McKesson Material Handler - On Call in Ontario, Canada

McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. At McKesson Canada, we touch the lives of 12 million Canadians every day. We carry more than 35,000 products in 17 distribution centers and ultimately provide distribution to 6,300 retail pharmacies, 1,350 hospitals, long-term care centers, clinics and institutions all over Canada. But we're so much more than a distribution company. We've automated 2,500 retail pharmacies and dispense over 100 million doses a year through our automation solutions. Manufacturers, healthcare providers and patients count on us for a full range of services that contribute to the quality and safety of care for us all.

At McKesson Canada, you’ll 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 all.

Job Summary

As directed by the Shift Supervisor, this position is responsible for accurately picking, packing, loading and shipping products to customer and replenishing inventory stock as established by policies and procedures. This is a temporary/on call position. Shifts will be either afternoons or nights on Sundays.

Section A – Specific Responsibilities

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for accurate unit pick and case pick by Manual RF picking and/or Goods to Person picking

  • Perform A-Frame automation system product replenishment

  • Responsible for Goods In procedure to ensure accurate inventory levels

  • Perform order audits for quality assurance

  • Ensure product orders are reviewed and error corrections are completed

  • Perform all tasks within the scope of all applicable Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) related to the job function

  • Perform any housekeeping duties as required

  • Other duties as directed by the Supervisor(s)

Section B – Main Responsibilities

  • Ensure that company policies and procedures are respected

  • Communicate with supervisors and Regulatory Officer any deviations that occur concerning established procedures and opportunities for improvements

  • Ensure that work areas are kept safe, organized and clean

  • Follow company policies and procedures, including Health and Safety policies

  • Operate power lifting equipment in a safe and responsible manner

Section C – Key Requirements

  • High school diploma or GED is an asset

  • Clear CPIC (Canadian Police Information Center) check

  • Ability to lift/move up to 40 pounds independently and great weights in a team-lift environment

  • Physical requirements include: lifting, carrying, bending, stretching, and standing for long periods of time

  • Experience in a distribution center/warehouse/manufacturing environment is an asset

  • Basic math and reading skills and a high standard for attention to detail and accuracy

  • Proven ability to be a team player and work in a team environment

  • Strong focus of Customer Service and commitment to customer satisfaction

  • Ability to challenge processes and seek out process improvements or creative ways of safely and accurately completing tasks

  • Must be familiar with, and able to work with, computers and automation

  • Current forklift certification and/or ability to become certified within a 30 day period on forklift, reach truck, order picker, or other power industrial equipment

  • Reliable and punctual and willing to work various shifts

  • Exhibit flexibility/adaptability

  • Behaviours aligned with McKesson Canada ICARE principles and values.

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.

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 setting.

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 all.

Agency Statement

No agencies please.

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Job: Distribution Operations

Organization: McKesson Canada

Title: Material Handler - On Call

Location: Canada-Ontario-Trenton

Requisition ID: 18005017