Danaher Corporation Associate Technician Shipping / Receiving & Distribution - Sacramento, CA. in Sacramento, California

Danaher Company Description

Beckman Coulter develops, manufactures and markets products that simplify, automate and innovate complex biomedical testing. Our diagnostic systems, found in hospitals and other critical care settings around the world, produce information used by physicians to diagnose disease, make treatment decisions and monitor patients. Scientists use our life science research instruments to study complex biological problems including causes of disease and potential new therapies or drugs. More than 275,000 Beckman Coulter systems operate in both diagnostics and life sciences laboratories on all seven continents. For 80 years, our products have been making a difference in peoples’ lives by improving the productivity of medical professionals and scientists, supplying critical information for improving patient health and reducing the cost of care.

Beckman Coulter offers a broad array of comprehensive, competitive benefit programs that add value to associates' and their families' lives. Whether it's a health care program or paid time off, our programs contribute to life beyond the job. Check out our benefits. We think you'll like what you see.

If you believe your education and experience are in line with the position description and qualifications referred to above, and are motivated, energetic, and looking for a new and exciting opportunity, please submit your resume online at the URL below or atwww.beckmancoulter.com.

Beckman Coulter is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Microbiology Diagnostics is a growing market due to the increasing need for rapid testing to combat antibiotic resistance. Increasing demand for automation, and new disruptive technologies such as mass spectrometry are helping laboratories meet this challenge. The Microbiology MicroScan business unit, located in West Sacramento, CA. is focused on continued delivery of high quality results through our MicroScan portfolio that delivers highly accurate bacterial identification and antibiotic susceptibility testing.


We have a current job opportunity for an Associate Technician Shipping/Receiving & Distribution located in our Sacramento, CA facility.

Hours: 6:00 AM – 2:30 PM

Position Overview:

Responsible for the incoming and outgoing of materials, reagents, instruments or equipment to meet customer expectations which involve receiving, shipping, and inventory/material control. Perform manual and/or clerical duties that may utilize various systems / WMS involved in receipt or preparation of materials for shipment. Perform a wide variety of planning, scheduling, coordinating and reporting tasks in support of the manufacturing workflow. Coordinates and monitors workflow, assisting in scheduling and prioritizing activities in assigned distribution area. Maintain compliance with relevant local, country and international guidelines. May have additional responsibilities for fulfillment administration and processes.


  • Perform basic material handling activities: unloading trucks, receiving parts, in MRP system, material movements, order fulfillment, cycle counts and inventory error investigation.
  • Pulls, packs and ships orders based on invoices
  • Audits and Reconciliation
  • Perform MRP system transactions pertaining to material control requirements.
  • Perform put- a- ways of inventory from vendor as well as manufacturing.
  • Analyze and recommend solutions to material control problems.
  • Utilize power lifting equipment: pallet jack, forklift, stand-up, etc.
  • Maintain a clean and safe work environment, have sufficient knowledge of all equipment used by department and any safety requirements during its operation.
  • Maintains clean work area.

Physical Demands:

  • Attention to detail critical to ensure accuracy and completion of objectives
  • Regular interaction with people, team-player
  • Fast pace of work which requires multi-tasking and ability to work under pressure
  • Repetitive motion: reaching, grasping, pushing, pulling, carrying
  • Regularly lift/move up to 20 pounds, frequently lift/move up to 35 lbs. occasionally: 50 lbs.
  • Ability to climb ladders/stairs, balance, stand/walk on concrete floor for extended periods
  • Work in a refrigerator and freezer for 1-3 hours per day
  • Bending, twisting, kneeling, crouching


Required Qualifications:

  • High school diploma
  • 0-2 years’ experience in a Shipping/Receiving & Distribution role

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Specialized warehouse training
  • Forklift certification

Beckman Coulter is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.


Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and industrial solutions. Our globally diverse team of 59,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $16.5B in revenue last year. We are ranked #133 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 2,000% over 20 years.

At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders.

Come join our winning team!

Organization: Beckman Coulter - Diagnostics
Job Function: Supply Chain & Logistics
Primary Location: North America-North America-United States-CA-Sacramento
Schedule: Full-time
Req ID: BEC007885