Shipping Attendant

Fort Wayne, IN, USA Req #220
Thursday, July 22, 2021
Avalign produces innovative, high-performance, and cost-effective medical devices with a particular focus on high growth and ingenuity. Our team is growing quickly and proud of the fact that our custom-made devices continue to make a huge difference in the lives of medical professionals and their patients. Our employees are actively involved in the design, engineering and manufacture of technologically advanced medical devices that ensure that we meet our customer’s quality specifications for each product we produce.

Avalign is seeking a Shipping Clerk on 1st shift.  Hours of the position will be 8am to 4:30pm.
 

What You’ll Do:

 

The stockroom shipping attendant position involves activities associated with preparing orders and goods for shipment.  This includes the selection, verification, packaging, labeling, weighing, routing and recording of materials, paperwork and information pertaining to the shipment of company products.

  • Selects goods from finished stock as specified by customer order pick lists.  Verification of all pertinent information including item number, quantity, lot #, etc…associated with the order to be shipped.  
  • Selects appropriate carton and required packaging method of the items to be shipped.  This includes specific customer requests (trays, bags, labels) or methods. 
  • Weighs shipments and prepares the required Fed Ex/ UPS or freight carrier related documents and stages the items for pick-up. 
  • Monitors inventory of required shipping materials and supplies.  Places an order with purchasing as required.
  • Maintains area in a neat and orderly condition. 
  • Assists in other stockroom related areas as required. 
  • Observes all safety procedures and wears all required personal protective equipment.
  • Adhere to all work instructions & company policies as outlined in the Avalign Quality manual.

 

 What You Won’t Do:

  • Feel stuck – we offer great opportunities to advance and learn
  • Get bored – we make custom products, so no day is the same
  • Feel like a number – we’re a close-knit bunch and always have each other’s backs

 

Who you are:

  • A self-starter who thrives in a fast-paced environment
  • A quick learner who is always ready to gain depth of knowledge in manufacturing processes
  • A reliable worker who knows the importance of showing up when it counts
  • Accept assignments with open, cooperative, positive and team-oriented attitudes
  • Able to plan and execute plans across teams
  • Effective communicator, both written and verbal

 

What You Will Need:

  • High School diploma or GED required. 
  • Ability to lift up to 40lbs.
  • Previous work experience in a shipping or manufacturing organization a plus.
  • Self-starter and ability to work in a fast paced environment.

What You’ll Enjoy:

  • Competitive wage and benefits package
  • Employee bonus program
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Vacation and paid holidays
  • Life and AD&D insurance, disability insurance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Great 401k with company match
  • Employee referral program
  • Temperature controlled environment
  • Community involvement investing and giving back to the community
  • Additional free resources such as travel assistance, EAP, etc.

 Avalign conducts a comprehensive background check that includes drug testing
 

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Fort Wayne, IN, USA