Material Handler Job in Mississauga for Thermo Fisher Scientific |

Material Handler

June 16 2021
Industries Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology
Categories General Labor, Warehouse, Trades, Technicians, Construction
Mississauga, ON

Material Handler

How will you make an impact?

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. is the world leader in serving science, with annual revenue exceeding $25 billion. Our Mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Whether our customers are accelerating life sciences research, solving complex analytical challenges, improving patient diagnostics and therapies or increasing productivity in their laboratories, we are here to support them. Our global team of more than 75,000 colleagues delivers an unrivalled combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and pharmaceutical services through our industry-leading brands, including Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific, Unity Lab Services and Patheon. For more information, please visit

What will you do?

Responsible for the material handling of inventory and other materials to support Packaging, Processing and shipping master production schedules, and maintains an orderly and Good Manufacturing Practices compliant warehouse.


  • Prints pick lists for Processing/Packaging and stages required materials accordingly.
  • Material handling, storage, and re-location of returns, quarantine, released and rejected material updates SAP.
  • Assists in the preparation and assembly of the finished products and other materials for shipments.
  • Man's Packaging/Processing airlocks.
  • Moves materials from the receiving area to the appropriate storage areas of the warehouse.
  • Prepares and assembles waste and MDRs for pick up.
  • Sorts and delivers non-inventory courier shipments and supplies to other departments within Patheon.
  • Offloads receipts, loads waste, and client shipments
  • Backup support for Shipper and Receiver (quarantines sticker incoming receipts, wipes down drums)
  • In this role, it is essential to perform shift work.
  • Other duties as required

How will you get there?


  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum 2 years of warehouse experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Forklift certification would be an asset
  • Ability to multi-task, meet tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong accuracy and attention to detail
  • Must be able to work with limited supervision.
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs and manoeuvre up to 80lbs.
  • Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills.
  • Proficiency with the English language.

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 75,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

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