equipment to maintain accurate
records of shipped merchandise, as well as attention to detail in
order to examine, stock and distribute materials.
- Ability to work various shifts based on staffing or DC business
- Ability to operate Power Industrial Equipment is a plus (i.e.,
Order Pick, Stand-up Forklift, Reach Truck, Walkie Rider.) There
will be positions available that are "not" equipment oriented.
- The position includes standing, sitting, and walking in a
- Must be a high energy, motivated individual who promotes a
positive team environment
- Passion and commitment to the success of our team
Things to enjoy:
- Fortune 500 company
- Excellent benefits
- Climate controlled building
- Working for the a leading healthcare distribution company
focused on distributing medical and surgical supplies to more than
50% of American hospitals, clinics, pharmacies, and other
- HS Diploma or Equivalent
- Warehouse Experience a plus
- The position includes standing, sitting, and walking in a
- Ability to perform lifting up to 50 lbs.
- Must be willing to work various hours in a 24/7 warehouse
Benefits & Company Statement:
McKesson believes superior performance - individual and team - that
helps us drive innovations and solutions to promote better health
should be recognized and rewarded. We provide a competitive
compensation program to attract, retain and motivate a
high-performance workforce, and it's flexible enough to meet the
different needs of our diverse employee population.
When you join McKesson, you become a part of something special. You
also get access to a wide variety of benefits; take a look at our
Here are a few employee perks:
- We offer a competitive starting wage along with a competitive
career progression program
- We offer 16 PTO days to all eligible employees along with paid
- Our customized medical, dental and vision packages are created
to fit you and your family's needs
- Earn health insurance and gym membership rebates through our
- Invest in your future through our generous 401(k) Retirement
Savings Program and Employee Stock Purchase Plan
- Take advantage of our Tuition Reimbursement Program to offset
continued education costs
- Put your family first by taking advantage of our children of
McKesson Employee's Scholarship Program
- Provide you tools to advance in your career.
- Utilize the Employee Assistance Program for help with legal,
financial and mental health matters
- Help create a healthier world through our volunteer and
We are in the business of better health and we touch the lives of
patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. We partner with
payers, hospitals, physician offices, pharmacies, pharmaceutical
companies and others across the spectrum of care to build healthier
organizations that deliver better care to patients in every
But we can't do it without you. Every single McKesson employee
contributes to our mission-whatever your title, whatever your role,
you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of
people all over the globe. Talented, compassionate people are the
future of our company-and of healthcare. At McKesson, you'll
collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out
our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here
is your opportunity to shape an industry that's vital to us
McKesson is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer -
minorities/females/veterans/persons with disabilities.
Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration
for employment based upon criminal history.
No agencies please.
McKesson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or
protected Veteran status.Qualified applicants will not be
disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal
McKesson is committed to being an Equal Employment Opportunity
Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers including job
seekers with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation
to assist with your job search or application for employment,
please contact us by sending an email to
McKessonTalentAquisition@McKesson.com . Resumes or CVs submitted to
this email box will not be accepted.
Current employees must apply through the internal career site.
Join us at McKesson!
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