Material Handler

Job Description

Epocal, part of Siemens Healthineers, is a leading manufacturer of a clinical Point Of Care (POC) diagnostic product. The epoc© Blood Analysis System is healthcare’s first cost-effective POC testing solution to leverage Smartcard Technology and wireless communication to provide caregivers with real-time, lab-quality blood gas, electrolyte, and metabolite results at the patient bedside. This system is now a well-established tool of the medical profession available worldwide. Epocal is committed to delivering high-quality products and services that patients and providers can rely on for consistently accurate and actionable information. We deploy unique innovative technologies that not only transform diagnostic products, but also expand into new platforms and solutions with proven health and economic outcomes.

Epocal was acquired by Siemens Healthineers in October 2017. As a leading global healthcare company, we at Siemens Healthineers develop innovations that support better patient outcomes with greater efficiencies, giving providers the confidence, they need to meet the clinical, operational, and financial challenges of a changing healthcare landscape. As a leader in medical imaging, laboratory diagnostics, and healthcare information technology, we have a keen understanding of the entire patient care continuum – from prevention and early detection to diagnosis and treatment.

For more than 100 years, Siemens Healthineers in Canada has helped healthcare providers achieve their goal of improving outcomes while reducing costs. From the Atlantic to Pacific oceans, more than 450 employees in Canada work together to deliver solutions for healthcare providers, resulting in 70% of medical decisions being influenced by the technologies we provide.

More information is available at: www.siemens-healthineers.ca

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Receipt of materials and other goods and recording in ERP-System (SAP)
  • Stocking and putting away materials
  • Pulling of materials from warehouse shelves
  • Packing of outbound shipments
  • Paperwork preparation and transaction recording for outbound shipments
  • Stocking of Kanban bins
  • Transfer of materials in warehouse area
  • Recording of all inventory transaction in ERP-system
  • Cycle counts of materials

Note: Duties are not limited to those listed above. Additional duties may be assigned as required. However, reasonable accommodations will be made if all possible under business conditions.

Key Contacts

  • Directly reporting to Sr. Manager, Materials
Job Demands
  • Physical movement of parts, using small transportation equipment.
  • Forklift training will be provided, if required
  • Physical:
    • Must be able to lift up to 30 lbs.
    • Able to walk extended distances each day.

Skills & Qualifications (Education and Experience)

  • High school diploma required, some post-secondary education considered an asset and/or an equivalent combination of education and technical experience acceptable to Epocal.
  • Minimal experience with integrated ERP-systems (SAP preferred, Oracle/JDE or other acceptable)
  • Some knowledge of Microsoft Excel.
  • Flexibility with hours, especially working on weekends is required.

Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: EPOCAL INC.

Experience Level: Early Professional

Job Type: Full-Time temporary



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