07 October 2021
Distribution Technician

Distribution Technician
Northern Miami Area
$15.50 per hour
ttg has been engaged by our partner in the BioTechnology field to find their next Distribution Technician. This individual will be responsible for maintaining the distribution area and performing daily order fulfillment of customer orders which includes retrieving finished goods from inventory and preparing them for shipment per department SOPs and Wis.
Duties and responsibilities
  • Responsible for selecting and retrieving finished goods (ambient temperature and frozen) from the distribution area and/or -80°C freezers to fulfill customer orders.
  • Responsible for the final preparation and packaging of finished goods for shipment to end-users and/or distributors.
  • Receives released finished goods from internal departments and places the grafts in appropriate storage units utilizing computer software (BTM) for physical tissue tracking.
  • Responsible for reconciliation of inventory on a routine basis and FEFO (First Expired, First Out) is maintained.
  • Maintains separate distributor inventories "Bill and Hold" and processes customer orders from that inventory location.
  • Receives customer product returns and electronically returns the allografts in BTM.
  • Creates e-mail communication confirming daily order processing.
  • Prepares international shipping documents and labels such as commercial invoices, EIN numbers, and customs paperwork.
  • Prepares customer packages for courier pick-ups.
  • Processes all internal shipping requests.
  • Creates distribution supply requests on a weekly basis.
  • Ensures that all packages staged for shipping are retrieved by the transport company (FedEx) on a daily basis.
  • High School Diploma is required
  • Minimum of one year experience in tissue banking and/or logistics preferred
  • Any appropriate combination of relevant education, certifications, and/or work experience may be considered
Working Conditions
  • Weekend and/or evening shifts may be required on as needed basis
  • "On Call" on an as needed basis
Physical Requirements
  • Ability to lift packages weighing at least 50 lbs, push, pull, reach bend, and squat motions on an frequent and repetitive basis
  • Dry ice handling