Catalent Pharma Solutions Distribution Associate II in Kansas City, Missouri

Job Description

Position Overview:

Catalent is a leading provider of advanced technologies and outsourced services for the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and consumer health industry. Catalent develops, manufactures, packages and distributes pharmaceutical and other products for customers in nearly 100 countries. https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=1&v=65rz3LwTPX8

Job Title

Distribution Associate II

Position Summary

Catalent’s facility in Kansas City provides a range of fully integrated support services from, formulation development and analytical testing, to clinical and commercial scale manufacturing and packaging for a variety of oral dose forms. It is the Center of Excellence for Accelerated Development Programs and Roller Compaction continuous manufacturing and provides end-to-end drug development solutions to help customer’s accelerate their drug development.

In coordination with Operations and Supply Chain, the Distribution Associate II will accurately inspect, receive, manage, and ship inventory for commercial and clinical operations. Work toward becoming the SME for Storage and Distribution. Provide support to the material management groups and quality assurance.

The Role (daily responsibilities)

  • Unload delivery trucks and verify the correct goods and quantities have been received against packing list Receive product into inventory

  • Transfer material throughout the on-site facility, between business units, and off-site third party storage vendors using Catalent provided vehicles.

  • Process domestic and international shipments and upload to client folders for internal client access.

  • Assist in Dangerous Goods shipments.

  • Assist in receipt and inventory investigations.

  • Process receipts in JDE software.

  • Works with production teams to ensure that goals are being met.

  • Advanced focus on driving productivity improvements through 5S, Lean and other process improvement tools, while maintaining high quality standards

  • Drives reductions in unplanned deviations and focuses on improving first pass quality

  • Ensures that areas of control are processing under GMP conditions and applicable SOP’s are being strictly followed

  • Works collectively Quality Assurance, Operations, Supply Chain and other necessary areas to ensure timelines are met and results achieved

  • Upkeep and continuous training of require SOPs.

The Candidate (requirements)

  • Dangerous Goods training/certification.

  • IATA training/certification.

  • Controlled drug experience.

  • Communicates clearly with internal and external clients, both verbal and written.

  • Listens carefully to others and responds appropriately

  • Cooperates with co-workers, team player.

  • Demonstrates flexibility in organizing work and priorities

  • Good organizational skills relating to management of associates daily activities.

  • Good problem solving skills and decision making skills to identify and solve work related issues.

  • The minimum level of total work-related experience required to perform the job’s responsibility is 2 years of distribution and shipping experience (or applicable experience in a distribution environment)

PLUS: Catalent’s standard leadership competencies that are used to interview and for Performance & Development:

  • Leads with Integrity and Respect

  • Delivers Results

  • Demonstrates Business Acumen

  • Fosters Collaboration and Teamwork

  • Champions Change

  • Engages and Inspires

  • Coaches and Develops

Physical Requirements:

  • Drum weight <10kg. (Empty) to 150kg (max. full weight) multiple times per shift.

  • Lifting boxes and/or containers up to 50 lbs. (27.2 kg) from waist to chest height.

  • Loading product of various amounts of completion to counters and quality control devices.

  • Overhead lift and reach (≤15 lbs.).

  • Handling of finished product.

  • Manipulation of drums to and from 6-inch pallets (up to 80 lbs. of force).

  • Cleaning of area and equipment.

  • Overhead reach, squatting, kneeling, and forward bending.

  • Operating safely in a dynamic environment which includes mobile and fixed equipment and changing conditions while completing job tasks that range from simple to complex and/or multi-tasking

Catalent offers rewarding opportunities to further your career! Join the global drug development and delivery leader and help us bring over 7,000 life-saving and life-enhancing products to patients around the world. Catalent is an exciting and growing international company where employees work directly with pharma, biopharma and consumer health companies of all sizes to advance new medicines from early development to clinical trials and to the market. Catalent produces more than 70 billion doses per year, and each one will be used by someone who is counting on us. Join us in making a difference.

Catalent. More products. Better treatments. Reliably supplied. ™Visit www.catalent.com/careers to explore career opportunities.

Catalent is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity. If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, you may submit your request by sending an email, and confirming your request for an accommodation and include the job number, title and location to DisabilityAccommodations@catalent.com. This option is reserved for individuals who require accommodation due to a disability. Information received will be processed by a U.S. Catalent employee and then routed to a local recruiter who will provide assistance to ensure appropriate consideration in the application or hiring process.

Notice to Agency and Search Firm Representatives: Catalent Pharma Solutions (Catalent) is not accepting unsolicited resumes from agencies and/or search firms for this job posting. Resumes submitted to any Catalent employee by a third party agency and/or search firm without a valid written & signed search agreement, will become the sole property of Catalent. No fee will be paid if a candidate is hired for this position as a result of an unsolicited agency or search firm referral. Thank you.

Catalent = Catalyst + Talent

Your talents, ideas, and passion are essential to our mission: to develop, manufacture, and supply products that help people live better, healthier lives. Join us!

Grow with us. Be challenged. Make a personal impact.

Catalent is the perfect place to grow your career if…

  • You enjoy the fast pace of a start-up, but want the opportunities and stability of a growing, publicly traded company (Listed on NYSE: CTLT).

  • You want meaningful work. From cough treatments to cancer-fighting drugs, biologics, and vitamins, we help develop, launch, and supply over 200 new products each year – more than any branded drug maker in the world!

  • You want to plant your career in a growing company. Over the last five years, Catalent has re-invested more than $2 billion back into the company and its people.

  • You are excited about learning, collaborating, and growing alongside a global diverse team. Our team of more than 11,000 comes to work every day ready to overcome new challenges with teamwork, advanced technologies, and a passion to deliver by putting patients first.

  • You want to make a global impact! From North America to Europe, Asia to Latin America, we have innovative science and manufacturing teams who are looking for YOU!

  • See how our teams are making a difference, while growing their careers and fulfilling our mission by putting patients first every day here

Catalent is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, you may submit your request by sending an email along with the job number and title to Jobs@catalent.com. This option is reserved for individuals who require accommodation due to a disability. Information received will be routed to a recruiter who will provide assistance to ensure appropriate consideration in the application or hiring process.