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Shipping Representative

San Diego, California

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Location San Diego, CaliforniaUS Job ID JR-031857

Job Summary

BioLegend develops world-class, cutting-edge antibodies and reagents for biomedical research, manufactured in our state-of-the-art facility in San Diego. Our mission is to accelerate research and discovery by providing the highest quality products at an outstanding value, along with superior customer service and technical support. Our product expertise covers a diverse set of research areas including Immunology, Neuroscience, Cancer, Stem cells, and Cell Biology.

BioLegend is looking for an energetic Shipping Representative to work in our dynamic, fast paced warehouse environment. This position is one of the most important in the company as shipping is the last check for quality and outstanding customer service prior to shipment. Because of BioLegend’s sustained explosive growth, expect to process thousands of orders every day with the support of an enthusiastic team with a “can do” attitude. This role’s focus should be on quality and efficiency.

Essential Functions

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Reports defective materials to Department Supervisor
  • Working with Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software to search multiple product locations within inventory.
  • Organize and manage consumable inventory
  • Occasionally handling blue ice with gloves
  • Process a high volume of orders for both international and domestic destinations
  • Communicate on a regular basis with customer service to ensure any last minute requirements are met and tracking information is sent
  • Work with a variety of postal carriers to include FEDEX, DHL, and KWE
  • Efficiently pack orders to balance both weight and volume
  • Dangerous Goods shipping
  • Support packaging team as need to pick and package orders
  • Meet performance targets
  • Support 5S activities throughout the warehouse
  • Report and/or solve posting issues with NAV.

iACT Competencies

  • innovate – Be better, keep improving, be more efficient, creative, and be in the forefront of development
  • Aspire – Have desire, purpose, and ambition challenging ourselves to push the limits and reach new heights
  • Collaborate – Foster teamwork, common goals, selflessness, communication and mutual support
  • Transform – Adapt, learn, re-invent and change for future development and growth

Minimum Qualifications Education and Experience

  • High School Diploma
  • Ability to ensure quality while fulfilling a high amount of orders with small parcel (FEDEX)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to multitask in a fast paced environment
  • 3 years of recent shipping experience with both international and domestic orders
  • 1-year experience with ISO 13485

Preferred Qualifications – Education and Experience

  • Recent experience in biotech setting
  • 6 months of maintaining shipping supplies
  • IATA/DOT certified dangerous goods handler

Condition of Employment

Concerns regarding COVID-19 continue as positive cases are experienced in the communities in which we operate. Please be aware that, as a condition of employment, BioLegend requires proof of COVID vaccination for all U.S.-based employees (subject to limited exceptions) beginning January 18, 2022.

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PerkinElmer is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, or veteran status or any other characteristics protected by applicable law. PerkinElmer is committed to a culturally diverse workforce.

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